What is Management?
Management of metal forming and fabricating operations includes deep knowledge of processes, products and personnel. The industry provides much training and support for properly managing such operations.
What is Software—ERP, MRP and Other?
Management software--ERP, MRP and other--help manufacturers streamline their producton processes and optimize production efficiency. Enterprise resource planning (ERP) software encompasses production planning, scheduling and inventory management, and centralizes information and workflow processes through data management. Materials requirements planning (MRP) software provides a tool for measuring and forecasting material needs, to help manage inventory and ensure optimal material flow through the plant.
Internet of Things Experience for Manufacturers: Software, Sensors and Controls