Category : Production Scheduling Software

‘Roll Your Own’ Software; Worth It?

At some point in almost every discussion about purchasing software for a business, someone will think or even say, “Why not just make our own? I mean, we have all these IT people … it should be easy for one of them. Won’t take any time at all and it’ll save…

Production Scheduling Software: Not Just for Automated Manufacturing

For a year or so, from 2000 to 2001, I worked in a facility having hundreds of workers and almost zero automated processes in manufacturing. Faraday was a company that turned 125 that year, manufacturing synchronized clocks, modular and customized fire alarm control panels, and horns and strobes for those…