ADVANCED PLANNING AND SCHEDULING
ADVANCED PLANNING AND SCHEDULING WITH DELFOI PLANNER
Delfoi Planner is a user-friendly and visual production planning solution to optimize your production. It replaces spreadsheet applications that are still frequently used in production scheduling. Delfoi Planner dramatically improves planning transparency and delivery reliability, shortens production lead times an minimizes work in progress.
INCREASED VISIBILITY OF OPERATIONS
Delfoi’s Advanced Planning and Scheduling (APS) solution provides visibility for complex operations. All interest groups have instant access to the scheduling software via internet no matter where they are located. Thanks to it’s scalability the same software is well suited also for small job shops. User experience represent best-in-class. The software is easy to use and therefore reduces planning time from several hours to just few minutes.
Delfoi Planner: visual Gantt for advanced planning and scheduling.
Delfoi Planner is a transparent, web- and cloud-based Advanced Planning and Scheduling (APS) software which uniquely includes manufacturing execution (MES) and capacity forecasting (SOP) capability. The advanced planning and scheduling software is well suited for discrete and project type manufacturing, service and maintenance operations.
Delfoi Planner can easily be integrated into ERP systems using robust and proven interfaces. The most significant benefits for utilizing Delfoi Planner are drastically reduced planning time and ease of use.
The visual Gantt chart allows for easy planning by using drag-and-drop functionality. The software includes a range of advanced scheduling algorithms for optimizing the production. While planning, one can always utilize synchronized and up-to-date manufacturing data. Compared to legacy systems, like MS Excel, with Delfoi Planner a new plan is ready in minutes instead of hours.
Delfoi’s advanced scheduling software can dramatically reduce production lead times, minimize work in progress and improve delivery accuracy. The cloud-based solution is easy to deploy, and it enhances transparency of planning between production units and sales departments, and other interest groups of the company – globally.
Proven benefits for your organization:
- shortens lead times by 50%, improves delivery accuracy from 60 to 95%, with less inventory and faster delivery, minimizes WIP and inventory by 20-30%, increases capacity by 25-50%
- decreases planning time to 1/3, provides on-line/real-time visibility, easier change management, longer and more accurate planning horizon
- Best user interface in the market: Delfoi Planner is considered a most user friendly and easy to use solution in the market. The application is very intuitive to use and the system set-up and configuration is very fast and easy for advanced admin users.
- integrates advanced planning and scheduling, project planning and shop floor user interface seamlessly in one solution. This enables real-time transparency for planning and execution.
- Native web-solution. The web-based solution ensures easy access, transparency of planning and lower software life cycle costs. Delfoi Planner can be provided from Delfoi’s cloud with TSL/SSL-security, back-up and replication services. Delfoi Planner SaaS makes implementation, training and testing cost efficient, easy and fast.
- Advanced Planning and Scheduling (APS)
Delfoi Planner offers a solution for scheduling and optimizing production orders. Changing a schedule is fast and easy with several options for timing orders with backward and forward scheduling and with easy drag-and-drop functions in the Gantt chart. Planner can re-schedule a single operation, selected production orders or execute full optimization. Concurrent planners can work simultaneously with a plan.
- Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES)
Delfoi Planner offers a simplified shop-floor user interface for confirming and reporting operations. Work instructions, quantity and other production notes can be viewed and reported through the digital work orders. Mobile MES interface is supported in Android, Windows and iOS tablet and smartphones.
- HR-planning and KPI-reporting
Delfoi Planner includes HR-planning (skills, shifts, availability, planning and monitoring) and KPI reporting (lead time, WIP, delivery accuracy, planned vs actual, quantity, utilization)
- Sales & Operations Planning (SOP)
Delfoi Planner’s SOP module enables flexible and transparent capacity forecast planning between sales and production. Forecast capacity planning, rough cut capacity planning and finite capacity planning with shop floor control are uniquely combined within the same software.
- Open REST-API
Delfoi Planner has open REST (.json) application interface for Partners, Integrators and Advanced customers.