Particularly in the case of the manufacture of very different products and items, a relatively large workload is often involved, coupled with high requirements on costing. In such cases, it is important for the software to meet the requirements. Keeping track is crucial: from quotation to costing through to delivery.
The current organizational processes can frequently no longer be modelled in a manner that satisfies requirements using IT systems and software solutions that are usually several years old. Many companies come to terms with this situation – to the detriment of efficiency. Most software solutions in the age of "industry 4.0" no longer meet current technical possibilities.
That means: potential is often not maximized.