Obsolescence Engineering


Accord offers services in obsolescence engineering to manage component obsolescence, technology obsolescence, performance enhancement and cost reduction. We have capability to redesign the product, carryout the change impact analysis, build prototypes and recertify the product.


Obsolescence

Obsolescence Engineering


Accord follows different approaches to manage the obsolescence:


  • Replace obsolete part with a form-fit-functional equivalent part and carry out certification activities
  • Replace obsolete part with function equivalent part with different foot print and carry out certification activities
  • Develop FPGA program to mimic the functions of the obsolete part and carry out certification activities
  • Develop software program to mimic the functions of the obsolete part and carry out certification activities
  • Create a complete sub-system conforming to all relevant standards including DO-178B, DO-254, DO-160 etc. as a replacement to the existing sub-system