Visual Knowledge Share Enables Creation of Paperless SOPs, Work Instructions
IMTS Spark: Visual Knowledge Share (VKS) offers work instruction software designed to enable shops to become more lean and ready for Industry 4.0.
Visual Knowledge Share (VKS) offers work instruction software designed to enable shops to become more lean and ready for Industry 4.0. The VKS system converts standard operating procedures into a paperless step-by-step format, with images, videos and annotations. Each of the company’s VKS software packages adds capabilities to those core functionalities.
VKS Lite enables users to create and share visual work instructions with the entire shop floor in minutes, the company says. VKS Pro uses Smart Forms to create quality checklists, generate reports and view live KPIs. VKS Enterprise provides integration of the system into a shop’s enterprise resource planning (ERP) or manufacturing execution system (MES). VKS Connect provides Smart Tool add-ons enabling, for example, capturing torque value and collecting data from test benches.
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