Accession Number : ADA113755


Title :   Defense ADP Acquisition Study.


Descriptive Note : Final rept.


Corporate Author : BOOZ-ALLEN AND HAMILTON INC BETHESDA MD


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/get-tr-doc/pdf?AD=ADA113755


Report Date : 30 Nov 1981


Pagination or Media Count : 229


Abstract : The purpose of this study was directed at determining methods of reducing the time and costs involved in the Air Force acquisition of general purpose automatic data processing (ADP) resources. The focus of the study was on methods of improving the ADP acquisition process by (1) reducing ADP acquisition lead time, (2) minimizing ADP technology lag, and (3) improving the ADP requirements definition and approval process. (Author)


Descriptors :   *AIR FORCE PROCUREMENT , *DATA PROCESSING EQUIPMENT , AUTOMATIC , REQUIREMENTS , LEAD TIME , DECISION MAKING , METHODOLOGY , LINKAGES , EFFICIENCY , ECONOMICS , COMPUTER PROGRAMS , OPERATIONAL EFFECTIVENESS , DELAY


Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE