Shop Management Software

Global Shop Solutions' Cloud ERP Eliminates Need for On-Premise Servers

IMTS Spark: Designed to eliminate the need of on-premise servers and the costly IT support they demand, Global Shop Solutions’ cloud-based ERP software was specifically created with manufacturers in mind.

Shop Management Software

Epicor 10.2.600 ERP Software Features Improved Productivity Tools

IMTS Spark: The 10.2.600 release of Epicor’s enterprise resource planning (ERP) software simplifies work for greater productivity, provides greater access to data and automates critical business processes.

Shop Management Software

ECI's Order Snapshot Automates Order Status Updates for Small, Medium-Size Businesses

ECI Software Solutions offers Order Snapshot to its M1 enterprise resource planning (ERP) users.

Shop Management Software

KeyedIn Manufacturing ERP Software Enables Job Shops To Adapt to Rising Order Volume

KeyedIn Manufacturing (KIM) 6.0, is designed to enable machine shops and captive job shops to fulfill orders more quickly with lower production costs and improved profit margins.

Shop Management Software

ERP Makes Documentation Fast, Paperless

Touchscreen interfaces and digitized part and job data are the latest examples of an aerospace manufacturer taking advantage of its shop management software.  

CNC & Machine Controls

CNC Machine Shop Reaps Benefits of Hiring an IT Person

A database guru combined off-the-shelf technology with an elaborate proprietary shop management software to drive efficiency throughout all areas of a machine shop.

Shop Management Software

How Job Shops Can Generate Accurate Quotes in Minutes

New geometry-driven quoting technology lets job shops generate quotes in as little as 15 minutes. It enables them to respond faster to RFQs, drastically reduces time wasted on jobs they don’t get, and lets them focus on more profitable work.

Shop Management Software

Facilitating Remote Work, Social Distancing with ERP Systems

As long as shops take steps to prepare, they can use their ERP systems to enable many employees to work from home and increase social distance for those who need to be in the shop during the coronavirus pandemic.

Data-Driven Manufacturing

Video: The Impact of Artificial Intelligence (AI) on Manufacturing and Machining

The machine tool monitoring that many CNC machining facilities are doing today could be a first step toward their use of machine learning. In this conversation, MMS’s “Data Matters” columnist Matt Danford speculates on the coming role of AI for refining machining processes.  

Shop Management Software

CNC Machine Shop Captures Its Conversations

This shop found a way to make job quoting a better, faster process. The next step was improving shop communication.