Accession Number:

ADA460218

Title:

Acquisition Trend Metrics in the Department of Defense

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

DEFENSE ACQUISITION UNIV FT BELVOIR VA

Report Date:

2000-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

28.0

Abstract:

For five years the Office of the Secretary of Defense OSD has funded the Engineering and Manufacturing Development EMD Performance Trends Research Project at the Defense Systems Management College DSMC. This research analyzes the cost schedule and performance success of Acquisition Category I programs during the EMD phase of development. This Executive Summary contains the major conclusions and recommendations of the research effort to date. Supporting rationale and details are contained in subsequent sections of this report.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE