Accession Number:

ADP010666

Title:

C3I Systems Acquisition and Maintenance in Relation to the use of COTS Products

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ALENIA MARCONI SYSTEMS SPA ROME (ITALY)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2000-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

The paper attempts to highlight the main pros and cons of embedding COTS products in nulitary C3I Systems in the overall framework of Systems Acquisition and Maintenance, basing on Alenia Marconi Systems industrial experience. Significant programs are briefly outlined in this sense, providing the reader an opporuinty to consider the issue from the practical perspective.

Subject Categories:

  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
  • Command, Control and Communications Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE