Knowledge Management & Information Sharing


Product Reliability Online Tools Collection (PROTOCOL) is an online reliability knowledge base developed for the Aviation and Missile Research, Development and Engineering Center (AMRDEC) under the DoD’s Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program. It includes expert system features and advisers for decision-making, automated analysis tools, interactive tutorials and traditional knowledge content in the form of definitions, rules-of-thumb and lessons-learned.


Cyber Security Metrics Workshop

Quanterion hosted a Cyber Security Metrics Workshop as part of its operation of the Cyber Security and Information Systems IAC (CSIAC). The one-day workshop reviewed current trends in policy, tools and techniques of interest to managers and Cyber Security professionals useful in measuring one’s cyber security vulnerability. It also provided an overview of the current state of understanding of what is presently available and will focus on what research needs to be done to develop robust and easy to use…  Read More

DoD Technical Centers of Excellence

Quanterion currently operates two DoD Information Analysis Centers (IACs), the Cyber Security and Information Systems IAC (CSIAC) and the Defense Threat Reduction IAC (DTRIAC, and is the Technical Focal Point for the RMQ and Materials/Manufacturing/Testing disciplines for the Defense Systems IAC (DSIAC). These DoD centers of excellence in their respective technologies are chartered with the collection, analysis, synthesis and dissemination of scientific and technical information (STI) in subjects important to military systems, providing the defense community with a centralized knowledge…  Read More

Cyber Security & Information Systems Information Analysis Center (CSIAC)

Quanterion operates the Cyber Security and Information Systems IAC (CSIAC), the DoD’s knowledge source for Scientific and Technical Information (STI) in the fields of cybersecurity, software intensive systems engineering, modeling & simulation, and knowledge management/information sharing. With today’s growing dependence on software intensive systems, the role of cybersecurity has become increasingly important, especially in the homeland defense arena through the protection of citizens’ personal information, medical and financial data, and the nation’s critical infrastructure. The Center continues to identify new…  Read More

Reliability Information Analysis Center (RIAC)

Quanterion performed the day-to-day core operations of the former Reliability Information Analysis Center (RIAC), the DoD’s Center of Excellence in Reliability/Maintainability and Quality. Although chartered by the DoD, its activities, tools, models and databases are widely used across other homeland defense related industries. The Center’s design/analysis guides and failure-related models and databases are standard practices for all types of critical homeland defense equipment and systems. The RIAC staff supported U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) and other government agencies in developing…  Read More