Accession Number:

ADA585533

Title:

A Breakdown, Application, and Evaluation of the Resiliency Analysis Support Tool (RAST) from the Operator's Perspective

Descriptive Note:

MBA professional rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2013-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

85.0

Abstract:

This project will investigate the current Resiliency Analysis Support Tool RAST and its usability with Department of Defense DoD military and civilian personnel. With the unexpected possibilities of natural and man-made disasters worldwide, RAST could inform combatant commanders CCDRs and component commanders of resources to facilitate recovery and provide humanitarian assistancedisaster relief HADR. However, due to the lack of knowledge of RAST, the potential benefits for implementation of this system remain unnoticed. This project provides an assessment of the current RAST system, its ease of understanding with potential users, and an application of the system to a particular disaster in the Pacific Command area of responsibility AOR.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE