MBA and MVP share information in several ways. One keeps office personnel updated through Tracking points as they are updated by MVP when a production task is completed. Not only are MBA Tracking points updated, MBA shows the percentage completed for Pieces Cut and Trusses Produced. Production personnel can use Job Information, Delivery Dates, Production Groups (Batches) created in MBA eliminating entering the information again.
MBA Job information is shared with MVP providing production personnel important information concerning the work that is being submitted to the shop.
MBA Job information shared with MVP is:
Tracking points in MBA can be updated by MVP when a specific production task has been completed. This feature can be used by changing the “Write to MBA” indicator in the “Factory Settings”.
Tracking points can be configured to match your operation. To change the default mapping open the “Factory Settings” and change the “Write Delivery Order Status to MBA Job” options to suit your needs.
Default Tracking points mapping is:
Batches created using MBA can be used as the assemble packages in MVP. Shown below are the MVP Editor and MBA Build a Batch screens, they show the batch names from Build a Batch being used as the Assemble Package names.