Finding the RITE Acquisition Environment for Navy C2 Software

Report Number: SYM-AM-15-096

Series: Acquisition Management

Category: Software Development

Report Series: Symposium Proceedings

Authors: George Galdorisi, Amanda George, Michael Morris

Title: Finding the RITE Acquisition Environment for Navy C2 Software

Published: 2015-04-01

Sponsored By: Acquisition Research Program

Status: Published--Unlimited Distribution

Research Type: Other Research Faculty

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Keywords: Proceedings, Thursday Sessions, Vol. 2, Symposium


The U.S. Navy has increasingly emphasized dominating the information battlespace as a key aspect of its warfighting strategy. As the Navy Strategy for Achieving Information Dominance states, whether characterized as intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance, networks, communications, space, cyber, meteorology, oceanography, or electronic warfare, the Navy is inextricably and irreversibly dependent on information. Information provides a source of power but can also be an incapacitating weakness if not protected. Mastering the information domain is critical to the Navy