Accession Number : ADA113755

Title :   Defense ADP Acquisition Study.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : BOOZ-ALLEN AND HAMILTON INC BETHESDA MD

PDF Url : ADA113755

Report Date : 30 Nov 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 229

Abstract : The purpose of this study was directed at determining methods of reducing the time and costs involved in the Air Force acquisition of general purpose automatic data processing (ADP) resources. The focus of the study was on methods of improving the ADP acquisition process by (1) reducing ADP acquisition lead time, (2) minimizing ADP technology lag, and (3) improving the ADP requirements definition and approval process. (Author)

Descriptors :   *AIR FORCE PROCUREMENT, *DATA PROCESSING EQUIPMENT, AUTOMATIC, REQUIREMENTS, LEAD TIME, DECISION MAKING, METHODOLOGY, LINKAGES, EFFICIENCY, ECONOMICS, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, OPERATIONAL EFFECTIVENESS, DELAY

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE