Aerospace & Defense Newsletter

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This edition of the “Aerospace and Defense Newsletter” focuses on addressing the cost of poor software quality in the U.S. and its implications for technical debt in aerospace and defense. It also includes key resources for cost savings associated with automating software development, as well as our latest aerospace and defense news, events, and resources.

Joe Jarzombek

1:1 with Joe Jarzombek

We sat down with Joe Jarzombek to discuss “The Cost of Poor Software Quality in the U.S.: A 2020 Report” and its implications for aerospace and defense organizations. Jarzombek is the director of government and critical infrastructure programs at Synopsys and a certified secure software life cycle professional. He has 30+ years of experience with defense agencies, military services, and the defense industry. A retired U.S. Air Force Lt. Colonel, he served in U.S. space programs, electronic warfare, and aerospace-embedded computer resources. He later served in the U.S. Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD) and in the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS). He also serves on standards bodies and the Governing Board of the Consortium for Information and Software Quality (CISQ).

News, Events, and Resources

  • GOMACTech, March 29–April 1, 2021[Event]
    Visit Synopsys at the virtual GOMACTech conference where we’ll talk about design for trust, ensuring security and safety through verification, and delivering high reliability and long life.
  • Synopsys User Group, April 20–22, 2021[Event]
    Mark your calendar for the virtual Synopsys User Group (SNUG) event including the Secure, Resilient, Safe, and Reliable track for aerospace and defense developers.