Ease, founded in 1986, is a leading provider of plant floor audit and insights software for the manufacturing industry. The EASE cloud platform is used across the globe, accounting for millions of plant floor audits annually. From automotive to aerospace and consumer packaged goods, EASE transforms human data into actionable intelligence.

The EASE software is used to monitor, validate and analyze any high frequency manufacturing plant floor processes including layered process audits (LPAs), safety, 5S, and more. EASE combines easy-to-use mobile apps with powerful audit management and real-time reporting that to drive lean manufacturing initiatives, support continuous improvement, and enable digital transformation. Ease’s customers include Aston Martin, Hitachi, Lockheed Martin, Raytheon, Continental, Tenneco, Brose, Dana, Bosch, Siemens and 1 in 3 of the top tier 1 automotive suppliers.

Status: Active investment
Date Acquired: December 2013
Headquarters: Mission Viejo, CA