Capturing Tribal Knowledge in an Integrated Factory
How often are the steps to quote, design and build products within your company contained in tribal knowledge? It is not unusual for the knowledge to accurately quote, design, generate routings, and schedule effectively to be stored within key personnel. No one wants to lose good employees or stumble while they are not available during the quoting, engineering, and manufacturing workflow process. There are steps and software technology that can capture this tribal knowledge reducing the risk from losing key personnel. This article explains the steps and software technology that can be incorporated that can help your company achieve an Industry 4.0 integrated factory environment.