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multi site deployments

Global communication network concept. Multi-site MES program
Discrete manufacturing August 25, 2022
Challenges of multi-site implementation projects and how to overcome them

The total cost of ownership of a multi-site MES project is inevitably higher than that of a single site. What are the other challenges of rolling out an MES across multiple, global sites and how can they be overcome?

Global communication network concept. Multi-site MES program
Discrete manufacturing July 28, 2022
The Business Case and Benefits of a Multi-site MES Program

Before a multi-site MES project can be undertaken, the potential business benefits of the MES program must be defined.

Global communication network concept. Multi-site MES program
Discrete manufacturing June 8, 2022
All you need to know to succeed in Multi-site MES program

A multi-site MES roll-out affects multiple stakeholders and processes. Although it is a complex system, this series of blogs will take you step by step through the challenges and opportunities it offers. It will explain the options available to you and how to create a pathway to implementation that fits with your business and wider strategic goals. It will provide you with the information and tools you need to start your journey to Industry 4.0 – explaining the mindset and approach that will ensure your success.

containers for MES deployment
Discrete manufacturing January 18, 2021
Modern MES – Are Containers the Way to Go?

One technology which is becoming extremely popular is the ‘containerization’ of applications; the most popular provider of containers being Docker. Our goal here it is to establish how applications or functions within larger applications can be created, modified and deployed better when they are containerized and the fact that this is much a cheaper and faster option for the organization which intends to use the applications.