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Optimal Electronics Corporationis a global provider of innovative manufacturing execution system (MES) solutions for the electronics assembly industry. The company's state-of-the-art dynamic optimization technology enables you to align your production operation to changing business goals, to meet growing customer demand for product diversity, and respond to competitive pressures and volatile market conditions.

Optimal Electronics’ flagship product, Optel, provides a fully integrated, modular shopfloor control system for production improvement, materials management, traceability and quality management. With Optel’s real-time visibility, you gain greater control and management insight for better planning, decision-making and execution across every aspect of the production process.

The Optel solution enables you to optimize your production environment well beyond human limitations, increasing your production capacity by up to 50% -- without adding equipment or headcount, and while reducing WIP materials cost. This state-of-the-art system comprises a full suite of modules that pick up where MRP leaves off. Capabilities include dynamic production scheduling, grouped setups to minimizechangeovers, machine programming & optimization, material verification, materials management, and detailed component level traceability, all integrated by a single global database.

Optel delivers the productivity, production efficiency and quality you need to achieve economies of scale, time-to-market, cost reduction and ultimately, greater profitability.

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Our high mix PCB manufacturing environment benefits from Optel's powerful dynamic scheduling algorithms, coupled with its machine optimization and program generation capabilities.  Integrating Optel into our broader MES architecture helps us better balance multiple assembly lines, automatically program a variety of machines, and schedule setups instead of work orders. Schedule control and visibility is an important aspect of our strategy for cost-effective electronic assembly in North America, and Optel compliments the capabilities of our own plant-wide information applications, the FactoryTalk Production and Performance Suite.

Mike Reynolds
Director, Operations
Rockwell Automation