Real-time Performance Visibility
Valor’s Manufacturing Visibility Dashboard Solution provides real-time performance visibility. Valor’s dashboards display the key performance indicators (KPIs) that enable critical visibility into each specific operational environment. The dashboards quickly identify trends or patterns in-progress, and help derive the insights needed for early corrective action. The dashboard displays real-time and historical machine, line, and factory level KPIs such as OEE, changeover time, first pass yield, nozzle/feeders errors, scrap and material consumption, and more. Valor or its customers also can create custom dashboards to suit individual manufacturing needs and specific KPIs.
Real-time Process Visibility and Closed Loop Control
Valor also provides real-time process visibility and closed-loop control. Using advanced machine interfaces and real-time data collection, combined with material management, Valor can provide advanced functionality, such as feeder setup verification, material traceability, screen printer setup verification, feeder/tooling maintenance, paperless and analytical repair loops, work order and WIP tracking, moisture sensitive device monitoring and control, and more.
Real-time Drill Down Visibility
Valor’s quality management system is a shop floor traceability and control system designed to improve visibility to quality data, and process metrics from the manufacturing floor. Quality data and WIP can be viewed in real-time as products move through the factory. Additionally, Valor provides the tools needed to analyze test and inspection results, and to manage and enforce repair loops for optimal process control and tracking. Utilizing the tools offered by Valor, users can increase profitability by bringing real-time visibility to their process, therefore improving the response to negative changes in critical yield and DPMO data. This visibility provides Web-based pivot table-based reporting for analysis of test and inspection results, WIP tracking, root cause analysis, yield improvements, and data for corrective actions.
Technical Resources Corporation will have information about the above manufacturing visibility and management software tools available. According to Frank Mascetti, TRC’s President, “We’re delighted to be part of this inaugural event for the Space Coast SMTA Chapter. They have an outstanding chapter with excellent leadership and management and are now drawing people from across the State to their events and meetings.” Stop by the booth at the SMTA Space Coast Expo for more details.
About Valor Computerized Systems, Inc.
Valor Computerized Systems, Inc. is a global provider of productivity improvement software across the printed circuit board manufacturing supply chain. The company’s software solutions simulate, optimize, monitor and control the PCB production lifecycle, enabling customers to manufacture PCBs for electronic products more efficiently, cost effectively and with better quality. Valor helps PCB layout designers test and validate the PCB design before it is sent for manufacturing. It provides the bare-board manufacturers with CAM (Genesis) tools to better plan and execute the fabrication process. Finally, the company assists PCB assemblers worldwide to better manage their cost structure with leading process planning (vPlan) tools, shop floor monitoring and control software solutions (vManage), and test results and quality information management solutions (vCheck). For more information, visit http://www.valor.com.
About Technical Resources Corporation, Inc.
Technical Resources Corporation has been in business for 16 years serving the Florida and Carribean markets for such market leaders as: DEK, Assembleon (Philips), Vitronics Soltec, Aqueous Technologies, Koh Young, Christopher Associates, Valor, Teradyne, VJ ElectroniX, KIC, Henkel, Inovaxe, Cavist, Bliss, Pentagon EMS, Austin American Technologies and IPTE. The company offers a synergistic product portfolio, focusing on total customer solutions to electronics manufacturing, repair and inspection technologies. More information can be found at http://www.trcflorida.com.