Accession Number : ADA184662

Title :   Acquisition Streamlining Efforts within the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command.

Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,

Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s) : McKeever,Michelle C

PDF Url : ADA184662

Report Date : Jun 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 77

Abstract : In 1986, Deputy Secretary of Defense W. H. Taft IV, established an Acquisition Streamlining Initiative (ASI) which addresses and attempts to streamline the acquisition process and mandated requirements. This research reviews efforts of one Hardware Systems Command--the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR)--to implement ASI. In reviewing the five major programs streamlined thus far at SPAWAR, it was found in which savings were achieved, however, is the primary focus of this study.

Descriptors :   *ACQUISITION, *COST EFFECTIVENESS, *NAVAL PROCUREMENT, SPACE WARFARE, NAVAL WARFARE, REQUIREMENTS, SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT, SAVINGS, TACTICAL AIR COMMAND, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, CONTRACTS, THESES

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE