Accession Number:

ADA429056

Title:

Science and Technology in Development Environments - Industry and Department of Defense Case Studies

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Mar 2002-Mar 2003

Corporate Author:

INSTITUTE FOR DEFENSE ANALYSES ALEXANDRIA VA

Report Date:

2003-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

306.0

Abstract:

The Missile Defense Agency tasked IDA to study and assess management methods and organizational structures that have proven successful in the development of technologies with an emphasis on the roles of longer term science anc technology work and radical innovation. This report provides detailed cases studies of large private companies that have been consistently technically innovative and defense programs that undertook large-scale systems developments.

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Guided Missiles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE