Eliminate Barriers to Innovation Part I | 2007

Challenges with Regulatory Compliance and Complex Products Consumer electronics businesses have accelerated innovation over the past several years in an effort to provide customers better goods. Global supply chains and distributed teams are commonplace. Everyone is racing to link people, data, and gadgets in a variety of contexts using the Internet of Things (IoT). In … Read more

FedRAMP-Compliant Cloud Solutions Boost Data Security for Aerospace and Defense Manufacturers | 2006

Today’s news is dominated by cyberattacks as digitalization increases security threats for both the public and private sectors. A significant U.S. information technology company, SolarWinds, suffered a security breach in 2020, which exposed the internal systems of multiple commercial companies and governmental organizations.1 Through flaws in its system, hackers were able to access at least … Read more

How to Choose the Best Part Numbering Scheme | 2005

A systematic and effective way to identify and track parts during your new product development (NPD) and product launch processes is to use a part numbering scheme. In order to produce complex electrical devices, manufacturers must organize, track, and store hundreds, if not thousands, of pieces. Additionally, it might cost up to $15k to handle … Read more

Designing for Excellence with your Supply Chain | 2004

All of our product data was kept in file cabinets in my early new product introduction (NPI) efforts. In order to release a printed circuit board (PCB) for production, we physically handed copies of the designs and CDs to the PCB house—we “pushed” the data. We consistently got design for manufacturability (DFM) input for every … Read more

15 Reasons to Learn Digital Marketing | 2003

You’ve undoubtedly heard the term “digital marketing” bandied about here and there. It has recently become a trendy term. After all, why shouldn’t it? It has been nearly a decade since big advances in digital marketing occurred. Furthermore, in recent years, the internet has developed substantially. As a digital marketer, you will be in charge … Read more