About the Smart Machining Solution (SMS) The development and demonstration of a Network Enabled Manufacturing (NEM) Digital Manufacturing Consultant (DMC) solution for the optimization of subtractive manufacturing processes. SMS will provide a foundation for the streamlined resolution of weapon system manufacturability, inspectability and sustainability across its lifecycle. The solution will also improve the fidelity of information, the capture of manufacturing knowledge, and will enable the long term archival of product data. All of these benefits lead to improving performance in terms of cost, schedule and quality.
About MachiningCloud MachiningCloud is dedicated to leading a digital shift within the discrete manufacturing industry to deliver a new level of operational efficiency. Cloud-based applications, resources, services, knowledge, and digital product data from the world's leading manufacturers of cutting tools, machine tools, workholding and specialty products are providing efficiency improvements by facilitating the flow of data to and from today's data intensive shop-floor. For cutting tool manufacturer's and their customers, the MachiningCloud app is an Industry 4.0 solution delivering up-to-date cutting tool manufacturers' product knowledge and data, fast-tracking cutting tool selection, CNC programming, simulation and shop floor operations. By providing data from the world's leading suppliers, MachiningCloud eliminates the hassles of searching through printed catalogs, telephone calls and multiple websites to find optimal tooling, while also removing the burden of manually typing tooling data into CAD/CAM software. For more information about MachiningCloud, Smart Manufacturing and Industry 4.0 solutions, please visit www.machiningcloud.com.