Epicor is a mid-market ERP vendor working in many industries, including manufacturing. Its Mattec MES solution focuses on discrete, repetitive manufacturing and especially on molding and forming applications, with custom IoT hardware to implement low-cost integration with machines. Mattec MES can be both a standalone product or be integrated with a broader Epicor (or thirdparty) ERP system. Mattec MES is aimed specifically at manufacturers needing better quality, control, flexibility, and connectivity at low cost and short time to benefit. Mattec also offers connectivity hardware (called an MIU (machine interface units)) as an IoT device, CF-MIU that can connect to a wide variety of molding machines and other equipment. CF-MIU allows internet integration of machines, lines, and plants, via MES or directly through IP connection.