Weekly Brief


Weekly Brief

Thursday, January 21,2021

Feature of the Week

The A&D market has no lack of upside and downside scenarios plotted by analysts. While this can help to explain how many aircraft will be sold over the next 24-36 months  Read more
At a time when maintenance costs are higher than fuel costs, some airlines are looking to digital technology to continuously monitor vital physical assets, such as engines, in real-time, enabling them to plan maintenance much more effectively  Read more
NGD's CSDs are a performance game-changer for modern, large-scale AI and ML workloads and are also available in extended temperature ranges for rugged computing solutions like those manufactured by Trenton.  Read more


By Mark Munsell, Deputy Director, CIO and IT Services, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency  
At the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, we deliver a broad spectrum of services to a wide variety of stakeholders.  Read more
By Zeeshan Sheikh, CIO, Entergy  
How does a utility increase internal customer satisfaction? In all likelihood, every business asks this question at a certain stage of their existence and it grows with each passing day.  Read more

Featured Vendors

By Doug Wilson, Founder, and CTO,   
FiberQA manufactures automated test and clean equipment for fiber optic end face connectors for use in Datacom, Telecom, & MIL-Aero applications. FiberQA product lines include FastMT single-ferrule desktop fiberscope, and AVIT multi-ferrule...  Read more
By Harry Niedzwiadek, CEO,   
Image Matters specializes in geospatial, Semantic Web (Web 3.0), Semantic-AI, Sensor Web, Cloud-based SaaS/PaaS platforms, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Web services, enterprise engineering and modeling, and complex modernization projects....  Read more
By Roger Seaman, President,   
Bandy Manufacturing is an aerospace machine shop focused on manufacturing highly specialized, custom and standard aerospace hinges. The company supports a wide range of military and commercial aircrafts, aerospace vehicle, and non-aerospace...  Read more

CXO Insights

By Howard Hodder, MGIS, GISP, McKim & Creed  
In its broadest sense, asset management refers to any systematic approach of caring for, upholding the value of, or disposing of assets.  Read more
By Chris Ridgway, GIS Manager - Geological Services, Vulcan Materials Company  
Prior to developing our first GIS system, we asked potential users many questions. Key questions included: Are they experts with computers or nontechnical users of data?  Read more