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Opcenter Scheduling Ultimate is a fully customized scheduling tool. It includes all the features that are available within the Scheduling Standard and Professional. The database schema can be altered as required, including adding tables and fields and via the Opcenter programming interfaces it is possible to create custom scheduling rules to solve specific scheduling problems and create custom data manipulation tools for use with the Opcenter workflow engine.

Opcenter Scheduling Ultimate includes a developer license ( Opcenter APS Ultimate Access), this is a one-off purchase for a company and it enables a cost effective multi-licencing program for rolling out Preator systems across multiple sites or scheduling environments.


  • ‘Order at a Time’ scheduling
  • In software table and field renaming
  • In software grid view and dialog design
  • Mid batch update (display only)
  • Attribute based simple setup times
  • Flexible Order Routing
  • File Based Export
  • File Based Import
  • Customizable spare fields
  • Multi-constraint scheduling (primary, secondary and materials)
  • Material consumption at order level
  • FIFO material linking rule
  • ADO .Net Data Source Import
  • Opcenter Workflow tool (PESP) with Custom Actions to run external code
  • Transfer batching and Slack Times
  • Order Enquiry
  • Mid batch update with recalculation
  • Full Sequence dependent attribute based setup times
  • A set of standard advanced planning rules
  • Opcenter workflow (PESP) Scheduling actions for multi-pass rules
  • Material consumption and production at operation level
  • Custom material linking rules
  • Material Explorer for material data visualization
  • Advanced resource constraints to model complex concurrent resource usage
  • Advanced operation constraints for complex inter-operation relationships
  • Exclude invalid resources based on attribute
  • Opcenter Object API for data manipulation
  • Open Planning Board API for custom scheduling rules
  • Database schema and menu structure editing
  • All Opcenter scheduling features and classifications


15-20% improvement in productivity

40-50% reduction in raw materials inventory

50-90% improvement in customer service

Massive time saving against cumbersome spreadsheets