Accession Number : AD0458454


Title :   WEAPON SYSTEM EFFECTIVENESS INDUSTRY ADVISORY COMMITTEE (WSEIAC). PREDICTION-MEASUREMENT (SUMMARY, CONCLUSIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS)


Descriptive Note : Final rept. of Tak Group 2


Corporate Author : AIR FORCE SYSTEMS COMMAND ANDREWS AFB MD


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/458454.pdf


Report Date : Jan 1965


Pagination or Media Count : 29


Abstract : Concepts of system effectiveness measurement and prediction, presented in detail in Volume II, are summarized briefly in this volume. Eight formalized tasks necessary to evaluate effectiveness are reviewed. Summaries of four illustrative examples, presented in detail in Volume III, are given. These examples provide useful guidelines for effectiveness evaluation at various phases of system life cycle. Conclusions concerning the present state of system effectiveness evaluation are presented. A series of recommendations are proposed for Air Force adoption.


Descriptors :   *MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL , *RESEARCH MANAGEMENT , DEFENSE SYSTEMS , EARLY WARNING SYSTEMS , MATHEMATICAL MODELS , MEASUREMENT , WEAPON SYSTEMS


Subject Categories : Administration and Management


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE