FactoryTalk® Metrics is a system for efficiency monitoring, data collection and analysis for manufacturing plant equipment. It gives you the critical equipment data that can reveal new ways to increase production, reduce costs, and increase quality. By generating accurate reporting of real plant floor activity, this software gives you important insights into using existing equipment and labor more effectively. FactoryTalk Metrics reports on OEE, but it is more than just an OEE reporting tool. Beyond high-level KPIs, FactoryTalk Metrics supports answering the "why" questions, to uncovering and quantifying the actual causes of downtime and loss to help you make real improvements to performance.