Tool Software finds, manages and tracks tools.
Press Release Summary:
Version 4.3 of AutoTAS tool management software simplifies purchasing, tool crib and tool room operation, and tool presetting and calibration. Enhancements include search capabilities to help users find tools, improved tool grouping, more user definable fields, and improved ability to monitor tool life and service tooling. Software is arranged in eleven discrete and fully integrated modules that can be purchased and operated independently.
Original Press Release:
AutoTAS 4.3 Tool Crib Management Software Debuts at Fabtech
NEW BERLIN, Wisconsin - Version 4.3 of Sandvik Coromant's AutoTAS is being unveiled at Fabtech 2001. AutoTAS is a comprehensive tool management software product for use in the Tool Crib, in the Engineering department, in Purchasing, and as a management overview system. The just released version simplifies purchasing, tool crib and tool room operation, and tool presetting and calibration. Geared to individual requirements, but configured at the corporate level, AutoTAS permits companies to release the full potential of their manufacturing resources and to maximize the return on machine tool investment.
New features in 4.3 include the following:
Enhanced search capabilities help users find the right tool quicker and more efficiently
Additional fields in the Supplier Vendor setup accept delivery and payment terms
Quality Control module improvements add increased functionality with serialized gages and a Calibration management section
Improved tool grouping accepts graphics and comments.
25% increase in the number of user definable fields
mproved ability to monitor tool life and service tooling
AutoTAS continues to lower tool expenses and assist in maximizing machine tool productivity, by ensuring you have the right tool, in the right place, at the right time.
Eleven discrete, yet fully integrated, modules enable AutoTAS systems to be tailored to customer needs at both corporate and individual user levels. Many of the AutoTAS modules can be purchased and operated independently, offering an ideal means for smaller manufacturers to begin tracking their tool usage and costs.
Developed by Sandvik Coromant, AutoTAS is sold and supported exclusively by Micro Estimating Systems, Inc. Micro Estimating provides the user with qualified local sales and software support, including installation assistance, systems integration services, and training through its existing, highly technical distribution channels. Micro Estimating Systems Inc., a subsidiary of OnCourse Technologies, Inc. Information about Micro Estimating and its other products can be found at www.microest.com.