factorie.io and UMAS Announce Strategic Alliance to Strengthen Digital Manufacturing

This alliance seeks to maximise man and machine throughput by digitally tracking manufacturing process flow and critical to quality parameters.

Online PR News – 31-January-2021 – NEW DELHI – Unique MOST Applications and Solutions P Ltd in Pune (UMAS) and factorie Intelligent Operations P Ltd in New Delhi (factorie.io) today announced they have entered into an agreement for a strategic alliance. Alliance seeks to provide manufacturers with realtime insights from connected factories for maximising operational efficiency by tracking man and machine throughput.

“The Alliance combines the startup agility and digital technology of factorie.io with the industrial engineering experience of UMAS to provide AI algorithms that support dynamic decisions in operations, man-shift budgeting and lean supply chain to manufacturers for implementing Industry 4.0,” said Ashok Badve, Managing Director, UMAS. UMAS provides industrial engineering consulting and solutions to deliver improved workforce performance using the principles of MOST® (Maynard Operation Sequence Technique).

“With UMAS, we now have a thirty-strong team of experienced industrial engineers to deliver manufacturing performance leveraging factorie.io,” said Rammesh Aluru, President and Chief Manufacturing Officer, factorie.io. “Every engagement shall be led by an engagement lead from UMAS with considerable industrial engineering experience and expertise in negotiating with workmen to deliver on throughput performance goals. Going forward, we’ll have a common value proposition for all manufacturers.” factorie.io is an AI assistant empowering manufacturers to reduce their time to decisions for increasing manufacturing throughput. factorie.io aggregates data from a network of connected equipment, ERP and other IT systems, for greater visibility and actionable insights in real time – leveraging cloud-based computing and analytics.

About UMAS
Since 2007, UMAS has been committed to enabling manufacturers to reach the next level in productivity, effectiveness and optimization. UMAS is the only authorized trainer, applicator and distributor of certified MOST training programs (Basic, Admin, Mini, Maxi) and distributor for Standard Pro and MDAT™ Software Tool in India. It is an industrial engineering consulting company providing clients with problem-solving expertise to address problems of defects, waste and poor efficiencies in operations.

About factorie.io
factorie.io is an AI assistant that offers 140 manufacturing decision indices to be worked on by manufacturing executives, to increase throughput – emphasising on making the right decisions at the right time, to impact throughput everyday. factorie.io Manufacturing Intelligence (MI) leverages data aggregated from machines, ERP, Access Control, and other enterprise applications to reduce waste, increase machine availability and sweating the assets across the supply chain to deliver quality and performance.