Savanna.NET® - modular software to grow with your company
Westfalia’s Savanna.NET® is a unique warehousing solution comprised of a tightly integrated Warehouse Management System-Warehouse Control System warehousing system. Savanna.NET® directs, controls and optimizes internal material flow and order picking as a system-wide software solution.
Savanna.NET® is a flexible, modular WMS-WCS based on Microsoft C#.NET technology and offers a broad spectrum of interfaces to various ERP systems, web interfaces and PLC systems. Microsoft certifies this high level of integration, as Westfalia is a Certified Gold Partner.
Savanna.NET® is a unique warehousing solution comprised of a tightly integrated WMS-WCS warehousing system. Savanna.NET® directs, controls and optimizes internal material flow and order picking as a system-wide software solution.
Savanna.NET®‘s WMS client is a user-friendly application providing a flexible, yet logical, user interface. The WMS Client is presented to allow intuitive navigation of the application. Areas of functionality are divided into menus and specific actions.
Interface to automation
Savanna.NET® WMS-WCS solution eliminates the need for a WMS-WCS interface with its integrated system. This two-in-one method utilizes one single system to perform the tasks of both a WMS and a WCS. Furthermore, our WMS-WCS technology simplifies communication and controls—exchanges are not complicated by duplicated data or controls.
Host system integration
Savanna.NET® communicates with the host ERP application through messages. Supported are a collection of commands and events which are issued by the Host ERP, and which also provide notification of warehouse and user actions in response to the Host ERP.
Savanna.NET® WMS-WCS manages all items/SKUs and lots within the system with storage and retrieval characteristics being configured to the clients unique storage patterns. This integrated solution supports the management of multiple pallet types and dimensions, tracking individual pallet inventory. Using sophisticated algorithms, the WMS-WCS determines the optimal use of rack storage locations, current space allocations and management of item zoning for storage optimization.
Savanna.NET® WMS-WCS Advantage:
- More efficient use of warehouse space and equipment with optimized product flows
- Real-time Information
- Increased order accuracy resulting in improved customer service
- Reduced losses from stolen, damaged or misrouted products
- Increased throughput
- Increased labor productivity
- Lower cost per unit shipped
Savanna.NET® enables companies of all sizes to select only the modules needed to handle specific warehousing processes. For companies considering automating their warehouses in the future, Westfalia’s key advantage is knowing how to implement and service automation, in steps or all at once.