Oracle Manufacturing Operations Center is a pioneering new solution for manufacturers that will allow better efficiency and quality by providing increased shop floor visibility. This is accomplished with sophisticated operational analytics along with a standardized and simplified integration between the Enterprise Resource Planning and Shop Floor. Built on next generation architecture and the ISA-95 reference model, Oracle Manufacturing Operations Center resides between the Enterprise Resource Planning and the shop floor to integrate the periodic and transactional world of Enterprise Resource Planning with the real-time, fragmented world of shop floor manufacturing equipment and production units.

Benefits:

  • Shift from periodic reporting to Real-Time Performance Management
  • Consistently apply performance metrics across the entire Enterprise
  • Plan and schedule to realistic equipment capacity and adjust operations in real-time

Foundation for Continuous Improvement in Manufacturing Operations

Manufacturing Operations Center connects to the existing infrastructure on the plant floor, gathers raw data and builds business context by leveraging information available in Enterprise Resource Planning and MES applications and converting it into useful information for business users. The solution enables Plant Managers and their staff to monitor production operations in real-time and provides a data and analytics infrastructure for running Lean and Six Sigma Continuous Improvement programs.

Features and Benefits

Contextualize Plant Floor Data and Synchronize with Enterprise Resource Planning
Oracle Manufacturing Operations Center provides an abstraction layer between Enterprise Resource Planning and the shop floor and continuously collects high-resolution operational data and adds meaningful business context such as the Work Order/Recipe, Customer Order, date and time, and other operational details. In addition, it enables the contextualized transactional data to be synchronized with Enterprise Resource Planning, eliminating manual data entry and reducing human errors and inaccuracies.

Provide Real-Time Intelligence for Plant Operations
Oracle Manufacturing Operations Center enables Plant Managers and Floor Supervisors to monitor production performance in real-time. By utilizing role based dashboards business users can easily get to the most relevant information such as Throughput, Availability, and Overall Equipment Effectiveness, etc. Oracle Manufacturing Operations Center enables drill down through the equipment, product, and time hierarchies for root cause analysis.

Leverage Next Generation Manufacturing Operations Architecture
Oracle Manufacturing Operations Center is built on a next generation manufacturing operations architecture that is open, scalable and extensible. It leverages the latest in Oracle’s Fusion Middleware technology including components such as Oracle BI Enterprise Edition, Oracle Service-Oriented Architecture Suite and Oracle data integration tools.