Preserving Security and Operator Safety
To improve customer satisfaction by minimizing downtime of automated optical inspection machines while preserving security and safety.
PTCPTC is a global provider of technology platforms and solutions that transform how companies create, operate, and service the "things" in the Internet of Things (IoT). The company's next-generation ThingWorx technology platform gives developers the tools they need to capture, analyze, and capitalize on the vast amounts of data being generated by smart, connected products and systems. The company's field-proven solutions are deployed in more than 26,000 businesses worldwide to generate a product or service advantage. PTC's award-winning CEO, considered an industry thought leader, co-authored the definitive guides to the impact of the IoT on business in the Harvard Business Review.
Equipment & Machinery
Orbotech designs, develops, manufactures, markets, and services yield-enhancing and production solutions for specialized applications in the supply chain of the electronics industry. The company’s products include Automated Optical Inspection (AOI), production and process control systems for printed circuit boards (PCBs), and AOI test and repair systems for flat panel displays (FPDs). Orbotech also markets computer-aided manufacturing and engineering (CAM) solutions for PCB production.
- CONNECTIVITY PROTOCOLS
Orbotech’s use of PTC Axeda software, marketed as Secora, can now remotely service and support their automated optical inspection machines in ensuring high availability and preserving security and operator safety.
- DATA COLLECTED
Communication Performance, Downtime, Production Efficiency, Service Lifecycle, Tracking Of Assets
- SOLUTION TYPE
- SOLUTION MATURITY
Mature (technology has been on the market for > 5 years)
- OPERATIONAL IMPACT
Impact #1 [Efficiency Improvement - Issue Response]
Improved response time. Reduced travel events.
Impact #2 [Efficiency Improvement - Issue Response]
Resolved complex issues faster by connecting technical experts from various parts of the world for collaboration.
Impact #3 [Efficiency Improvement - Maintenance]
Improved pre-dispatch diagnostics, reducing false parts demand.
- QUANTITATIVE BENEFIT
- USE CASES
Visual Quality DetectionVisual Quality Detection refers to the use of vision for automatic inspection, process control and robot guidance in an industrial environment.Quality assurance systems utilize RFID, sensors, video monitoring, remote information distribution and cloud solutions on the production line to streamline inspection procedures, improve decision making, and reduce costs driven by quality defects.