Industry Market Trends

Supply Chain Security Is Focus of Defense Department's Murky New Rule

December 10, 2013

Contractors have until Jan. 17 to comment on an interim rule published by the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) that addresses supply chain security in bids, orders, and services for national security systems. Read More

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The U.S. Technology Skills Gap

December 10, 2013

In The U.S. Technology Skills Gap: What Every Technology Executive Must Know to Save America's Future, author Gary J. Beach looks at a preceding gap that caused it and how to solve the enormous challenge. Read More

Industry Market Trends

Features Advances, Broader Applications Boost Global Mass Spectrometer Market

December 10, 2013

While the global marketplace for high-end analytical instruments has been on a modest upward growth curve, one subcategory of products -- mass spectrometers – has been growing much faster than others. A recent analysis of the market by Frost & Sullivan found that the global mass spectrometry market earned revenues of $1.7 billion in 2012, and it estimates that this figure will reach $2.5 billion in 2017. Read More