Forecasting Technology and Part Obsolescence - Peter Sandborn

17 Jun 2012
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Abstract: “Many technologies have procurement life cycles that are shorter than the life cycle of the product they are used in. Life cycle mismatches caused by the obsolescence of technology often result in large costs for long field life products, such as aircraft, critical infrastructure, medical systems and military systems. DMSMS (Diminishing Manufacturing Sources and Materials Shortages) is a type of obsolescence, which includes the loss of the ability... to procure a technology or part from its original manufacturer. Forecasting when technologies and specific parts will become unavailable (non-procurable) is a key enabler for proactive DMSMS management and strategic life cycle planning for long field life products. This article introduces data mining based methodologies for generating algorithms that can be used to predict the obsolescence dates for technologies and parts.”

Follow the link: http://www.enme.umd.edu/ESCML/Papers/ObsForecastingSummary.pdf

 

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Dimitra Papadopoulou

Dimitra Papadopoulou is Junior Consultant at ABSC GmbH working within the field of Configuration Management. She graduated with a Magister degree of Management Science and Technology specialized in Management Information Systems, Business Strategy and Human Resources at Athens University of Economics and Business. She successfully practiced and worked in the areas of Telecommunication & Information Systems in Greece and Supply Chain Management in Austria as well as within the European Public Institutions in Brussels. Her current research focuses on Obsolescence Management and Configuration Management including process and strategy implementation in aviation and aerospace businesses.

As an innovative full service system integrator in the fields of engineering services and IT services ABSC GmbH supports many international companies along their development and operation of business processes with complete solutions since over 20 years. ABSC creates customized and innovative obsolescence management concepts and provides competent, reliable and sustainable optimization of processes, projects and infrastructure. ABSC supports businesses as long-term partner for the definition and implementation of customer specific complete obsolescence management solutions and round off their range of services with specific seminars and events.

Website: www.obsolescence-management.net

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