Infor has purchased Lighthouse Systems, a provider of manufacturing execution system software for smart manufacturing. Lighthouse System’s flagship product, Shopfloor-Online, is used by manufacturing companies to manage and improve operations.

The acquisition will assist Infor, an industry cloud company, address critical manufacturing operations. Infor anticipates to offer a fully integrated solution to customers looking to implement ERP and MES.

“MES solutions are critical for manufacturing organizations that want to ensure data consistency and real-time visibility across all plant operations,” said Kevin Samuelson, Infor CEO. “Integrating these capabilities with our industry-specific ERP systems will help us deliver even more powerful solutions to manufacturing organizations, as they look to digitize their operations and grow their businesses.”