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| | 3 minutes | Aerospace & Defense
IFS helps to break the skydiving world record

Falling with style At first glance there are not a lot of similarities between defense logistics and formation skydiving, but…

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| | 2 minutes | Aerospace & Defense
Selecting ERP for Aerospace and Defense

When it comes to selecting enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions for asset-intensive industries such as aerospace & defense (A&D), there…

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| | 4 minutes | Aerospace & Defense
Asset management for the military: four disruptive developments

Every asset used to support military operations has a vital role – even the humble boot is useless if it…

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| | 4 minutes | Aerospace & Defense
The 3D Printing Paradox in A&D

3D printing is becoming a ‘must have’ for manufacturers rather than a luxury R&D project. Simplifying the process can cause…

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| | 3 minutes | Aerospace & Defense
Solving the Public Sector headache of effective Asset Management

When a snowstorm strikes or the police chase is on, both the public authority involved and the general public it…

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| | 1 minute | Aerospace & Defense, Automotive, Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Events
IFS at the heart of GE’s defense operations

This is an IFS 2015 liveblog which means everything was written at-the-moment. GE is truly one of the world’s biggest…

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| | 3 minutes | Aerospace & Defense
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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| | 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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| | 2 minutes | Aerospace & Defense
Norwegian Armed Forces Set Tough Demands on IT Suppliers

The Norwegian Armed Forces (Air Force, Army, and Navy including the Coast Guard) are in a constant state of readiness. For…

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| | 3 minutes | Aerospace & Defense
The Top Five Civil Aviation MRO Trends to Watch Out For in 2015

I decided to put on my Google Glasses to see if I could make out the top five trends to…

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| | 4 minutes | Aerospace & Defense, Manufacturing
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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| | 4 minutes | Aerospace & Defense, Creativity & Innovation, Strategy
“It’s war Jim, but not as we know it” – 20 Years On in A&D

In 20 years’ time, mobility, wearable technology and the Internet of Things will be commonplace and new technologies will change…

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