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New Approaches to Acquisition of Defense Business Systems

Acquiring defense business systems (e.g. health care info systems, finance, HR, logistics) is different than acquiring weapons systems. Consequently, in February 2017, DoDI 5000.75, Business Systems…

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Accelerating the Delivery of Weapon and Embedded System Software

Dr. Jeff Boleng, Special Advisor for Software Acquisition, to the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment, held a roundtable with the Defense Innovation Board (DIB) to discuss how…

From  SEAN BRADY 2 Months ago 2 likes 145 views 0  

The Acquisition Moment: Free Puppy (or Why O&S is the Major Cost of a Program)

In this edition of the Acquisition Moment, we explore why Operating and Support Costs are usually the largest share of the cost of a system. We start by understanding this idea with a "free…

From  ALVIN LEE 2 Months ago 4 likes 184 views 2  

Other Transaction Mythbusting Video Series - Ep. 3: The main goal and purpose of OTs is that they are faster to award

This video busts the myth that the main goal and purpose behind Other Transactions is that they are faster to award than other kinds of contractual instruments.

From  RYAN JOHNSON 7 Months ago 1 likes 109 views 0  

ITSM - Air Force

ITSM - Air Force

From  DAVID PRIGMORE 7 Months ago 0 likes 20 views 0  

Echo - Simple Stress Management Techniques That Are Data Proven to Improve One's Health and Decision Making

In this Echo episode of "Acquisition Practices Worth Emulating" Dr. Robert Carter highlights some research he's done on how to reduce stress. The techniques briefly mentioned in the…

From  ANTHONY REYNOLDS 8 Months ago 0 likes 94 views 0  

Thinking about Thinking Podcast

In this podcast, we focus on thinking about our thinking; working out what is the most appropriate thought process to apply to a problem to develop a deeper understanding of how to discriminate…

From  IVAN TEPER 8 Months ago 0 likes 33 views 0  

Thinking about Thinking

In this video, we focus on thinking about our thinking; working out what is the most appropriate thought process to apply to a problem to develop a deeper understanding of how to discriminate between…

From  IVAN TEPER 8 Months ago 0 likes 146 views 0  

Improving Your Services Acquisition L&L Aug 29 2018

Services Acquisition discussion by Professor Doug Constant, for the DAU L&L conducted on 8/29/2018.

From  MARINA THEODOTOU 9 Months ago 0 likes 52 views 0  

CMC235 All Overview

Intro to course

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Echo - Taking an ACAT 1 program from an idea without staffing or funding to delivering the first product in 18 months.

In this Echo episode of "Acquisition Practices Worth Emulating" COL Rich Haggerty discusses how his team when charged with an ACAT 1 program without either defined requirements, staffing…

From  ANTHONY REYNOLDS 9 Months ago 0 likes 39 views 0  

EP023: Rebecca Clark: LMS Lessons Learned

As DAU wraps up a major effort to install a new LMS (Learning Management System), we sit down with Rebecca Clark, DAU's Director of Integrated Learning Systems to discuss her experiences and…

From  ANTHONY ROTOLO 9 Months ago 1 likes 70 views 0  

IHS Connect Cost-and-Prices-Page

IHS produced video for home/landing page

From  SCOTT STURGILL 11 Months ago 0 likes 17 views 0  

CER Video 3

CER Video Three of Three

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DCMA Expenditure Profile Use in Analysis Part I

Exp Profile Use in Analysis I

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DCMA Expenditure Profile Use in Analysis Part II

DCMA Expenditure Profile Use in Analysis Part II

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