Reference: CRS Understanding Defense Acquisition

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PDF (20 Pages):  2012 CRS Understanding Defense Acquisition

Phi Beta Iota:  This CRS report comes at a very important time.  As with all CRS reports, its describes the process without being starkly prejudicial. The report addresses the attempts to shift from a threat-based requirements system to a capabilities system.  What the report does not do–and perhaps another report is needed–is point out that the acquisition is totally disconnected from a national Whole of Government and national military strategy — neither exist (what we have is political fluff, not real strategy).