|The Challenge of Integrating Multiple Batch Systems to Global Business Systems|
|Presented at the WBF North American Conference, March 24–26, 2008, by|
|Frede VintherSr. Automation Specialistfrha@nnepharmaplan.comNNE Pharmaplan A/S, Vandtaarnsvej108-110, DK-2860 Soeborg, Denmark|
Integration of batch control systems to business systems is essential to enable the business to manage and respond to the demand for products. This integration has been assisted by the ISA standards—particularly ISA-95.00.05, which describes the business-to-manufacturing transactions.
This chapter is based on a number of integration strategies and concept consultancies performed for various clients over the last year. The focus is on the challenges ...