Smart Printing Factory optimizes printing production planning and improves availability by instrumenting printing equipments and integrating printing ecosystems for production line automation control, cross-site fulfillment, and predictive maintenance.
The Smart Printing Factory testbed is an Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) approved testbed and the first open system for the printing industry which is changing very rapidly.
The testbed will create the following benefits:
The project is divided into 3 phases:
In Phase 1, two printing production lines of Japanese printing companies are elaborated.
Note: Phase 3 details will be determined with the results of Phase 1 and 2, by the end of 2018.