xxxVer.9.0.0- Condition expression function& Enhanced event option function

The condition expression function added to ver.9, can deal with separated shift and straddle days, specify intermit time, etc. split jobs dynamically. For example, 2-shift and 3-shift workers that work synchronously with facilities, you need to assign workers to take over following their shift patterns. Enhanced event option function:Make plan for workers that do cleaning or maintenance Such as cumulative production volume or production time, can be assigned to work with automatic […]

xxxVer.9.0.0- Asprova Pivot function

The pivot feature such as: ・Aggregate the quantities for each item and order based on due date   ・Display scheduling results to PSI table, show supply and demand by day or week bucket.   ・Aggregate each material batch charging date and quantities based on facilities You can aggregate by row or column and display the results with pivot function. The aggregate period also can be specified, it is very flexible. As an application example […]

Ver.8.0.0 Dispatching view – new window type

Useful for confirming and re-arranging the ordering of tasks, including changing of staff/resources for the task. The dispatching view shows the order in which tasks will be carried out for each resource, allowing for easy confirmation of the jobs for today, this week, etc.Operations can be moved by dragging with the mouse to change their dispatching order or resource.The dispatching view is likely to be convenient for those who are used to […]

Ver.8.0.0 Setup bars can be displayed in the same way as their production task bars

The display of setup and teardown bars on the resource gantt chart can be changed so that the bars appear the same as the production bar. The two properties: Setup time display method and Teardown time display method have been added to the resource gantt chart. These are expression properties, allowing for greater control. For example, displaying setup bars on the main resource as normal, and setup bars on subresouces the same […]

Ver7.1.0 Detailed master use instruction data shown in message window

From version 7.1.0 on, in addition to instruction code and resource code, setup, production and teardown time of master use instructions are also displayed in the message window output. When message is double-clicked, Asprova jumps to integrated master editor to show the corresponding master use instruction. When reviewing the scheduling results, the following cases become useful: – it is not just instruction code or resource code, but setup, production, and teardown time […]

Ver7.1.0 Property display and description can be freely customized

In cases where: – products are differentiated by length, height, weight, etc. – there are many optional parts or differing methods of production there are usually a large number of properties to be set for these characteristics. From version 7.1.0 on, the display of properties (colors, description fields, naming) can be freely customized for easier viewing. View a short explanatory video here! User is able to specify own descriptions to make the […]

Ver7.0.2 COM interface extension (NLS user name)

Notes for upgrading to version 7.0.0 COM interface was extended with following functions. ASGWorkSpace::UserName Obtains the username used duing the login to Asprova NLS. <<code example>> Obtains the username and shows it in the message window. Dim asWS As AsLib.ASGWorkspace Dim asmsg As AsLib.ASOMessage Dim asProj As AsLib.ASBProject Set asProj = args.ArgAsObject(kArgProject) Set asmsg = asProj.RootMessage Set asWS = args.ArgAsObject(kArgWorkspace) asmsg.AddMsg kSystemInfo, “Login username: ” & asWS.UserName asProj.BroadcastChanges

Ver7.0.2 COM interface extension (reschedule using a given parameter name)

Notes for upgrading to version 7.0.0 COM interface was extended with following functions. ASBProject::RescheduleByParameterName Reschedules using a given scheduling parameter name. 1) The first parameter is the code (i.e. name) of a shceduling parameter. 2) The second parameter is either True or False. When True, the scheduling name is searched from top-level parameters only. When False, the search is extended to the children of composite scheduling parameters as well. <<code example>> Executes […]

Ver 7.0.2 COM interface extension (scheduling parameter XML import/export)

Notes for upgrading to version 7.0.0 COM interface was extended with following functions. ASPSchedulingParameter::ExportXMLSchedulingParameter Exports the scheduling parameter settings to a given XML file. ASBProject::ExportXMLSchedulingParameter Exports the scheduling parameter settings to a given XML file. <<code example>> Exports all scheduling parameter settings to a file named C:\param.xml.   Set asProj = args.ArgAsObject(kArgProject)   asProjProj.ImportXMLSchedulingParameter “c:\Param.xml”, True ASBProject::ImportXMLSchedulingParameter Imports scheduling parameter settings from a given XML file. <<code example>> Imports the scheduling parameter settings from […]

Ver7.0.0 Assignment and assignment cancellation speed increased

Notes for upgrading to version 7.0.0 Assignment and assignment cancellation speed increased. The verification results show that the assignment speed is now 1 to 20 times faster (depends on data). When assigning forward a great number of use instuctions, the increase in Asprova’s performance is tremendous. Customers using data with a large number of operations benefit greatly from this assignment speed increase.