Copilot

Introduction Copilot is a powerful feature within PlanetTogether that will automatically optimize your schedule based on specific KPI’s and creates new scenarios that you can use to compare to live scenarios. Copilot can take into account many optimization techniques in order to find the best schedule for based on the selected KPI, and can work with customization logic (Custom KPI’s). Users […]

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Optimization

Introduction Optimization is the process by which APS creates a minute-by-minute schedule by assigning Activities to Resources at particular times according to all specified constraints, Release Rules, Optimize Rules and custom rules. If using the MRP option, Optimize also includes the process of comparing demands to supplies and creating Jobs or Purchase Orders to satisfy […]

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Optimize Rules

Optimize rules are used to create schedules that implement the scheduling objectives for your business. That is, when an optimization is performed, APS’s optimization engine allocates resources and materials according to the preferences defined by the rules in use. For example, APS can optimize based on increasing on-time delivery and utilization or on reducing costs […]

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