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Future-proofing A&D manufacturing for Industry 4.0

The benefits of Industry 4.0 for A&D manufacturers are enormous but involve critical decisions on digital investments and an increasingly cyber-aware ecosystem. Here, Evan Butler-Jones, Director, Defence Product Line, Aerospace & Defence...
risk in defence

Where physical meets digital: Balancing opportunity and risk in defence in 2019

Whether it’s through technology such as intelligent planning tools, digital twins, virtual and augmented reality, or combating threats in new domains, the dividing line between the cyber and the physical world is...
service life of military assets

Breathing new life into older equipment – how to extend the service life of...

Here, Rodney Lee, Senior Product Manager, Aerospace & Defence Business Unit, IFS, explains the intricacies involved in extending an asset’s lifecycle and how organisations can keep life extension projects on schedule, within budget and...

Mastering complexity to ensure naval asset readiness

The Navy has to deal with a complex portfolio of stakeholders. Military organizations, OEMs, contractors and third-party providers maintaining equipment via service-based agreements, all need to work together to ensure asset readiness. The key...