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Formation Systems Pioneers Product Design Collaboration For The Process Industries


Process manufacturing’s daunting mix of constraints has kept many software vendors away. Privately held Formation Systems takes up the challenge with Optiva, a suite targeted at cost-saving opportunities in the product development cycle.

optivec  chains. Analysis Formation Systems'' Optiva suite spans a broad range of applications aimed at strategic areas of product design, marketing, sourcing, and management. Table 1 gives the modules that make up Optiva. The modules can be selectively purchased and configured to best fit product development information and process needs: Table 1 : Product Information: Optiva 3.5 Module Purpose Optiva/WorkBench Manage formulas, materials and all related information in a central knowledge repository Read More

Process Manufacturing: Ensuring Food Safety through Active HACCP Management


As a result of publicized food contamination and product recalls, food safety regulations are under increasing scrutiny. Process manufacturers in the food and beverage industry may soon be facing stricter rules. But food manufacturers can prevent contamination by using existing technology to automate and ensure the effectiveness of the hazard analysis and critical control point (HACCP) food safety program. Learn more.

optivec  visibility with Infor PLM Optiva Managing production equipment with Infor EAM Acting instantly with Infor Event Management Conclusion   Executive summary Food contamination and product recalls continue to be big news. The results of food contamination can be grim indeed: numerous illnesses and deaths, not to mention the loss of profits and reputation for the process manufacturers involved. In 2008, the root causes of various recalls covered a wide range of issues that included material tampering, Read More

Case Study: Cadbury plc


To reduce time to market and realize the full value of its intellectual property, Cadbury plc needed to ensure compliance with government regulations. The company launched a long-term data management strategy, which included storing all data in a central repository—a product lifecycle management (PLM) system. Find out how Cadbury not only ensured compliance but also improved its response to consumer and customer queries.

optivec  it chose Infor PLM Optiva as its technical data management system for several reasons. Because the software enabled the design of high-quality processes at each stage of development throughout the product lifecycle, Cadbury knew it could effectively reduce risks and ensure regulatory compliance. Infor''s solution also interfaced with Cadbury''s chosen ERP system for centrally storing technical data. Finally, Infor PLM Optiva was capable of handling a broader range of data types than competitive systems. Read More

Recommendations for Users of Acquired Enterprise Resource Planning Systems


The added value of both SSA Global and Infor is that existing users of relatively small and dubious ERP products should now gain the benefits of synergistic software developments from other ERP siblings.

optivec  not customers of Infor Optiva should request regular product development plan updates from Infor, and make contingency plans if they believe that the product''s planned evolution will not meet their needs. Formation''s exceptional product lifecycle management (PLM) functionality for batch-manufacturing process manufacturers, along with Optiva''s open character, will necessarily be maintained, and customers of ERP products other than Infor''s Adage and Blending will continue to benefit from the integration Read More

Case Study: Rich Products Corporation


Rich’s legacy IT systems could not interoperate with platforms and applications among departments, preventing a single, centralized view of the product development process and limiting collaboration. The company decided it needed a new product lifecycle management (PLM) system to integrate and accelerate PLM processes. Rich’s new system supports research and development (R&D), formula management, and more.

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