Lean vs. Six Sigma – What’s the Difference?

Lean vs. Six Sigma – What’s the Difference?

What’s the difference between Lean vs. Six Sigma? Six Sigma eliminates defects and waste while improving quality and efficiency inevitably improving business processes. Lean streamlines manufacturing and production processes by cutting out unnecessary and...
How to Leverage Data Visualization in Manufacturing?

How to Leverage Data Visualization in Manufacturing?

How can you keep up in manufacturing without data to provide helpful insights into your factory floor? Once data is gathered, how can you use data visualization in manufacturing? Data visualization can help point out patterns and help to not overlook those patterns....
Manufacturing Software: The Rise of the Smart Factory

Manufacturing Software: The Rise of the Smart Factory

What Kinds of Software are Needed Most in Manufacturing? The manufacturing industry is buzzing with connectivity, data-integration, and smart technologies. As the latest industrial revolution, Industry 4.0, starts to gain ground, you may wonder what this means for the...
How To Use Business Intelligence In Manufacturing

How To Use Business Intelligence In Manufacturing

Business intelligence software has never been a hotter tool for just about every industry. Recent acquisitions of major providers, like Tableau, have highlighted just how valuable businesses view technology that helps businesses organize, sort, and make sense of their...
How is IoT Useful in Manufacturing?

How is IoT Useful in Manufacturing?

Smart manufacturing, Industry 4.0, big data, the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) — however you refer to the advent of cloud computing, affordable sensors and connected machines and devices, they are changing manufacturing in profound ways. This blog will outline...