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2019-06-21 MPDV founds subsidiary for Artificial Intelligence with PerfectPattern

MPDV founds subsidiary for Artificial Intelligence with PerfectPattern
Together with PerfectPattern from Munich, the software company MPDV has founded the subsidiary AIMES (Artificial Intelligence for Manufacturing Excellence... Go to press info

2019-03-06 MPDV awarded as Top 10 MES Solution Provider

MPDV awarded as Top 10 MES Solution Provider
MPDV is honored to have been selected as one of the “Top 10 MES Solution Providers – 2018” by the American magazine Manufacturing Technology Insights. Go to press info

2019-02-21 Cutting edge data collection with OPC-UA, MQTT & Co

Cutting edge data collection with OPC-UA, MQTT & Co
Even in times of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), the collection of real-time data in the shop floor is an important topic. So far, no general standard for machine connection has been found, even though OPC-UA is regarded as a hot candidate. Therefore, Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) like HYDRA from MPDV need a great number of interfaces. Go to press info

2018-12-20 Design the IT for the Smart Factory on your own

Design the IT for the Smart Factory on your own
As the foundation for the Smart Factory, MPDV's Manufacturing Integration Platform (MIP) is the link between many established applications in a manufacturing company. The programming language is here irrelevant to implement these applications. The use of the supplied MIP services – i. e. the API – turns these applications into Manufacturing Apps (mApps). Go to press info

2018-12-14 FMEA supports the inspection planning

FMEA supports the inspection planning
The interlocking of product development and production must also be reflected in IT. For this reason, MPDV extends their function range of the Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA) in the Manufacturing Execution System (MES) HYDRA. Go to press info

2018-11-23 Implement company-specific MES requirements

Implement company-specific MES requirements
Even though MPDV's Manufacturing Execution System HYDRA provides all standard market func-tions, users need suitable tools to configure and customize the system to company-specific re-quirements. The MES Development Suite offers the user various options to do so and recently we have added another tool. Go to press info

2018-10-05 MES Highlights at the IMTS 2018 - With MES a Smart Factory is possible

MES Highlights at the IMTS 2018 - With MES a Smart Factory is possible
The IMTS was buzzing with active IT and Production Management looking for a way to make their shop floor paperless and get started building a Smart Factory. Go to press info

2018-08-07 Product availability of the Manufacturing Integration Platform

Product availability of the Manufacturing Integration Platform
The market for production IT is constantly on the move and Industry 4.0 demands for more flexbility than many systems can provide today. That is why MPDV introduces the first ambassador for production IT 4.0 to the market. As of this week, MIP is available on the market. Go to press info

2018-06-01 Integration of machines, robots and production IT

Integration of machines, robots and production IT
In times of Industry 4.0, all production resources must be consistently integrated. Manufacturing IT supports this in the form of Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES). FANUC and MPDV have recently signed a cooperation agreement to expand each other's product portfolio. Go to press info

2018-03-21 MPDV’s MES experts invited to IIC panel discussion on IIoT

MPDV’s MES experts invited to IIC panel discussion on IIoT
The MES Experts of MPDV USA Inc. showed top business performance in 2017. This is also reflected in a continuous growth in employees. In order to participate in shaping the future, the CSO of MPDV USA Inc. discussed IIoT standards with other experts during the IIC IIoT World Tour Event in San Francisco, CA. Go to press info

2018-03-07 Mobile collection of inspection data

Mobile collection of inspection data
MPDV's new app for mobile inspection data collection provides more flexibility and ergonomics for in-production inspections. Go to press info

2018-02-21 Optimized inspection processes with MES HYDRA

Optimized inspection processes with MES HYDRA
Manufacturing companies need flexible inspection processes to meet individual requirements. New functions in the MES HYDRA from MPDV support the user in the efficient processing of inspections in production, in test laboratories, in the processing of incoming goods and in the calibration of measuring instruments. Go to press info

2018-02-14 Think ahead and know where MES pays

Think ahead and know where MES pays
Investments need to be thoroughly considered – that also goes for software in the production environment. For this purpose, MPDV has developed the online tool ROI Analyzer: It offers manufacturing companies an easy and quick option to calculate the potential return on investment (ROI) of a Manufacturing Execution System (MES) before implementing one. Go to press info

2018-02-06 HYDRA guideline – now also available in English

HYDRA guideline – now also available in English
In the course of Industry 4.0, the importance of Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) has greatly increased – not only in Germany but worldwide. In order to satisfy the international demand for practical MES literature, MPDV now issues the English edition of the popular textbook "MES-Kompendium – Ein Leitfaden am Beispiel von HYDRA" published by Springer Verlag. Go to press info

2018-02-03 40 years of MPDV - MES experts celebrate anniversary

40 years of MPDV - MES experts celebrate anniversary
An IT company celebrating its 40th anniversary: This is a long time - even in the conservative manufacturing industry. The MES experts of MPDV can be proud of her company jubilee. Go to press info

2014-04-15 New SMA application with „Smart Glasses“

New SMA application with „Smart Glasses“
At this year´s Hannover Messe, MPDV presents a new application of its Smart MES Applications: smart glasses visualize important information from the MES HYDRA – foremen are instantly informed about unforeseen events and can react immediately... Go to press info