Kevin Deal

Kevin is responsible for all aspects of IFS in Aerospace and Defense within North America, and has been in the A&D IT business for over 25 years. Prior to joining IFS, Kevin held a number of roles as Director of Mid-Americas and Federal at BroadVision, as well as Director of National Sales at Cincom. Kevin was also a logistics war modeler and former Director of the DoD's Supportability Investment Decision Analysis Center (SIDAC).

| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Aerospace & Defense, Business Technology, Service, Strategy
The new reality: Can augmented reality solve the military MRO labor shortage?
The new reality: Can augmented reality solve the military MRO labor shortage?

The virtual and augmented reality (AR) business is booming – one report predicts the market for the technologies will be…

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Look out for the 3 technologies shaping civil aviation MRO in 2017

The world of civil aviation is one of the world’s most highly regulated and asset-intensive industries. Strict International safety regulation,…

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| | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes | Aerospace & Defense, Asset Intensive, Business Agility, Business Technology, Digital Transformation, Strategy
Ensuring instant availability of military assets: The growing role of PBL and the transformational staircase
Performance Based Logistics

When a force needs to be scrambled to respond to an immediate threat, equipment needs to be instantly ready for…

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How effective Asset Management provides the key to Homeland Security

  From hurricanes to bombs, from strikes to power outages, effective Asset Management provides the key to Homeland Security The…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Aerospace & Defense, Manufacturing
Digital Thread – Are you ready for the next disruptive technology for A&D manufacturing?

Many would argue that the Digital Thread is the next major disruptive technology, but for it to really take-off, first…

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Tier 2 Defense Manufacturers – We’re looking out for you!

In A&D, the manufacturing market is becoming more concentrated. By this I mean we often have multiple, complex relationships between…

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