The following abbreviations are used in the software:

Production data acquisition is used for the information that usually cannot be acquired by a machine.

Data Warehouse - This separate database stores the data collected by the MES system in a compact form. The database can be available on site, globally on the intranet or in the cloud.

End of Line - The end of a production line. This is an exit point of the workplace at which a finished product or scrap is carried out.

Enterprise Ressource Planning.

Okay parts (produced parts without defects).

Not okay parts (produced parts with defects).

Key Performance Indicator.

Machine Data Collection.

Manufacturing Execution System.

Overall Equipment Effectiveness.

Programmable Logic Controller.

Small load carrier.