ISR News Story
Sandborn co-author on new product obsolescence book
ISR-affiliated Professor Peter Sandborn (ME/ISR) is one of four authors of Strategies to the Prediction, Mitigation, and Management of Product Obsolescence, a new book published by Wiley.
Sandborn wrote the book with Michael Pecht, director of the University of Maryland's Center for Advance Life Cycle Engineering (CALCE); Ulrich Ermel, Project Manager for Obsolescence Management in the TQ-Group, Germany; and Bjoern Bartels, senior consultant and obsolescence management competence lead at ABSC GmbH.
About the book
It is the only book on the market that covers obsolescence forecasting methodologies, including forecasting tactics for hardware and software that enable cost-effective proactive product life-cycle management. The book describes how to implement a comprehensive obsolescence management system within diverse companies. It is useful for all professionals in product/project management, sustainment engineering and purchasing.
July 9, 2012