Accession Number:

ADA612511

Title:

Analyzing the Effects of the Weapon Systems Acquisition Reform Act

Descriptive Note:

Research rept.

Corporate Author:

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

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2014-05-28

Pagination or Media Count:

74.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this project is to analyze the effects of Title II Weapon Systems Acquisition Reform Act WSARA of 2009 on the Program Executive Office PEO Combat Support and Combat Service Support CSCSS. Our methodology includes a literature review as well as interviews with program office stakeholders. We review collected data to establish a correlation between WSARA implementation and how stakeholders perceive the application of these regulations through the following Identify the intended effect of Title II WSARA regulations on the acquisition process concerning cost, schedule, and performance. Determine the extent to which enacted Title II WSARA has been applied within PEO CSCSS programs. Identify gaps between the intent and application of Title II WSARA within PEO CSCSS, offering recommendations for further research. The analysis shows that correlations exist between WSARA implementation and improved cost and schedule performance.

Subject Categories:

  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE