Accession Number : AD0766686

Title :   Evaluation of Intelligence Collection Tasks (EVICT). Volume I. Main Report.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. on Phase 1, Jun 72-Jul 73,

Corporate Author : COMPUTER SCIENCES CORP FORT LEAVENWORTH KANS COMBAT DEVELOPMENTS RESEARCH OFFICE

Personal Author(s) : Stephens,Michael

Report Date : JUL 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 195

Abstract : The report supported by Volume 2, is the final report on work performed in response to US Army Combat Developments Command (USACDC) Work Directive 5-72, Evaluation of Intelligence Collection Tasks (EVICT). The study explores the feasibility of a systems analysis of field army intelligence collection. Specific objectives of the study are as follows: conceptualize the intelligence collection system; and, determine the feasibility of performing a cost-effectiveness analysis of the entire collection system. The report describes the results of the EVICT study effort with emphasis on those results which pertain to the feasibility of performing cost-effectiveness analyses of the field army intelligence collection system. The report is in two volumes.

Descriptors :   (*MILITARY INTELLIGENCE, *DATA PROCESSING), COMBAT SURVEILLANCE, COLLECTING METHODS, AIR INTELLIGENCE, COSTS, COST EFFECTIVENESS, WAR GAMES, MATHEMATICAL MODELS

Subject Categories : Military Intelligence

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE