Sunday, March 12, 2017

Mazak's Nice Article on How To Troubleshoot MTConnect

There is a very nice article at Mazak titled:

How to Troubleshoot 11 Common MTConnect Issues

 As the post starts off:

"MTConnect® can help you significantly boost manufacturing efficiency and productivity by enabling your manufacturing equipment to provide valuable data in a format that is useable by data management applications. However, as with any computer-based system, issues such as missing or erroneous inputs and commands can arise and negatively affect system performance. Fortunately, MTConnect implementation issues are generally easy to recognize and resolve. Here are 11 of the most common:"

From here it lists the 11 common issues for MTConnect.  

 I would add that what is a solution to many of these common issues is the MTConnect Agent Configuration (MTCACT) that MEMEX wrote a few years ago.