Full business integration requires integration of accounting, production planning and business analysis systems in real-time. Hexagon Manufacturing is achieving this goal by integrating their CAD/CAM software in sheet metal manufacturing processes. Software package has several modules integrated in one database. Raw material prices are updated in real-time basis, and as a result quotes are reflecting current business conditions. Protecting the data, which can be sensitive in nature, is given due attention and follows all best-practice recommendations. With this system, Hexagon is able to digitally integrate their whole business process.
- A lot of manufacturers want to connect live views of their profitability analysis connected to their accounting system.
- Enhancements of the activity baskets make it possible to have all projects within a few clicks.
- New measures are also in place to safeguard the storing of both customers and employee data.
“activity baskets can be controlled via the barcode system with specific manufacturing ranges or via touchscreens”
Read more: https://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2020/07/integrated-cad-cam-design-and-manufacturing-execution-solution/