A Web Service Implementation for Large-Scale Automation, Visualization and Real-Time Program Awareness via Lexical Link Analysis

Report Number: NPS-AM-11-C8P13R01-051

Series: Acquisition Management

Category: Data Analysis

Report Series: Proceedings Paper

Authors: Ying Zhao, Shelley Gallup, Douglas MacKinnon

Title: A Web Service Implementation for Large-Scale Automation, Visualization and Real-Time Program Awareness via Lexical Link Analysis

Published: 2011-04-01

Sponsored By: Acquisition Research Program

Status: Published--Unlimited Distribution

Research Type: NPS Faculty

Full Text URL: http://acquisitionresearch.net/files/FY2011/NPS-AM-11-C8P13R01-051.pdf

Keywords: Acquisition Program Data, Non-congruence, Lexical Link Analysis, Acquisition Researchers

Abstract:

DoD acquisition is an extremely complex system, comprised of myriad stakeholders, processes, people, activities, and organizational structures. Processes within this complex system are encumbered by the continuous development of large amounts of unstructured and unformatted acquisition program data, which is narrowly useful but difficult to aggregate across the