OEE: Bridging the Software and Process Divide

According to GE, Proficy OEE is software designed to link measurement and improvement of manufacturing processes. The software reportedly leverages other Proficy applications that continuously monitor equipment to deliver OEE information through a role-based dashboard designed to simplify real-time decision-making. The equipment analysis provided is said to help manufacturers improve equipment performance and, thereby, increase efficiency and productivity on the shop floor.