Accession Number:

ADA524679

Title:

Disruptive Technology: An Uncertain Future

Descriptive Note:

Conference briefing charts

Corporate Author:

DIRECTOR DEFENSE RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING WASHINGTON DC PLANS AND PROGRAMS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2005-05-21

Pagination or Media Count:

63.0

Abstract:

Disruptive Technology The Non-Textbook Definition For Defense systems, lower cost and lower initial performance does not matter What matters is rapid evolution from old, stable technology to new, dominating technology A technology surprise that gives a competitor an advantage -- Business - Technology that overturns market -- Military - Technology that causes a fundamental change in force structure, basing, and capability balance Disruptive Technologies may arise from systems or enabling technology.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Defense Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE