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.
The purpose of this document is to provide the overview of what approaches RAMP has in place to protect the users and companies in RAMP, especially in regard to their collaboration with other companies within the platform. The document is not concerned with the technical aspects (e.g. technical means for […]
This document aims to act as an “Integration of the APM in the RAMP Marketplace and a guide how to use it” and is the output of Task “T1.2 Factory digital twin designer”, M1-M45. The Advanced Plant Model (APM) is a system developed by INESC TEC that aims to provide […]
Usability is important for the adoption of any system, especially for web-based platforms. RAMP is meant to be easily used online by Manufacturing SMEs and Providers in the automation value chain (i.e., System integration, Automation Systems, Robotics developers, Consultants, etc.), and, as such, usability should be considerably taken into account. […]