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Management of engineering-design changes

Abstract

Management of engineering design changes is the action of providing engineering support to ensure that the product works the way it was designed, and performs its defined role. It is also known as in-service engineering. Other services include maintaining product integrity, that is, system safety/airworthiness, performing configuration management of the product design and build standards, supporting product availability, and supporting product cost-effectiveness. Components, particularly commercial-of-the-shelf (COTS) components, become obsolete well before the end of the operational life of the system and are no longer available. This means that an alternative replacement component has to ...

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