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FEBRUARY 2021 I DESIGN007 MAGAZINE 71 Defense Speak Interpreted: Your Best Friend is a Skyborg? E Suddenly the term "Skyborg" is popping up in Air Force publications, and if you are an Air Force pilot, your future best friend may be a Skyborg. To understand the concept behind the term Skyborg, we need a bit of weapons strategy for the Air Force. Book Excerpt: Thermal Management with Insulated Metal Substrates, Part 5 E e following is an excerpt from Chapter 5 of "e Printed Circuit Designer's Guide to... ermal Management with Insulated Metal Substrates," written by Ventec International Group's Didier Mauve and Ian Mayoh. In this free eBook, the authors provide PCB design- ers with the essential information required to understand the thermal, electrical, and mechanical characteristics of insulated metal substrate laminates. TT Electronics, Thales Join Forces to Enable Future Development of Cybersecurity E TT Electronics, a global provider of engi- neered electronics for performance critical applications, has announced a collaboration agreement with ales to enable future devel- opment of operational technology (OT) based cyber security initiatives and research. IPC Praises U.S. Government Actions to Bolster Security and Resiliency of Defense Electronics Supply Chain E is is a statement by Chris Mitchell, vice pres- ident of global government relations at IPC, the global electronics manufacturing associa- tion, on recent actions by the U.S. government to bolster the security and resiliency of the U.S. defense electronics supply chain. Arcline Investment Management Acquires Ohmega Technologies E Arcline Investment Management, a growth- oriented private equity firm with $1.5 billion of committed capital, announced that it has expanded its specialty electronic components platform with the acquisition of Ohmega Tech- nologies, a leading manufacturer of advanced embedded thin-film resistive materials. Ventec Strengthens Canada OEM Activities with Appointment of Sigma Component Design E Ventec International Group Co., Ltd. has announced the appointment of Sigma Com- ponent Design (Sigma) to provide sales and support to OEM customers in Canada. e two companies have signed a contractual agreement under which Sigma will help drive new OEM business for Ventec in Canada and represent all product lines from 1st January 2021. Elbit Systems Awarded $24M Contract to Supply Tactical Computers for Royal Netherlands Army E Elbit Systems Ltd. was awarded an approxi- mately $24 million contract from the Dutch Ministry of Defence (Dutch MOD) to supply the Royal Netherlands Army (RNLA) with new vehicular tactical computers. e contract will be performed over a 30-months period.

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