What the Numbers Say About CSRA Inc. (CSRA) and NCR Corporation (NCR)

(Source: Economic News) CSRA Inc. (NYSE:CSRA) operates in the Information Technology Services segment of the Technology sector. CSRA has a net profit margin of 7.50% and is more profitable than the average company in the Information Technology Services industry. Company’s return on equity, which is really just the product of the …

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MacB Partners to Achieve Software Certification for IT Asset Management Tool

(Source: GlobeNewswire) .. cybersecurity and product solutions, announced today that the company and its business partner, xAssets LLC, has achieved Software Certification for the xAssets Client Version 7.x of the Information Technology Asset Management and Network Discovery Tool (ITAM-ND). The software recently passed the comprehensive …x  

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Partnering for Success: Fairmont’s TMC acquires Elkins-based firm expanding tech services, staff

(Source: WV News) After an 11-month long process, TMC Technologies finalized its acquisition of Elkins-based Mountain State Information Systems Inc., bringing the employees of both companies under the same umbrella. Both TMC and Mountain State Information Systems specialize in information technology-related contracts …

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Contrasting Cyberark Software (CYBR) and China Information Technology (CNIT)

(Source: The Ledger Gazette ) China Information Technology (NASDAQ: CNIT) and Cyberark Software (NASDAQ:CYBR) are both small-cap industrial products companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional …

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Maxar Technologies Showcases Its Position as Global Powerhouse with Proven Advanced Capabilities at the SmallSat Symposium

(Source: Space Ref ) Each day customers in defense and intelligence, public safety, civil agencies, map making and analysis, environmental monitoring, oil and gas exploration, infrastructure management, navigation technology, and providers of location-based services depend on DigitalGlobe data, information, technology and expertise to gain …

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Resolving the Challenges of Connectivity, Competition & Compliance for Modern Medical Device Makers

For medical device manufacturers, new realities present favorable circumstances and worrisome challenges. For example, medical devices are now more integrated into inpatient, outpatient and home care. And technological advances continue to evolve medical device design and manufacturing. But as modern health reform increases patient connectivity, it also increases media scrutiny, leaving manufacturers with precious little margin for error.

Top 15 ISO 26262 Snafus

What do golf and automotive software have in common? To the novice, seemingly nothing. However, the commonalities are more profound than expected. Consider common traits of golf and ISO 26262 as experienced by this author: • Both seem easy to start up, but complexities befuddle beginners • Both seem cheap to engage in initially, but become more expensive once they […]

Application of Risk Analysis Techniques in Jama to Satisfy ISO 14971

Medical technology companies especially those developing medical devices are faced with a wide range of techniques for managing risk.  The hardest part is often deciding which specific techniques and data points need to be captured to demonstrate that all angles of risk analysis for the product have been accounted for. Today, many medtech companies are using spreadsheets to capture risk […]

ISO 26262 and Automotive Electronics Development

Compliance standards, especially those that involve relatively new functional safety elements, will likely add additional requirements to the development process. But ISO 26262, in particular, will add more than new requirements to the product life cycle for automotive hardware-software systems. This Functional Safety standard will act as a framework impacting integrated requirements traceability, risk management, validation, verification, documentation and collaboration […]

Five Steps to Delivering the Data-Driven Business

Five Steps to Delivering the Data-Driven Business – A guide to IT priorities in engaging with the business to develop analytics competencies and drive real-time decision making. As organizations recognize the commercial opportunities that data analytics can bring, they are looking beyond the fragmented use of analytics towards embedding data-driven insights into all aspects of their business. This white paper […]