Software Solution for Digital Production

Discover how you can increase productivity, reduce costs and act flexibly.

We are your experienced partner – since 1995.

Stay Competitive in the Long Term – With Us.

FASTEC GmbH is based in Paderborn, Germany and specializes in the digitalization of production processes based on the in-house developed Manufacturing Execution System (MES) FASTEC 4 PRO. The modular standard software can be configured across industries, is compatible with future releases and operated intuitively.

FASTEC has been accompanying its customers on their way to digital transformation since 1995. Around 400 companies in over 20 countries use FASTEC 4 PRO in over 10,000 production facilities. Work processes are optimized and costs are sustainably reduced thanks to the holistic digitalization of production.

Who We Work For

From automotive suppliers to food producerspharmaceutical companies to toy manufacturers, from highly specialized niche suppliers, to ambitious medium-sized companies to large international corporations – more than 400 customers around the globe trust in Software for Production – made in Paderborn. Among them are:

Our Software Solution FASTEC 4 PRO

Decide in favor of a tried and tested, modular MES solution to optimize your entire production. Special advantages of our MES solution FASTEC 4 PRO are the flexible adaptability to your special production processes as well as its sector-independent approach.

Our Promise – Your Benefits

Quality Assurance Module (QA)


  • Management of test plans
  • Live trigger from MDA/PDA
  • Automatic creation of test orders
  • Digital checklists and forms
  • Binding of peripheral devices
  • Proactive information management
  • Statistical process control (SPC)

Production Planning Module (PP)


  • Master data management
  • Article management
  • Routings and bills of materials
  • Production variants and versions
  • Gantt chart with drag & drop function
  • Scenarios and analyses
Additional Functions
  • Demand handling
  • Digital planning board
  • Preplanning
  • Planning groups
  • Setup rules
  • Personnel availability planning
  • Equipment availability planning
  • Material availability planning
  • Semaphores
  • Joins
  • Semi-automatic planning
  • Fully automatic planning

Traceability Module (TRC)


  • Acquisition of components used
  • Acquisition of process values
  • Assembly management
  • Process locking
  • Serial numbers and batch management
  • Label printing
  • Reports for traceability

Additional Functions

  • Management of production warehouses

Maintenance Module (M)


  • Resource management
  • Maintenance plan management
  • Live trigger from MDA/PDA
  • Automatic creation of maintenance orders
  • Digital forms
  • Proactive information management
  • Personnel deployment and requirements planning
  •  Alerts
  • Request and task management
  • Autonomous maintenance

Machine Data Acquisition Module (MDA)


  • Recording of machine conditions, performance and quality
  • Convenient reporting:
    • differentiation of rejects
    • performance analysis
    • setup time report
    • states reports
  • Overall equipment effectiveness (OEE)
  • Resource Log

Additional Functions

  • KPI Configurator
  • Process data acquisition
  • Process messages
  • Data archiving
  • Setup rules

Production Data Aquisition Module (PDA)


  • Production order management
    • Routings
    • Bill of material
  • Various order types
  • Acquisition of quantities and times
Additional Functions
  • Staff time recording
  • Formula management (DNC/EDS)
  • Document display
  • ERP bookings
  • Automatic order start
  • Equipment data acquisition

Basic Module


  • Audit trail
  • Basic/Master data management
  • User/rights management
  •  Multilingualism
  • Report Designer
  • Template Designer

Additional Functions

  • Test system
  • Alerts
  • OPC UA Server
  • ERP interface
  • Cloud/BI-Connector
  • Online monitoring
  • Machine connection
  • Classifications
  • Mobile Client
  • View Client
  • Office Client 

Optimizing production processes in partnership Since 1995, we have been keeping our promise to always offer you the best performance with our modular MES solution. Regardless of whether you are a medium-sized company, a specialist or networked group – we talk the same language and optimize your production together with you. Based on our many years of experience and cross-industry expertise, we manage MES projects at first hand. We are here for you all the way through, from project consulting, sales, installation and training to smooth support. Thanks to our broad knowledge – ranging from machine interfaces to a variety of ERP systems – we have also made a name for ourselves as a partner for complex IT projects in the production landscape.

Enable competitive advantages With our flexible solutions, which can be adapted to your production environment, you are one step ahead of your competitors:

  • Solutions specially tailored to your production conditions
  • Easy operation and therefore a high level of acceptance – from the shop floor to the management
  • Verifiable improvements and thus increased production results
  • Noticeable cost reduction and consequently higher revenues
  • Quickly configurable and thus long-term investment security

FASTEC Webinars:
– ON-SITE: FASTEC 4 PRO from our customers’ point of view
– Our modules: Explained in a practical way


Technological trends, dates of our events, information on current developments of our software and data connections …

Sustainable Investment: The calculation of the return on investment (ROI) provides decisive arguments in favour of a manufacturing execution system (MES).

Less effort, more time: thanks to digital data acquisition, the production manager at WIN AEROSOL GmbH & Co. KG  saves eight hours a week.

Do You Have Special Requirements for Digital Production Management?

We provide customized solutions. With us, you benefit from extensive project experience in digital production in various industries. With over 400 customers. Worldwide. Our consultants can draw on many years of experience from diverse customer projects and can often identify optimization potentials at first glance. In this way we offer you individual, tailor-made solutions. For more than 25 years.

FASTedge SFT15

The 15-inch touch terminal is required for each machine. It has a universal RFID reader and two digital inputs for machine connection as standard.

FASTedge Box

Both the terminals and the machines are connected to the EdgeBox via LAN or WiFi. The cloud connection is made via your network or mobile communications. At least one EdgeBox is required. The system can later be moved to your own server.


Personal users are required to report the collected data. The number of employees involved in data acquisition in your production does not matter.


Each line and machine in your production is licensed individually.

Thank You for Your Interest in FASTEC

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