The well-known MES topics, such as transparency and traceability as well as worker guidance, are increasingly being supplemented by machine and sensor integration. Evaluation, Reporting and analysis of data from several sources in real-time and providing feedback for process improvement are fundamental. Innovative solutions to meet today’s demands providing flexibility and adaptability to changing production processes.
SAP Manufacturing and SAP Leonardo from SAP not only have extensive functional standards, but also possibilities to scale to your needs.
MES – SAP Manufacturing Suite
- SAP ME (SAP Manufacturing Execution) is an entirety configurable MES focusing on discrete manufacturing processes. It is the only solution on the market that provides a comprehensive standard integration with SAP ERP.
- SAP MII (SAP Manufacturing Integration and Intelligence) can either be a stand-alone platform for manufacturing operations management for the process industry or be used for integration, functional and UI extension in bundle with SAP ME.
- SAP Plant Connectivity connect machines to the MES and enterprise systems and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) – with SAP Plant Connectivity. The manufacturing automation software uses open platform communication (OPC) standards to help you transmit and enrich machine data across your equipment landscape. Seamlessly connect your equipment to SAP MII, SAP ERP, SAP EWM, and MES solutions to take full advantage of IIoT and machine-to-machine (M2M) capabilities.
- Digital Manufacturing Insight (DMI) complements and extends SAP’s existing on premise solution portfolio for digital manufacturing (SAP ME/MII) by bringing the solution footprint to the cloud. This new, cloud-based offering provides real-time, end-to-end visibility and manufacturing operations, physically connected assets, as well as production efficiency in one easy and scalable solution. DMI allows to analyze and compare manufacturing performance across multiple sites.