How much of your budget goes to protect you from the companies that are supposed to be protecting you?
Communications interfaces rely on handshakes, but software and simplicity no longer go hand-in-hand.
“Plug-and-play” seems a simple, efficient concept, a beautiful merger of elegant design and high technology. What happened to it?
Haverhill, MA, March 8, 2021. IMI, Inc. announced today that they have installed a UCE (Universal) Alkaline Etching Machine. This sophisticated etching system will add to IMI’s capability and will enable IMI to continue to offer customers world-class etching and line/trace tolerances, especially critical for demanding RF/Microwave requirements as well as when fabricating on demanding PTFE laminates.
Solving the age-old dilemma between design and manufacturing.
Developing a new product or process – or even aggressively refining them – is a juggle of “wants” and “needs.” As manufacturers in an industry that constantly pushes the envelopes of performance, real estate, and – yes! – cost, our industry is precisely where the rubber meets the road in reconciling needs and wants.
Dealing with the emotional toll of the pandemic.
Stagnation is a devastating condition for any business. No enterprise chooses to be stagnant, and rarely does anyone within notice when inertia begins. Still, the effect can launch a downward spiral that can cripple companies, even in the most dynamic industries.
Now, just how many people can we move off the floor?
This past year was most unusual, distracting and challenging, and many of those distractions and challenges appear they will remain with us well into the first half of the year. As industry begins to focus on post-pandemic planning, however, much has been learned over the past year that can and is being applied to planning for the future.
Businesses can’t plan for everything, but with the right prep they can adapt.
Haverhill, MA: November 4, 2020 – IMI, Inc., a specialty fabricator of printed circuit boards and Substrates based in Haverhill, Mass., has successfully completed an intensive audit to IPC-1791, Trusted Electronic Designer, Fabricator and assembler Requirements and has earned a Qualified Manufacturer's Listing (QML) under IPC's Validation Services program.
The pandemic created a unique environment for finding talented employees.
As communication shifts online, time management becomes a group effort.
Time management, the operative word being management, is never easy to master. Scores of books and lectures elaborate on how to stop the interruptions, focus on the important, and liberate one’s ability to get things done. Even so, the challenge has become even more elusive over the past year.