About NetSuite Production Scheduling:
Oracle NetSuite Production Scheduling is a real-time scheduling engine that provides your team with the features they need to manage projects efficiently. The real-time scheduling engine works both forwards and backwards and provides you with the choice of finite or infinite scheduling set with user definable constraints.
The Module Basics
This module includes features such as the manufacturing workbench, work center dispatch list, shop calendar definition, batch scheduling, and flexible scheduling code to enable light to dark sequencing. Real-time updates from production work in tandem with the drag-and-drop scheduled operations features for manual override to help you manage exceptions, changes, and daily fluctuations in operation.
Manufacturing Workbench & Calendar View
The manufacturing workbench allows you to define things such as asset and labor requirements, detailed work instructions, inspection plans, setup and run standards, lag and hold time, and batch configuration. The calendar view critical information such as work order status, utilization percentages, planned vs. completed quantities, and planned available hours for a given period.
In addition to the calendar view, there are multiple graphical representations of the schedule allow your team to see summaries and trends in real-time, enabling you to recognize patterns that can be capitalized on for improvement.