Accession Number : ADA297992

Title :   SLAD: A Success Story in Reengineering the Acquisition Process.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Oct 92-Feb 95,

Corporate Author : ARMY RESEARCH LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s) : Starks, Michael W.

PDF Url : ADA297992

Report Date : JUN 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 26

Abstract : The situation with respect to Survivability/Lethality Analysis in the U.S. Army prior to 1992 is described. Significant problems with that situation are enumerated. The formation of the Survivability/Lethality Analysis Directorate (SLAD) is exhibited not only as a solution to those problems, but as a more general examplar of a success in reengineering the acquisition process.

Descriptors :   *SYSTEMS ANALYSIS, *ARMY PROCUREMENT, LESSONS LEARNED, ORGANIZATIONS, ACQUISITION, SURVIVABILITY, LETHALITY.

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

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE