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p> I began my career at RCA Aerospace and Defense in 1983 and worked at MITRE Corp., BAE Systems, and the State of NH. I worked in the defense field performing software configuration management (SCM) and release engineering activities from 1983-1996. In July of 1996, I began working for the State of NH, Department of Health and Human Services, performing the software configuration management role. I am the administrator of AllFusion Harvest. I presently manage 100 applications housed in AllFusion Harvest and support 180 developers using the product. The development tools we currently use are PowerBuilder v11, Visual Studio 2005, and Java. In my years as an SCM and release engineer, I have used many products from AllFusion Harvest v7.1 (presently), Product Version Control System (PVCS), IBM ClearCase, SCCS, CVS, Source Safe, PowerGen 6.5, and HarPB 2.0. I have used ... (more)

IBM And Dassault Aerospace Compliance Solution Takes Off

IBM and Dassault Systems today announced a specialized PLM (Product Lifecycle Management) industry solution for aerospace suppliers. Aerospace Supplier Collaboration (ASC) is a strategic solution that enables companies to better manage and control the processes common to suppliers in the aerospace industry. ASC delivers a suite of aerospace-industry process models, templates, and practices based on SMARTEAM, an industry-leading collaborative product data and lifecycle management solution. The solution manages data in the context of an aircraft program structure, internal communication, traceability of information, and control of key engineering processes including engineering and manufacturing change, distribution of work tasks, preliminary data release, configuration management, and document management. It also manages and automates the release of maturing product... (more)

Intercim Announces Sustained Growth in 2004

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Intercim, Inc., the leading aerospace and defense process execution solution provider, today announced it has exceeded 2004 projections in both revenue and EBIT maintaining profitability in every quarter in 2004. The company further anticipates continuing this trend in 2005 and beyond as it fulfills several long-term contracts won in the last 12 months. "The company's steady increase in revenue for the full year of 2004 was based on an increase in market demand for Intercim Velocity, our web-based manufacturing process execution software," said John Todd, president and CEO of Intercim, Inc. "The commitment of several new high profile programs to the Velocity product is a testament to Intercim's approach for delivering exceptional results for our customers." Companies pursuing lean manufacturing practices designed to increase op... (more)

Real-Time Java Aonix Supports VxWorks

Aonix, the provider of the PERC product line for embedded and real-time Java developers, announces the release of PERC Ultra 5.1 cross development and target support on Wind River's VxWorks 6.6 real-time operating system and Wind River Workbench development suite. With more than 1 million field systems in markets such as aerospace, defense, telecommunications, industrial control and robotics, PERC Ultra well suits the broad real-time market leadership of VxWorks. These joint solutions will enable developers to take advantage of Java language capabilities while ensuring that critical deterministic behavior requirements can still be met. Boasting the largest number of deployments for any commercial real-time virtual machine, PERC Ultra has proven itself as an embedded virtual machine that is scalable, manageable, reliable and secure. In addition to separating it from... (more)

Oracle News Coverage Initiated on Ulitzer

Oracle News Coverage was initiated today on Ulitzer with 16,807 original articles, news stories and blog entries. Ulitzer content is grouped in 25 distinct subjects from "Aerospace and Defense" to "Travel and Hospitality." Each subject group offers an unlimited number of topics, and each topic may contain thousands of peer-reviewed feature stories, bylined articles, blog posts, news, reviews, commentary, and unique editorial content authored by top experts in their fields. Ulitzer is designed to replace Wikipedia with Its three-dimensional live content offerings and dynamic topic structure. "Facebook established itself as the new and improved tool for Myspace users and Ulitzer will establish itself as the new, much improved, dynamic, and  three dimensional version of Wikipedia with live content," said Fuat Kircaali, founder of Ulitzer, Inc. "Ulitzer is an original and... (more)

Axcess Integrates Micro-Wireless into Microsoft BizTalk Server Environment

Axcess International has announced that it successfully implemented its patented Micro-Wireless system into the Microsoft BizTalk Server platform. BizTalk Server 2009 provides a solution that allows organizations to more easily connect disparate systems, and then process the composite of information through pre-defined rules to automate new areas of business operations. The collaboration between Axcess and Microsoft Corp. will enable the collection of previously unavailable real-time business activity information through Axcess’ “active” RFID system which wirelessly enables assets, personnel and sensors. The strategic relationship results in an expanded set of tools that customers can use to drive productivity. BizTalk Server is used by ninety percent of the Global 100, including the majority of retailers, hotel chains and the largest U.S. companies in pharmaceuti... (more)

Cloud Security Alliance and IEEE on Cloud Computing Security

Security Sessions at Cloud Expo The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), a not-for-profit organization formed to promote the use of best practices for providing security assurance within cloud computing, and IEEE, the world's leading professional association for the advancement of technology, on Friday announced they are joining forces to ensure that best practices and standards are developed and available to provide security assurance for cloud computing. As a result of this collaboration, CSA and IEEE have been conducting a survey to identify and define the most critical security concerns surrounding enterprise cloud computing. The survey was completed by hundreds of IT professionals who are actively involved in implementing cloud-related projects. CSA and IEEE will announce their findings at the Cloud Security Alliance Summit, a half-day event being held at the RSA c... (more)

Veracode State of Software Security Report

With the trend of targeted cyber attacks along with the exploitation of common vulnerabilities such as SQL Injection, it is clear that the core software infrastructure of several critical industries remains extremely vulnerable. Released today, the Veracode “State of Software Security Report: Volume 3” uncovered that those security vendors tasked with protecting enterprises are often the most at risk due to the poor quality of their very own software applications. In fact, 72 percent of security products and services applications analyzed in this report failed to meet acceptable levels of security quality. In its most recent State of Software Security report, Veracode analyzed 4,835 applications that were submitted to its cloud-based application security testing platform for independent security verification. That number is nearly double from the previous report (S... (more)

Rethinking Storage for the Cloud Era

Storage at scale pioneer Scality's success in 2011 secured its position as a trailblazer for truly scalable, high performing, yet cost effective object based storage. 2011 was a landmark year for the San Francisco-based storage start-up that has invigorated the cloud storage space with the new concept of organic storage. The year's highlights started with a new multimillion dollar round of funding to fuel global expansion, a great deal of industry recognition, and ended with a raft of new customers and partners less than two years after the company's inception. "The storage industry has never looked so alive and dynamic, and Scality is excited to be part of the step change happening at the heart of it," said Jérôme Lecat, CEO of Scality. "When we burst onto the cloud storage scene just 18 months ago, we determined to rip up the old storage rulebook. We wanted to ad... (more)

Avere Systems' NAS Audit reveals that US storage pros hoard more data than European counterparts

Avere takes on the challenge to wave the flag for NAS optimization benefits across the pond at SNW Europe next week SNW Europe, Frankfurt, Germany - 30th October 2012 - Avere Systems has discovered that the US may appear to be the biggest data hoarders and Europeans have more catching up to do when it comes to considering solutions for NAS optimization. The NAS optimization company has been comparing storage attitudes on both sides of the Atlantic through the results of two independently-sourced surveys: the US-based Pulse Report and the European NAS Audit. One of the biggest differences discovered was in the amount of data managed. In the United States over 41% of the respondents managed over 500TB of storage whereas the Europeans appear to be lagging behind with only 20% managing large capacity arrays. This is reflected in the number of NAS-only systems. The Amer... (more)

Cypherbridge Systems Launches VPN SDK with IKE/IPSec Providing Network Encryption and Firewall Defense

Carlsbad, CA, February 21, 2013 --( Cypherbridge System launches the uVPN Software Development Kit (SDK); a unified solution combining IKE/IPsec network encryption, plus firewall defense, using a common set of policies that include IP address, port and protocol. These policies simultaneously firewall and block low level connections to the device, monitor traffic flows through the device, and encrypt and authenticate traffic with IKE/IPsec. President of Cypherbridge Systems, Steve Delaney, explains how the new SDK significantly simplifies engineering, deployment and operation: “By combining IPsec and firewall features, we are able to deliver a single SDK that has multiple levels of protection against cyber intrusion in a solution reducing target memory footprint, time-to-market, and Total Cost of Ownership. Typically, users have had to integrate separate SDKs fr... (more)