ANDON- Industrial Digital Signage

The SeQent ANDON-Industrial Digital Signage and Mobile ANDON portfolio of products are the most reliable, scalable and user friendly solutions in the marketplace. No other software company in North America has as many deployments in the manufacturing space as SeQent. Leveraging both hardware and software solutions that provide a bridge between Alarms & Events that occur in industrial automation equipment and applications and pushes messages to LED/LCD displays, sounder devices and tablets & smartphones with HTML5 supported browsers. For more information, please visit our products page for a formal introduction to Marquee Manager and the VideoSERVER our family of products.

Use Case By Role

Having access and displaying Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s), such as Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE), production and energy statistics on a visual device offers ultimate visibility for this professional. Whether this is one (1) plant or multiple manufacturing plants.This manager requires access to real-time data from multiple sources, systems and devices.
Below is a list of preferred communication platforms & devices:

  • 55″ LCD management summary board located outside the plant managers office
  • LCD video wall displaying KPI’s for ALL plants at corporate
  • Tablet or smartphone – Mobile ANDON solution

Providing “Status at a Glance” information enables the production manager, supervisor and operator to make better informed decisions that correlates to reduced downtime, better visibility on line performance and increases in productivity. This information is intended for motivational purposes designed to hold people accountable.
Below is a list of preferred communication platforms & devices:

  • Industrial LED/LCD Displays
  • Tablet or smartphone – Mobile ANDON solution

A maintenance management summary board installed outside the maintenance department displays all outstanding work orders (WO) and can be tied to the Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) system. The WO # and assigned skilled trades person to the task can easily be shown enables the manager and supervisor to quickly understand who is working on what.
Below is a list of preferred communication platforms & devices:

  • 55″ LCD management summary board with an audio component
  • Tablet or smartphone – Mobile ANDON

The Quality Manager is no different than anyone else in plant management, they need access to real-time information so they ensure quality standards are met as this is integral to the manufacturing process.
Below is a list of preferred communication platforms & devices:

  • Access to Industrial LED/LCD display
  • Tablet or smartphone – Mobile ANDON solution

The ability to display different H&S and Security templates that can be triggered based upon time or an event, such as inclement weather like a tornado are easily configurable. In addition, a client messaging tool so manual messages can be created and displayed are extremely valuable to all plant personal.
Below is a list of preferred communication platforms & devices:

  • Access to a PC

A reliable solution that supports multiple communication protocols, operating systems, databases and a centralized architecture that integrates with different manufacturing systems are extremely important. These coupled with a maintenance & support SLA and user-friendly Win32/64 or Web based administrator tools to allow the end users to manage the system.
Below is a list of preferred communication platforms & devices:

  • Tablet or smartphone – Mobile ANDON