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Examining Problems of Counterfeit Electronic Components

These days, nearly everyone is cognizant of the widespread problem of counterfeit movies, music, and software. Yet fewer people think of electronic components when the term “counterfeit” comes up. Nonetheless, problems of counterfeit electronic components represent a serious issue that needs to be addressed by companies around the world. The subject of counterfeit electronics become…

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Obsolescence Management for the Twenty-First Century

The exponential growth of knowledge in the past several decades creates very rapid cycles of product innovation. The latest gadget can become outdated very quickly. For many companies, this can become quite problematic when their product depends on other components which become obsolete and are no longer produced. This problem is often referred to as…