Configuration Gear

Configuration Management, Who Needs It?

Configuration Management is the foundation of the Capability Maturity Model (CMM), which has been adopted by many organizations worldwide, primarily those involved in the development of software applications. Recently, the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD), specifically the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense, Acquisition, Technology, and Logistics, hired the Software Engineering Institute (SEI) at[…]

Medical Material Quality Advances – Will PEEK be implanted in you?

Medical material quality advances have been taking hold of the medical device and plastics injection mold business. Plastics come in many shapes and forms and are used from children’s toys to Space Craft. I was first was introduced to plastics in the 1960’s, when I was working on the repair and overhaul of nuclear powered submarines.[…]