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National Insider Threat Awareness Month

September is the third annual National Insider Threat Awareness Month, which is a collaborative effort between the National Counterintelligence and Security Center (NCSC), the National Insider Threat Task Force (NITTF), the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense Intelligence and Security, the Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency, and the Department of Homeland Security to emphasize…  Read More

September 16th, 2021|

Reliability Engineering Terms – Fault Tree Analysis

What is Fault Tree Analysis?
Fault Tree Analysis (FTA) is a “top down” assessment of how a product or system failure (or other “undesired event”) can occur based on the behavior of lower-level functions, assemblies, parts, software, and human behavior.  The undesired event is evaluated through a set of intermediary fault states that, if present, would…  Read More

September 9th, 2021|

Fault Tree Analysis Resources

Fault Tree Analysis Video Training
Failure Mode, Effects and Criticality Analysis (FMECA) and Fault Tree Analysis (FTA)
FMECAs and FTAs are popular methods for determining the impact of failures on the product or system. This module focuses on these two popular approaches to system logic analysis. The discussion will begin with a discussion of the MIL-STD-1629 approach…  Read More

September 9th, 2021|

Weibull Analysis Resources

Weibull Analysis Resources
Weibull Analysis Training

Open Training – Fall 2021 Session: Weibull Analysis
Why do you need to take this course?
Weibull analysis is the starting point to problem-solving for most production reliability and maintainability issues. If you are an engineer, manager or engineering student, you will need to understand basic failure distributions, reliability engineering math, analyses, and…  Read More

August 26th, 2021|

Reliability Engineering Terms – Weibull Analysis

What is Weibull Analysis?
Weibull Analysis is a statistical analysis that is used to determine reliability characteristics and trends from field and/or test failure data. It allows decisions to be made based on a limited amount of data. The Weibull distribution can be fit to datasets exhibiting an increasing, decreasing, or constant failure rate, a unique…  Read More

August 26th, 2021|

Online Security Best Practices for Seniors

 

Did you know older adults are five times more vulnerable to tech support scams than other age groups? Tech support scams use scare tactics to persuade users to purchase an expensive “solution” to a nonexistent problem with a computer.

Unfortunately, senior citizens are most likely to relinquish large sums of money to hackers posed as technical…  Read More

August 23rd, 2021|

Professional Engineers Day

Happy Professional Engineers Day!

This annual awareness day was first started in 2016 to recognize licensed professional engineers, celebrate the contributions professional engineers make every day, and highlight what is involved in working as a professional engineer.

Whether you’re an engineering student interested in becoming licensed in the future, a professional interested in recertification or are simply…  Read More

August 4th, 2021|Tags: , , , , |

Quanterion Announces Winter 2021 Reliability Engineering Open Training

Quanterion Solutions Incorporated is offering reliability engineering open training this winter on Tuesday, Nov. 16 through Thursday, Nov. 18, 2021. The hands-on training will be hosted at the DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Orlando – Disney Springs in Lake Buena Vista, FL.

There is a limited block of guestrooms for course attendees at the group rate of…  Read More

July 7th, 2021|

World Password Day – Worst Passwords of 2020

This World Password Day, social media is bombarded with tips for secure passwords, such as use strings of at least eight random characters, avoid your pet’s name, or include random symbols. But what specifically are the worst passwords to avoid?

Enter the NordPass “Top 200 Most Common Passwords of the Year 2020.” This extensive list provides…  Read More

May 6th, 2021|

Quanterion Solutions Hosts Reliability Fall 2021 Open Training Sessions

Fall 2021 Open Training is now closed for registrations. Discover Quanterion’s Winter 2021 Open Training.
Quanterion Solutions is offering reliability engineering open training this fall on Tuesday, Sept. 14 through Thursday, Sept. 16, 2021. The hands-on training will be hosted at the San Diego Training and Conference Center in San Diego, CA.

Attendees can choose between two…  Read More

April 28th, 2021|