Meet Dana Korf, one of our newest I-Connect007 columnists! Dana’s columns will focus on IPC-2581 as well as PCB front-end tooling, data quality, DFM processes, etc.
DIU grants contracts under a joint OTA and a parallel process called commercial solutions opening. Most of the five DIU focus areas depend on electronics: artificial intelligence (AI), autonomy, cyber, human systems, and space. At the end of 2018, DIU had funded 104 contracts with a total value of $354 million and brought in 87 non-traditional DoD vendors, including 43 contracting with DoD for the first time.
We all love innovation, but we are terrified at the thought of being innovators. We fear failure so much that we would rather do nothing than fail. But what would happen if you did the thing that scared you...
Is It Time to Shake Up Materials Standards? interview with Mark Goodman and Alun Morgan
Using Industry Standards as Another PWB Manufacturing Tool by Marc Carter
Standards: Why We Have Them and Live by Them by Alifiya Arastu, Jeffery Beauchamp Harry Kennedy and Ruben Contreras
Understanding the Fine Print by Todd Kolmodin
The Future of ‘Substances and Materials in Products’ Data Exchange Formats as Standards by Jean-Pierre Theret
The Past 15 Years: Changes to MIL-PRF-31032 Certification, Part 2 by Mike Hill