Shift5 Team

April 30, 2021

Episode 16 of Planes, Trains, & Tanks! Episode 16: A hacker is a person who uses technical skills to overcome a challenge or a problem. Typically the term is used to describe someone working within a computerized system, but the hacker mentality can be very useful in other contexts. By breaking down problems into component parts, […]

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Shift5 Team

April 29, 2021

Essential Technology Upgrade for DoD Fleets (Washington, D.C) April 29, 2021 – Shift5, Inc., an operational technology data and cyber security company, has released an innovative solution for real-time predictive maintenance technology for Department of Defense weapon systems. By integrating a combined hardware and software product, platform owners and operators will gain visibility into their fleet […]

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Shift5 Team

April 23, 2021

Episode 15 of Planes, Trains, & Tanks! Episode 15: As we’ve discussed on this podcast numerous times, technology has accreted into our daily lives in profound ways. First, manufacturers infused previously analog devices with digital components. Then we started connecting them to the internet. Computer systems are all around us — in cars, locomotives, aircraft, ships, […]

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Shift5 Team

April 22, 2021

Data to Drive Smarter Aircraft Recently, the New York Times reported that Newer Planes Are Providing Airlines a Trove of Useful Data, enabling them with smarter and safer fleets. With this new generation of aircraft comes more advanced data collection technology to empower business decisions in regards to fuel efficiency, safety, and predictive maintenance. “Each new […]

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Shift5 Team

April 16, 2021

Episode 14 of Planes, Trains, & Tanks! Episode 14: Cars may not have keyboards and login screens, but they are crammed full of computers. These computers are responsible for an increasing number of critical functions in the car. There are even autonomous vehicles that require no human supervision. Because cars now run complicated software and contain […]

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Shift5 Team

April 13, 2021

Shift5 Lightning Talk Presentation at WiCyS 2021 Shift5’s own, Rebeccah Wrady, has been selected to lead a lightning topic discussion during the Women in Cybersecurity (WiCyS) 2021 Conference in Denver, CO, titled “Defending Legacy Systems Against Cyber Attack.” Lightning talks highlight fresh ideas, unique perspectives, valuable experiences, and emerging trends in cybersecurity. These presentations seek […]

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Shift5 Team

April 9, 2021

Episode 13 of Planes, Trains, & Tanks! Episode 13: The agricultural industry has been experiencing a quiet digital revolution. Previously analog, manual processes are becoming fully automated. Data scientists are plying their craft to millenia-old agricultural problems. Manufacturers are cramming farm equipment with digital components. Cows are getting connected to the internet. This dizzying shift in […]

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Shift5 Team

April 9, 2021

Shift5 Hosted on Railway Age Podcast In this Railway Age podcast, CEO and Co-founder Josh Lospinoso and President, Chief Growth Officer and Co-Founder Michael Weigand discuss our applications for freight and passenger rail in the areas of mechanical reliability and cybersecurity with MidRail LLC Chairman Gil Lamphere and Railway Age Editor-in-Chief William C. Vantuono. U.S. railways are turning […]

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Shift5 Team

April 5, 2021

WomenHack D.C (virtual) Thu, April 29, 2021 @6:30 PM – 9:30 PM EDT At Shift5, we are dedicated to gender diversity in our workforce and we’re always looking to hire top talent to join our team! We are thrilled to take part in this month’s Virtual WomenHack DC and meet top women engineers, developers, designers, and product […]

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Shift5 Team

April 2, 2021

Episode 12 of Planes, Trains, & Tanks! Episode 12: Electronics are all around us. From the computers and cell phones that we rely on for work, school, and pleasure, or in the aircraft, locomotives, and vehicles that get people and goods where they need to go, electronics are there storing and manipulating data, sensing, and operating […]

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