Accession Number : ADA301876

Title :   Using Process Redesign and Information Technology to Improve Procurement

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT INST BETHESDA MD

Personal Author(s) : Drake, Daniel J.

PDF Url : ADA301876

Report Date : APR 1994

Pagination or Media Count : 41

Abstract : Automated information tecbnologies enable development of improved procurement processes These improvements are not limited to speeding the preparation and handling of procurement document and files. When combined with a rethinking of work tasks to eliminate non-value added activities, information technology enhanced processes promise major improvements in office productivity and buying effectiveness, This study recommends changes to procurement processes.

Descriptors :   *DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, *MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, *COMPUTER APPLICATIONS, *QUALITY ASSURANCE, AUTOMATION, INFORMATION EXCHANGE, LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT, INTERNAL, DOCUMENTS, FORMATS, PROCUREMENT, COMPUTER FILES, ELECTRONIC MAIL.

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

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE