As more wearable personal medical devices permeate healthcare, the challenge of creating a reliable, FDA approvable application or device must be met head-on. From the physical device or software app to cloud data management for analysis, the MDG forum on Wearables For Patient Driven Healthcare is bringing together key experts to talk about the various factors introduced by this new trend. Stop by the eComp booth on March 1st, 2017 at Regis College in Weston MA between 5:30PM and 8:30PM to meet with our team.… Click here to read more.
5 ways Document Inspections Can Verify Suspect Counterfeit Parts When we think about ‘counterfeit mitigation’, we often imagine specialized equipment such as a SEM (scanning electron microscope) or X-ray machines. But every counterfeit mitigation job starts with one critical step that helps identify suspect parts: a document inspection. During document inspections, eComp inspects supplied documentation to ensure that all required documents are included. We also examine the documentation for originality and applicability to the delivered material. Some key areas of the inspection include, but are not limited to:… Click here to read more.
In our previous posts, we spoke about two of the ways eComp helps their customers source legacy solutions. First, we talked about the multiple pathways eComp can offer when procuring goods and services, obsolete or otherwise. Finally, we discussed a time a lengthy re-design was avoided, saving our customer time and money. By utilizing our OEM partner, we produced a replacement part in the same fit, form and function as the original device. But what happens when a re-design is the only solution?… Click here to read more.
Risk averse procurement shouldn’t be a toss of the dice Recently, eComp was asked by our customer to provide a risk averse solution for their 1970’s airborne platform currently in ‘sustainment’ mode. The customer’s electronic sensor used a MT-42 plastic packaged MT4xxx high-gain transistor that was long out of production. This transistor performed a critical function in the operation of the sensor, making re-design a difficult proposition.… Click here to read more.
Procurement Solutions with eComp – Navigating the Obsolete and Legacy Supply Chain Let’s face it: diminishing manufacturing sources and material shortages is an expensive, labor intensive, complex enterprise and you need a partner that can offer more than one procurement resolution. Often it can be difficult to identify a diminishing product with enough time to implement a solution that protects your life-cycle support and viability. For over 16 years, eComp has taken a leadership role as an Independent Distributor and Procurement Solutions Specialist. We are dedicated to helping our customers identify the best methodology for procuring goods and services, obsolete or otherwise. By taking a proactive stance and evaluating more than one approach, eComp can help you determine the best methodology for procurement.… Click here to read more.