Accession Number:

ADA586131

Title:

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

Descriptive Note:

Research rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA GRADUATE SCHOOL OF BUSINESS AND PUBLIC POLICY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2013-04-17

Pagination or Media Count:

82.0

Abstract:

This project investigates 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 of 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 PACOM area of responsibility AOR.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE