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Smart Production Planning System recognized as finalist for the industry-leading Franz Edelman Award

"Fulfilling just one customer's PC order can launch a series of complex tasks across multiple production lines. Scale that up to 690,000 orders a year - the tally hit at LCFC (HeFei) Electronics Technology, home to Lenovo's largest global research and manufacturing base for PC products - and the complexity becomes staggering. Consider the resource-intensive parameters to coordinate and prioritize: thousands of employee schedules, 300,000 different materials, unique production processes, equipment availability, and an ever-changing deluge of orders..."

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