System Development and Risk Propagation in Systems-of-Systems

Report Number: NPS-AM-10-063

Series: Acquisition Management

Category: Capability Based Acquisition

Report Series: Proceedings Paper

Authors: Muharrem Mane, Daniel DeLaurentis

Title: System Development and Risk Propagation in Systems-of-Systems

Published: 2010-04-01

Sponsored By: Acquisition Research Program

Status: Published--Unlimited Distribution

Research Type: Other Research Faculty

Full Text URL: http://acquisitionresearch.net/files/FY2010/NPS-AM-10-063.pdf

Keywords: Capability Based Acquisition

Abstract:

The emphasis of the Department of Defense on capability-based acquisition has led to the simultaneous development of systems that must eventually interact within a system-of-systems. Thus, system development and acquisition processes encounter interdependencies that generate complexity and risk. The authors