ALGOR Inc. (www.algor.com) has been chosen as one of InfoWorld's top 100 companies, due to its business system innovations that use the Internet and high-tech communications to sell its products for a lower cost. Among the tools used:
Webcasts for Internet-based distance learning sessions
Automatic, downloadable software updates
E-mail tech-tips and news communication
Online tools to manage account and software license data
Proprietary internal business systems that enable quick customer service response time
Producing high-quality end-production metal parts with additive manufacturing for applications like aerospace and medical requires very tightly controlled processes and materials. New standards and guidelines for machines and processes, materials, and printed parts are underway from bodies such as ASTM International.
Engineers at the University of San Diego’s Jacobs School of Engineering have designed biobatteries on commercial tattoo paper, with an anode and cathode screen-printed on and modified to harvest energy from lactate in a person’s sweat.
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.