Machine learning utilizes analytical data to discover insights that can create a more efficient manufacturing process and solve problems in a matter of seconds. These tools can be used in countless constructive ways in the manufacturing industry.
Adam Russell, Global Operations Master Black Belt explains how Tate & Lyle deploys Continuous Improvement (CI) tools, including Minitab and Salford Predictive Modeler (SPM), to challenging engineering and manufacturing problems.
Rafael's previous employers used Minitab, giving him ample opportunity to figure out how to define experiments and variables to optimize detergent formulas most effectively. But Rafael's new employers didn't use Minitab. His boss challenged him to prove results before considering the investment.
The convergence of the widespread deployment of low-cost sensors, cloud and greater computer power has brought together a multitude of connected devices which can monitor, collect, exchange, analyze and deliver insight like never before.