Developing Performance Based Requirements for Open Architecture Design

Report Number: NPS-AM-06-070

Series: Acquisition Management

Category: Open Architecture (OA)

Report Series: Proceedings Paper

Authors: Brad Naegle

Title: Developing Performance Based Requirements for Open Architecture Design

Published: 2006-04-01

Sponsored By: Acquisition Research Program

Status: Published--Unlimited Distribution

Research Type: NPS Faculty

Full Text URL: http://acquisitionresearch.net/files/FY2006/NPS-AM-06-070.pdf

Keywords: Capabilities Conceptualized in Joint Vision 2020, Dominant Maneuver, Precision Engagement, Focused Logistics, Full Dimensional Protection

Abstract:

To implement the capabilities conceptualized in Joint Vision 2020, complex, secure networks of weapon systems, intelligence platforms, and command and control mechanisms must be seamlessly integrated and maintained over time. Accurate and timely information will enable Joint Vision 2020 key tenets: Dominant Maneuver, Precision Engagement, Focused Logistics, and Full Dimensional Protection. These networks are central warfighting platforms in the information age.