Category : Manufacturing Software

Custom Terminology in Manufacturing Software

“We need to change everywhere it says ‘Product’ to ‘Asset’.” “They want to see the word ‘Scrap’ instead of ‘Waste’.” “Under Locations … let’s see … they store assets in vans and warehouses, but since the warehouses have shelves and bins and the vans don’t, and the vans aren’t physically attached…

A Spreadsheet Is Not A Database

There are some serious misconceptions about how to best use certain types of software. It’s rather common now to see CEOs, financial wizards and others use presentation software as simply a place for their notes. Too often, what’s on the screen could have been given to the audience members to…