SAP Automation: 360° integration of SAP and PLC

True to its status as a full-service provider, IGZ goes beyond SAP-only implementation work to offer corresponding services in the fields of plant and control technology:

  • PLC retrofit changeovers (e.g. converting an S5 to S7 controls)
  • Management of new systems as a general contractor: high-bay warehouse system (HBW) or Small part AS/RS
  • Optimisation work in existing logistics/production facilities
  • Automated SPS-run Guided Vehicle systems (AGVs): conveyor systems, monorail overhead conveyors (MOCs) and in-floor conveyor systems (IFCs)

 The end result: SAP and PLC plant systems from IGZ – Your one-stop provider!


Benefits for SAP customers:

  • Elimination of redundant architecture
  • Removal of the need for inventory synchronisation and interfaces
  • Single-system (SAP) optimisation of warehouse management and material flow control

 

Our customers' primary objective is tighter SAP integration and the increase in efficiency, stability, transparency and quality that this brings, as well as reductions in ongoing operating costs. Picking solution run by SAP MFS (SAP Material Flow System) and SAP TRM (SAP Task and Resource Management) thereby create best preconditions.


SAP MFS (SAP Material Flow System)

SAP MFS (SAP Material Flow System) is an integrated segment within SAP EWM (SAP Extended Warehouse Management). The management of material flows in automated storage retrieval systems is the primary area for SAP MFS (SAP Material Flow System) deployment. Other application scenarios include complex, automated logistics centres for production and distribution.

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SAP TRM (SAP Task and Resource Management)

SAP SAP TRM (Task and Resource Management) is an integral component of the SAP ERP (SAP Enterprise-Resource-Planning) system. SAP TRM (SAP Task and Resource Management) is deployed at both manual and automated warehouse handling sites, where it primarily supplements forklift and warehouse management control processes.

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