David Schild

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    Defense Industrial Base Needs to Secure Trusted Supply of More Than Chips

    January 23, 2024

    Every industry that makes modern life possible relies on a microelectronic stack consisting of computer chips, substrates and printed circuit boards, or PCBs. While this may have been a good financial strategy for the short term, the long-term consequences have been grave. U.S. national defense and economic security are at risk because the nation relies so heavily on adversaries and geopolitical competitors for the technologies that buttress military systems.