Hertzler Systems Inc. has released the latest version of its flagship GainSeeker® Suite SPC Software. The newest release makes disparate manufacturing data even more accessible and actionable. Users can triage, prioritize, address issues faster and more reliably, and uncover hidden opportunities to increase revenue, grow margins, and improve asset performance.

The GainSeeker platform contains applications for Overall Equipment Efficiency (OEE), Statistical Process Control (SPC), Defect Management, and costly Overpack in a single software package. It also includes a new browser-based analysis tool to quickly and securely analyze your data from any device
A new face for Mobile Gainseeker Analysis - GS Analyze. GS Analyze is a new browser-based analysis tool that delivers charts and analysis to a browser without installing software on the user’s computer.

Other Version 8.5 highlights include:

PC Collect: enhancements and new features for PC-based data collection

The PC Collect module includes several new features. The Python-based integration platform was enhanced to extend the functionality of PC Collect. This includes support for OPC Servers and RS-232 Device Profiles, greatly expanding the number and variety of devices supported by the system.

A Planned Inspection feature was added to make it easier to set up and maintain inspections, especially across similar parts and/or processes. Planned Inspections can be used with either the PC Collection Module or the GS Collect mobile app.

GainSeeker Chart Slideshows
The GainSeeker Charts module was enhanced with a new Slideshow feature. Users can queue a slideshow of charts and dashboards in full-screen mode on any monitor, making it easy to visualize data across work centers or the entire plant.