Department of Defense Field Activities as Enablers of the Defense Industrial Base for the Acquisition of Surface Navy Combat Systems

Report Number: NPS-AM-11-C8P12R01-048

Series: Acquisition Management

Category: Defense Industrial Base (DIB)

Report Series: Proceedings Paper

Authors: H. Glenn Woodard, Warren Lewis, Gilbert Goddin, Wendy Schaeffer

Title: Department of Defense Field Activities as Enablers of the Defense Industrial Base for the Acquisition of Surface Navy Combat Systems

Published: 2011-04-01

Sponsored By: Acquisition Research Program

Status: Published--Unlimited Distribution

Research Type: Other Research Faculty

Full Text URL: http://acquisitionresearch.net/files/FY2011/NPS-AM-11-C8P12R01-048.pdf

Keywords: Field Activities, Operational Requirements, Engineering Requirements, Cross-Platform Capabilities, POR

Abstract:

A key role of Department of Defense (DoD) Field Activities is to ensure the United States government is a smart buyer for its systems by translating the warfighter