supply chain inventory management

10 Apr 2018 No Comments

Fire: The Oldest and Deadliest Risk to Supply Chain Business Continuity

The idea of a raging fire consuming large portions of what we hold dear is one of the oldest threats mankind has faced — and while multiple millennia’s worth of […]
21 Mar 2018 No Comments

Why OEMs Are Struggling to Store Critical Electronic Components

When it comes to storing electronic components, it’s not a matter of if an OEM needs to find a solution for it, but when — and at what cost. Virtually […]
7 Mar 2018 No Comments

Choosing a Die and Wafer Banking Partner? Pay Attention to Recovery Times

As the use of ASICs in product designs continues to grow – and die and wafer banking becomes more prominent in OEM obsolescence management strategies – it is important for […]
6 Mar 2018 1 Comment

Does Your Obsolescence Management Strategy Require a Vault?

One doesn’t have to try hard to recall the earthquake and tsunami disaster that befell the coast of Tohoku on March 11th, 2011. In addition to the 15,894 confirmed people […]
28 Feb 2018 No Comments

The Financial Toll of Last Time Buys on OEMs

Last time buys will always be the central concern of every successful obsolescence management strategy. BOM monitoring gives OEMs the tools needed to stay ahead of obsolescence, proper long-term storage […]
27 Feb 2018 No Comments

Addressing Two Primary Concerns Associated with Die and Wafer Banking

When making the decision to implement ASICs into their product designs, original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) often look at the benefits ASICs can offer their supply chain. Tighter obsolescence management procedures, […]