San Jose, Calif. – September 21, 2017 – 42Q, a leading provider of cloud manufacturing execution systems (MES), today announced that Sanmina Corporation has reached the milestone of connecting more than 25,000 pieces of manufacturing equipment to the 42Q cloud solution. Sanmina Corporation uses 42Q for real-time manufacturing visibility, process and quality control across their operations and as the backbone for “instant IOT” (Internet of Things) and manufacturing automation initiatives. The organization currently has 42Q deployed in more than 50 factories in 15 countries worldwide, including full integration with highly complex surface mount production (SMT) and “lights out” fully automated production lines
San Jose, Calif., June 15, 2017 – 42Q, a leading provider of cloud manufacturing execution systems (MES), today announced its participation in Zebra Technologies’ PartnerConnect program. PartnerConnect is a flexible program that makes it easier for 42Q to work with Zebra and its extensive ecosystem of channel partners. The combination of Zebra’s products and 42Q’s cloud manufacturing solution simplifies and accelerates the implementation of Industry 4.0 and Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) technologies in a broad range of factories.
Tucson, AZ June 9, 2017 – Astra is excited to announce its partnership with 42Q as a reseller and integration partner. 42Q, a pure-play cloud-based manufacturing execution system (MES) provider, was named a potential MES Market Disrupter by Gartner in 2016. The combination of Astra’s extensive manufacturing experience in the ERP marketplace and 42Q’s advanced cloud-based solution accelerates a company’s implementation of digital transformation and IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things) initiatives in their operations.
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42Q is a leading provider of cloud MES and manufacturing software solutions. 42Q is fully deployed in over 50 manufacturing facilities. Our mission is to deliver scalable, flexible and easy to implement manufacturing solutions to our customers. Our management team has extensive experience with the architecture, development and implementation of advanced MES and manufacturing automation systems for a broad range of vertical markets. For more information on 42Q, please visit http://42-q.com/ and follow the company on LinkedIn.
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42Q to Present High ROI Digital Factory Transformation Case Studies
San Jose, Calif., May 4, 2017 – 42Q, a leading provider of cloud-based manufacturing execution systems (MES), today announced that the company will be participating at the 2017 Manufacturing Enterprise Solutions Association (MESA) International North American Conference, co-located within the Manufacturing & Technology (M&T) Conference & Expo. 42Q will host a booth (Booth 513) where subject-matter experts will showcase the company’s cloud-based MES and digital factory transformation solutions.
42Q is a leading provider of cloud MES solutions, implemented in over 50 manufacturing facilities. Our mission is to deliver scalable, flexible and easy to implement manufacturing solutions to our customers. Our management team has extensive experience with the architecture, development and implementation of advanced MES and manufacturing automation systems deployed across a broad range of vertical markets. 42Q is a business unit of Sanmina Corporation. For more information on 42Q, please visit https://www.42-q.com/ and follow the company on LinkedIn.
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San Jose, Calif., March 9, 2017 – 42Q, a leading provider of cloud manufacturing execution systems (MES), has been named Entrepreneurial Company of the Year in the North American MES Market by Frost & Sullivan. 42Q is a complete manufacturing cloud solution for high technology companies, providing data security, global operations visibility, component traceability and process control. Frost & Sullivan recognized these and other attributes of 42Q, differentiating their solution from the rest of the competition.
Cloud-based MES Markets – North America
Quotes from Frost & Sullivan’s Report on 42Q
“42Q’s vision of ‘taking MES to the cloud’ clearly resonates through its solution offerings and service capabilities, breathing fresh air into a market that is awash with point solutions and on-premise installations”
“42Q’s pricing strategy perfectly meets the pricing requirements of customers… This gives the customer the flexibility and room to scale as they expand – without any hassles from a cost standpoint.”
42Q LNS webinar recording is now available to watch.
Executives at 42Q, Bloom Energy and LNS Research to Provide Industrial Companies and Manufacturers with a Better Understanding of Digital Manufacturing Options
San Jose, Calif., January 10, 2017 – 42Q, a leading provider of cloud manufacturing execution systems (MES), will participate in the webinar, “Modern MES: Are Companies Finally Ready for Cloud Options?,” on Thursday, January 19, 2017, at 1 p.m. (ET). This webinar will be hosted and moderated by LNS Research principal analyst Andrew Hughes. Bloom Energy’s Chief Technology Officer, Venkat Venkataraman will discuss their experience deploying Cloud MES at Bloom Energy’s manufacturing facilities. Attendees can register to join the webinar via this link.
Partnership Enables Rapid Deployment of Advanced Manufacturing Systems
San Jose, Calif., January 5, 2017 – 42Q, a leading provider of cloud manufacturing execution systems (MES), today announced a reseller and integration partnership with Toward Zero. Toward Zero helps companies deploy technology for manufacturing and business transformation. Together, 42Q and Toward Zero will enable discrete manufacturers to implement the 42Q solution in factories looking to realize the true value of smart factory and Industrial Internet of Things (IIOT) technologies.
Cloud MES Solution Included in Manufacturing Tech Insights Annual “Top 10 MES” List
San Jose, Calif., November 29, 2016 – 42Q, a leading provider of cloud manufacturing execution systems (MES), today announced that the company has been named as one of the “Top 10 Manufacturing Execution System Providers for 2016” by Manufacturing Tech Insights Magazine. Compiled by a distinguished panel of prominent CEOs, CIOs, venture capitalists and industry analysts, along with the Manufacturing Tech Insights editorial board, this prestigious list includes companies that are at the forefront of providing cutting-edge technology solutions for manufacturers. The list was featured in the October 2016 issue of the publication and includes an in-depth profile of 42Q and interview with CEO Bob Eulau.
San Jose, Calif., September 8, 2016 – 42Q, a leading provider of cloud manufacturing execution systems (MES), today announced full Semiconductor Equipment Communications Standard, Generic Equipment Model (SECS/GEM) protocol capability. SECS/GEM is an industry standard factory equipment interface protocol for equipment-to-host data communications. In securing SECS/GEM capability, 42Q greatly simplifies the implementation of factory automation, machine to machine (M2M) communication, real time in process data collection and data analytics, all key elements of “Industry 4.0” and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). Several factories using 42Q have already deployed this new protocol in their operations.
San Jose, Calif., July 12, 2016 – 42Q, a leading provider of cloud manufacturing execution systems (MES), today announced that the company’s products are Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP 5) and Part 11 compliant. GAMP 5 is the current methodology established by the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE) and sets forth the best practice approach for validations within the medical industry. 42Q’s MES solution was recently assessed for compliance with GAMP standards by Excellis Health Solutions, LLC.
Gartner, May 4, 2016 – As cloud-based manufacturing execution system capability becomes a necessity for manufacturers moving to improve plant visibility in their supply chains, 42Q is well-positioned to succeed.
42Q, a new division of Sanmina, is now offering its internally-built, cloud-based manufacturing execution system to the masses.
Automation World, May 19, 2016 – While many suppliers of manufacturing execution systems (MES) are offering capabilities in the cloud, a new company called 42Q, announced the general availability of its pure-play multitenant cloud-based MES software. The value-add of the subscription-based software includes rapid deployment, reduced cost— as there is no on-premise hardware or software to maintain, and the flexibility to fit with the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT).
LNS Research, May 19, 2016 – For those of us who are Hitchhikers’ Guide to the Galaxy fans, the strange name of the latest Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) provider will be clear – 42 is the answer to life, the universe, and everything. Arriving at the MESA and IndustryWeek conference in Chicago last week, we were greeted by a banner announcing the birth of 42Q, a new Cloud-based MES provider from San Jose, CA.