Addressing Connectivity Challenges of Disparate Data Sources in Smart Manufacturing
By Alan Weber, Vice President New Product Innovations, Cimetrix, Inc.
The key messages of this presentation include Data collection being the principal enabling technology for maintaining a Smart Factory’s “digital twin”, and the diversity of data sources in Smart Manufacturing environments is growing, not shrinking.
SEMI Standards Support for Smart Manufacturing
By: Alan Weber, Vice President New Product Innovations, Cimetrix Inc.
When the industry needed more capabilities to support emerging Advanced Process Control (APC) applications, The GEM (Generic Equipment Model) standards were born. Now every electronics manufacturing line is looking for ways to connect machines to achieve Smart Manufacturing. Established industry standards can enable cost-effective connectivity.