IFS Defence Ltd., a joint venture between BAE Systems and IFS, recently acquired iSC, a British custom software firm. However, some product integration issues and questions about long-term benefits for IFS customers outside the defense sector should be monitored.
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(representing the utilities, manufacturing, mining, process manufacturing, and transportation sectors). The study concluded that concerns about plant safety, demand for asset availability, and environmental awareness or corporate social responsibility (CSR) and legislation (see Evergreen”—Environmental Regulations for High-tech and Electronics, Chemical, and Oil and Gas Industries ) are encouraging manufacturers to move to preventive and predictive maintenance strategies. In other words, in the