Accession Number:

ADA513853

Title:

Operational Realism Via Net-Centric Test & Evaluation: From Concept Development to Full-Rate Production and Sustainment

Descriptive Note:

Journal article

Corporate Author:

DEFENSE INFORMATION SYSTEMS AGENCY FORT HUACHUCA AZ JOINT INTEROPERABILITY TEST COMMAND

Report Date:

2008-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

As the Defense Information Systems Agencys Operational Test Agency since 1987, the Joint Interoperability Test Command JITC has integrated operational realism into major test programs and efforts through a variety of methods and strategies. Developing and using netcentric test approaches is a fundamental concept that JITC uses to enhance the operational testing environments for Information Technology and National Security Systems. Complementing JITCs net-centric testing strategies are three other key mission activities that enable JITC to assess and test Information Technology and National Security Systems in operationally realistic environments JITCs roles and responsibilities with numerous military exercises around the globe, JITCs core mission of interoperability certification through testing, and expanding and executing the Department of Defense Interoperability Communications Exercise.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE