Visibility Schedule Advisor is an add-on graphical scheduling application that can be used with Visibility. It interacts with the current Shop Floor and Work in Process applications, allowing a user to compare scheduled and planned production to available capacity. This product also manipulates shop routing operations, capacity, and production schedules in order to identify and correct scheduling issues.
Schedule Advisor allows you to see the reality of your shop floor and make adjustments as needed to resolve capacity issues.
Schedule Advisor provides comprehensive shop floor control capabilities to enable full definition of routings along with primary and alternate work centers, man/machine resource costing capabilities and the ability to manage sub-contracted operations.
Schedule Advisor allows for more efficient production on the shop floor by allowing users to manage shop floor load and work stations, identify bottlenecks, plan for preventative maintenance, adjust for unplanned machine downtime, meet production deadlines, and keep customers happy.
Schedule Advisor enhances your visibility into plant level scheduling and utilization and provides tools to react in real time as needed. Its dashboard functionality allows your shop floor users to see production schedules from their work stations. Planners can adjust production schedules as needed by dragging and dropping work orders to alternate dates and/or work stations.
Schedule Advisor augments the already robust finite scheduling capabilities within Visibility ERP. It enables production planners to know in advance that their schedules are achieving optimal efficiency and is a tool to assist with strategic decision making. By react in in real time, Schedule Advisor allows you to identify and correct scheduling issues and pivot quickly when the need arises.
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