Free press releases distribution network?

Agency / Source: GDCA, Inc.

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!



Industry Leaders to Address the Issue of Counterfeit Components At 2013 ERAI Executive Conference - Building an integrated supply chain to prevent counterfeit components - GDCA.com
Industry Leaders to Address the Issue of Counterfeit Components At 2013 ERAI Executive Conference

 

PRZOOM - /newswire/ - Fremont, CA, United States, 2013/04/04 - Building an integrated supply chain to prevent counterfeit components - GDCA.com.

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Computer Hardware/Storage Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

As systems age, component sourcing becomes more difficult and increases the risk of counterfeit components in legacy systems. IHS’s Director of Global Supply Chain, Rory King, illustrated that more than 50% of counterfeit component incidents are for parts subject to diminishing manufacturing sources and material shortages (DMSMS) and obsolescence issues. Recent highlighted counterfeit examples have included parts in SH-60B helicopters (introduced in 1984), the “new” C-130J Super Hercules (introduced in 1999), and C-27J cargo planes (started production in 1997), and in the US Navy's P-8A Poseidon plane (first flight 2009). This is why conferences like the upcoming 2013 ERAI Executive conference are so important.

The issues around counterfeit electronic components in the supply chain aren’t new, and have been a topic for the defense industry for years. The magnitude of the problem was first seriously brought to light in 2008, when the US Defense Department’s Bureau of Industry & Security identified nearly 10,000 incidents of counterfeit goods entering the defense supply chain. In 2012, a year-long study resulted in the National Defense Authorization Act FY2012 Sec. 818, when the US Senate’s armed services committee identified more than 1800 cases of counterfeit incidents, totaling more than one million counterfeit parts.

Until recently, sustainment and counterfeit avoidance was left to DMSMS teams and best practice logistics or engineering tactics. However, so far the solution has primarily been to develop standards, authentication and anti-counterfeit technologies. These responses are vital and necessary, but have largely remained reactive and have not produced the dynamic collaboration crucial to maintaining a healthy, proactive supply chain. Instead, each player is left facing inward -- focusing on solutions from their own particular positions in the supply chain: labs look for test solutions, distributors look to offer for proof of authenticity, researchers look for newer and more exotic authentication methods, and obsolescence management focuses on data integration and sourcing.

Achieving long-term sustainment extends way beyond what Warfighter sustainment teams and suppliers can do alone. As the technology available for creating counterfeit components will certainly evolve, the defense supply chain now requires forward thinking collaboration. Bringing together all of the supply chain’s best thinking is a key factor of what it takes to support a systems whose lifecycle will last decades past the original components’ end-of-life.

The time is ripe for this crucial shift in counterfeit avoidance to occur and for collaboration to be realized as a practical, efficient solution. Everything from the tools to the standards are in place. At the ERAI 2013 Executive Conference, Phil Zulueta, Donald Menzies, and Ethan Plotkin bring their experience to a concrete round-table discussion; including examples of cross-supply chain collaboration.

About the Presenters

Phil Zulueta - G-19 Committee Chairman, SAE International

Phil Zulueta is Chairman of the SAE International G-19 Committee, involved with the mitigation of counterfeit electronic parts through the collaborative development and release of international standards and the delivery of awareness presentations and courses at conferences and related venues.

Ethan Plotkin - CEO, GDCA Inc.

Ethan brings extensive international management consulting experience to Proactive Legacy Management (PLM+) and his role as GDCA’s CEO. Prior to leading the company, Ethan held an executive position with Accenture and worked with large companies to understand their business challenges, and to translate strategy into successful execution of large-scale business improvement programs.

Donald Menzies CEO, Merit Electronics

Donald started Merit Electronics in 2005. With an understanding of the risks counterfeit components bring to the electronics supply chain, his goal is to bring together the highest levels of authentication and testing, engineering services, and proactive and innovative solutions. Donald’s mission is to transform role of the independent distributor from a passive, reactive stocking broker, into a dynamic and valuable “strategic partner” in the supply chain

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Computer Hardware/Storage Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Agency / Source: GDCA, Inc.

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick PRZOOM - Press & Newswire Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Computer Hardware/Storage articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


Industry Leaders to Address the Issue of Counterfeit Components At 2013 ERAI Executive Conference

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name PRZOOM - Press & Newswire and LINK as the source.
 
  For more information, please visit:
Is this your article? Activate ALL web links by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!
|
Contact: Manish Dharod - GDCA.com 
925-456-9900 kporter[.]gdca.com
 
PRZOOM / PRTODAY - Newswire Today disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any GDCA, Inc. securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Computer Hardware/Storage via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!




Read Latest Press Releases From GDCA, Inc. / Company Profile


Read Computer Hardware/Storage Most Recent Related Press Releases:

KorenixSky--11 Korenix Launches JetNet 6828Gf for Substation Applications
Korenix Launches JetNet 6828Gf for Substation Applications
MXstudio Network Management Suite Features New Functions to Manage the Security Status of Network Devices
Curtiss-Wright’s New Memory-Maximized 16-Core Intel® Xeon® Processor D-based DSP Module is First to Support Up to 128 GB DDR-4 Memory
Moxa Launches MC-1100 Computer Designed for Industrial Automation Applications
Eurotech Announces EDCK 4001 - A New Development Kit to Create IoT Applications from Field-to-Cloud in Minutes
Korenix Introduces Modern Train Solution - Korenix JetNet 7714G-M12
Eurotech Collaborates with Red Hat on the First Code Contribution to and the Availability of Eclipse Kapua
Korenix Launches Industrial Communication Computer - JetBox8312 for High Flexibility Deployment
Moxa Releases New Switch Firmware to Ramp Up Device Security

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
 
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business
Find business coaching, life coaching, executive coaching and corporate coaching, best selling coaching books, ...



PREMIUM Members


Visit  Triggr & Bloom

Visit  NAKIVO, Inc.

Visit  La Bella Bakery Artisan Bakery Arizona







 
  ©2016 PRZOOM — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About PRZOOM | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneur newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today