The Evolution of MES:
From the Monolithic Systems of the Past to Agile Cloud-Based Systems of Tomorrow
Manufacturing execution systems (MES) are all about maximizing productivity with the equipment and employees an organization already has.
With the rapid advancement of MES and related technologies, it has become increasingly difficult for manufacturers to define what they need and want out of an MES and how to best utilize an ever-evolving array of MES tools to maximize plant productivity and prepare for future system needs.
This white paper examines where MES began, where the technology is going, and how to get the most out of MES systems today.