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Nuno Fernandes


Nuno Fernandes is Product Owner and Scheduling Specialist at Critical Manufacturing

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Discrete manufacturing August 4, 2020
APS Goes Native in MES for Industry 4.0

For Industry 4.0 to have its full impact, Advanced Production Planning and Scheduling (APS) must be a MES native capability. Meeting the demands of a high-mix, constantly changing automated and digitized Industry 4.0 environment, MES is the single application that can fully embody APS. With it, you gain speed, accuracy and the execution necessary to optimize plant performance.

Discrete manufacturing May 13, 2020
Success Factors for Shop Floor Scheduling

A good scheduling will be integrated with both business and production systems, to provide the ability to quickly respond to changes in demand, and employ the necessary iterations in operations for accurate execution.