Accession Number : ADA119318
Title : Acquisition of Telecommunications in the Navy from an Automatic Data Processing (ADP) Point of View.
Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,
Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA
Personal Author(s) : Sheedy,Ann Margaret
PDF Url : ADA119318
Report Date : Mar 1982
Pagination or Media Count : 199
Abstract : This thesis effort is a study of telecommunications acquisition in the Navy from an Automatic Data Processing (ADP) point of view. From their perspective, the ADP community wants to see improvements made to telecommunications acquisition in order to benefit themselves and the communications community. The principal elements of the study concern the current management environment of telecommunications and ADP according to guidance provided in directives and instructions . The specific areas which receive attention are policy, levels of requirements/AIS, dollar/approval thresholds, procedures/schedule for submitting plans, submitting authority, validation authority, land approval authority. Finally, the study reviews and evaluates telecommunications acquisition, focusing on problems and their causes as seen by the ADP community. Recommendations for solutions to the problems are provided.
Descriptors : *MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, PLANNING PROGRAMMING BUDGETING, TELECOMMUNICATIONS, DATA PROCESSING, COMPUTER APPLICATIONS, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, COMMUNICATION AND RADIO SYSTEMS, SCHEDULING, LIFE CYCLES, NAVAL PROCUREMENT, ACQUISITION, ECONOMIC ANALYSIS, THESES
Subject Categories : Administration and Management
Computer Programming and Software
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE