APPS (Advanced Production Planning and Scheduling) system is the platform that is implemented in the Better Factory project. APPS aims to provide a complete digital infrastructure needed by manufacturing SMEs to deploy cognitive HRI, logistics automation and optimization, resource optimization and production reconfiguraiton. The architecture of APPS is given in this report, in 3 different architectural views. The aim of this architectural design is to facilitate the understanding of the APPS functionalities and of how to deploy APPS. It also plays a pivotal role for the implementation of the APPS, especially in relation to how the different components are setup in the overall context, as well as what kind of communication is expected between them.
This deliverable is a continuously updated document that will include all the documents needed for the 1st Open Call for applicants. The first version of this deliverable contains the Package of Documents, to select Manufacturing SMEs/Mid-Caps (via the Expression of Interest), and validate Artists and Technology Suppliers. The documents include […]
This deliverable reports on RAMP (Robotics and Automation Marketplace), an online platform that aims to accelerate production through the use of robotics, and the data that is collected, mainly concerning information of the companies that sign up there. The way that sensitive, and especially personal, data is respected and protected […]
This deliverable reports on Better Factory’s Dissemination and Communication Plan, as defined in Task 6.3.(Marketing of project results) of Work Package 6 (Dissemination and Marketing), providing an update onactivities since the previous reporting period, including updates to the strategy. In particular, notable activities have included the promotion of the 1st […]