Detailed scheduling and dispatching

Planning Manager is one of three innovative solutions on LYNQ’s Smart Manager MES platform.

It provides powerful advanced planning and scheduling (APS) capabilities for manufacturers with job shop, batch production, production line or mixed mode environments.

With Planning Manager, you are able to generate and publish accurate schedules quickly that take into account machine, personnel, tooling and inventory constraints. Balance material availability and your shop floor capacity to maximise equipment utilisation. Ensure the optimal sequence in production to minimise planned downtime from setups, tear down and maintenance. All helping you to meet your customer demands on time and at the lowest possible cost.


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Easily update and share schedules

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Reduce delivery times with smarter use of materials and resources

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Quickly simulate scenarios based on real capacity to provide accurate customer promise dates

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Integrate out of the box with best of breed ERP systems

Any device anywhere

Planning Manager makes use of the latest technologies, by featuring an intuitive visual planning board with extensive online views making it easy for you and your team to gain visibility over any stage of the process, from any device.


What our customers say

  • "Planning Manager gives us visibility of where things are in the production process and the ability to plan based on changing customer requirements"Mike Kraus, IT Manager, TriSep on Planning Manager


Planning Manager Resources

  • Connecting with machines Factsheet Connecting with machines | 17.07.2017
  • Planning Manager Factsheet Factsheet Planning Manager Factsheet | 17.05.2017
  • Planning Manager Video Planning Manager | 20.04.2017
  • Smart Manager Video Smart Manager | 20.04.2017
  • Integration with SYSPRO Factsheet Factsheet Integration with SYSPRO Factsheet | 13.04.2016
  • Integration with Exact Online Factsheet Factsheet Integration with Exact Online Factsheet | 13.04.2016