Step by Step to a Smart Factory – Industry 4.0 at cms electronics

At cms electronics the implementation measures for digital and networked control of production are managed with the project iTEP - Integrated Traceability Excellence Program. The company follows a 5-step plan.

For a good decade cms electronics has been dealing with Industry 4.0, the digitization of its own production for manufacturing of electronic components and modules. On the customer side, the demand for more digital and networked control of production is steadily increasing and has turned from a "nice to have" to a "must" when placing new orders.

With the project "iTEP - Integrated Traceability Excellence Program" cms electronics controls the implementation of the digitization measures. iTEP specifies the rules of communication between the ERP, the MES and the shop floor and combines the various components. cms electronics follows a 5-step plan.

How the 5-step plan is implemented at cms electronics and what advantages iTEP brings for customers can be found in the detailed article. Request here the whole article as a pdf.