Designed and developed by Hermes Reply according to Industry 4.0 paradigms, Brick Reply is a MOM (Manufacturing Operations Management) platform for the management and control of a “Smart Factory”.Brick Reply is a modular solution, which facilitates the configuration of production activities and the connection of individual machinery and devices present in a manufacturing plant.Brick Reply expertly adopts Industry 4.0 technologies (Big Data, Cloud, IoT, Natural UI, etc.) to support the core company manufacturing processes, without losing sight of existing realities where more established technologies are still operating (for example Shop Floor connections based on RFID, OPC, etc. or dedicated interfaces to proprietary Legacy Systems).
Hermes Reply is the Reply Group company specialised in innovative technological solutions, Application Maintenance services and process consulting in the Manufacturing field. The company operates as a System Integrator between ERP level and Shop Floor solutions, for a 360° management of production activities inside the factory, guaranteeing that customers achieve their business objectives.
Brick Reply makes it possible to easily configure and control the entire production process, defining Factory operations, rules and workflows. The platform is capable of integrating with the plant, ensuring complete control and improving the production efficiency as well as the qualitative level.Specific KPI dashboards display real-time information on the progress of production activities and on the plant status.
Configuration of production layout and of the various processes to be monitored, from Execution to Machinery Maintenance, from OEE to KPI Analysis Dashboards.
Configuration and control of the entire production process by defining rules, operations and operational workflows.
“Big Data” analysis facilitates the application of computational algorithms designed to provide predictive analysis with the help of Cloud technologies.
Use of the “Brick BrownField HUB Connector”, with which the platform is able to connect via more traditional OPC-UA devices such as PLC, RFID, Barcode-Readers, etc.
The platform is adaptable to the customer’s requirements: it can be implemented as a full Cloud solution, offering various service levels, or customised according to the client's specific security levels and installed on-premise.
A platform that offers intuitive solutions, specifically designed to ensure ease of use by both “Blue-Collar” employees, as well as Management.