ReliaSoft Supports New Engineering Center at NDSU with Computer and Software Donation
From left to right: Doug Ogden, ReliaSoft VP; Dr. Gary Smith, Dean, College of Engineering; Pantelis Vassiliou, ReliaSoft CEO and Dr. Om Yadav, CQRME Director and Associate Professor of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
TUCSON, AZ (October 10, 2014) - ReliaSoft announced today a major donation to support the newly created Center of Quality, Reliability and Maintainability Engineering at North Dakota State University in Fargo, ND. The donation, valued at US $404,000, will provide computer equipment and work station licenses of ReliaSoft's Synthesis Platform, for use by NDSU students and faculty, to conduct research and encourage continuous education in reliability engineering.
"NDSU's new center will foster an ideal learning environment for students, and the Synthesis Platform will provide the reliability engineers of tomorrow with cutting edge technology," said Pantelis Vassiliou, ReliaSoft’s President & CEO.
Research completed at the center is also intended to help contribute to North Dakota’s growing oil, wind, power and manufacturing industries.
"We look forward to seeing the work and progress that come out of reliability activities performed at the center, as well as their positive impacts on the reliability engineering community for years to come," said Doug Ogden, ReliaSoft's Vice President of Customer Services.
ReliaSoft is the industry leader in reliability engineering software, training and services that combine the latest theoretical advances with essential tools for the practitioner in the field. Founded in 1992, ReliaSoft has evolved into a total reliability solutions company, offering software and expertise focused primarily on the reliability engineering and quality needs of product manufacturers and maintenance organizations. Acclaimed for their ease of use, analytical power and unparalleled technical support, ReliaSoft's software products facilitate a comprehensive set of reliability analysis techniques, including life data (Weibull) analysis, quantitative accelerated life testing, system reliability and maintainability, reliability growth, standards based reliability prediction, FMEA, RCM, RBI, FRACAS, and other related analyses. The company also offers an extensive curriculum of reliability training courses that provide thorough coverage of both the underlying principles/theory and applicable software. ReliaSoft maintains an active R&D program and is firmly committed to enhancing the effectiveness and reputation of the reliability discipline through initiatives such as the International Applied Reliability Symposium, the Certified Reliability Professional (CRP) program, the weibull.com reliability engineering resource website, and others. To provide the highest possible level of customer service worldwide, ReliaSoft has established a network of regional centers in selected geographical locations, complemented by independent Sales and Support Partners/Distributors in specific countries within these regions. For more information, please contact the Corporate Headquarters or consult the Worldwide Directory.
For More Information
For more information about the NDSU College of Engineering, go to http://www.ndsu.edu/coe. To learn more about ReliaSoft’s Synthesis Platform, please visit http://Synthesis.ReliaSoft.com. For questions, please contact Doug Ogden, Vice President of Corporate Relations.