Under the umbrella of the VDMA, we, A+W Software GmbH, are now also part of the umati community. Together we develop standardized cross-company interfaces so that machine communication between heterogeneous plants as well as to higher-level systems becomes fit for the future.
A+W IoT Smart Trace is the first Industry 4.0 data platform being piloted in live operation, to which every machine can be docked via connectors, automatically read out and evaluated. Every charge, every sheet of glass can be tracked through all processing steps, e.g. for quality assurance purposes.
As a glass processor or insulated glass manufacturer, you produce high-quality flat glass products that have to be delivered quickly. Product variety and performance are increasing, yet the lot sizes are usually small: thus we talk about demanding variant production, frequently with lot size one. You've got a handle on this. But is that a sufficient prerequisite for solid business?
Software for Glass
A+W offers software solutions for flat glass businesses of any size with any production environment. Our software is the intelligent backbone of your business.
Through our software, A+W delivers comprehensive solutions for the entire value chain. We specialize in products for flat glass, windows, doors, and automotive glass. Our track record shows accuracy, efficiency and reliability are our strengths.
""The A+W software controls and checks all processes from entry of the order to control of the machines, on through to delivery of the finished products. Thanks to consistent bar code control and the A+W Production Monitors, we always know ..."
Petter Rakvåg, Managing Director and IT-Manager, Rakvåg
"Our production is very well-organized. With its integrated concept, A+W Cantor helps us make our high demands for customer service, reliability, and delivery reliability a reality. [...] Paperless production describes just one aspect of our ..."
Gerhard Vauth, Manager purchasing and IT, dtH Tiemann