Accession Number : ADA337932

Title :   Agility Measures: Engineering Agile Systems

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 20 Jan 95-31 May 97

Corporate Author : SIRIUS BETA CORP VIRGINIA BEACH VA

Personal Author(s) : Goranson, H. T.

PDF Url : ADA337932

Report Date : FEB 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 406

Abstract : This report is the product of work sponsored by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) and managed by the U.S. Air Force's Manufacturing Technology Directorate. The objective of this project was to discover, understand and usefully describe formal, quantitative based metrics associated with agility in the virtual enterprise. These metrics are of the type that managers can use in making decisions.

Descriptors :   *INDUSTRIAL MODERNIZATION, *DEFENSE INDUSTRY, *BUSINESS PROCESS REENGINEERING, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, CONCURRENT ENGINEERING, PRODUCTION CONTROL, COMPUTER AIDED MANUFACTURING, INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH, PRODUCTION RATE, DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEMS.

Subject Categories : Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys
      Administration and Management

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE