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DAU Lunch and Learn Practitioner's Guide to Supportability

The “Practitioner’s Guide to Supportability” presents a practical approach to Supportability based on an analytical framework that integrates Engineering and Product Support…

From  EMMETT SIMMONS 2 Months ago 0 likes 15 views 0  

Property Clearance

Learn how to determine if all Government property accountable to a contract is properly dispositioned in order for a contract closeout to occur.

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Accelerating Technology Development - "Or Through the Valley of Death"

While it is a lofty goal to move technology development faster, how do we actually make that happen? This session offers some thoughts and ideas on how this goal can be implemented.

From  JOHN SNODERLY 2 Months ago 0 likes 29 views 0  

Research Paper Winners – "OTA: Saint or Sinner?" and "Best Practices for Info Systems Using Agile or DevOps"

The DAU Alumni Association, in a cooperative program with the DAU Director of Research, awards cash prizes to the top three papers submitted for the Edward Hirsch Acquisition and Writing Award…

From  MARY KLEMMT 3 Months ago 0 likes 44 views 0  

Software is Never Done: DoD Software Acquisition and Practices Reform

The Defense Innovation Board (DIB) discusses the findings and preliminary recommendations of the Software Acquisition and Practices (SWAP) improvement study.The DIB was tasked by Congress and the…

From  SEAN BRADY 3 Months ago 0 likes 53 views 0  

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 3 Months ago 2 likes 150 views 0  

Hot Topic Forum - Using DevSecOps to Create DoD Software Factories

March 7, 2019, Mr. Nicolas Chaillan, Special Advisor for Cloud Security and DevSecOps to the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment, presented his vision for how to transform DoD…

From  BILL BAHNMAIER 4 Months ago 1 likes 1,039 views 0  

CCAS for Supervisors

The first-line supervisor is the linchpin in the CCAS appraisal process. This course provides a thorough examination of supervisory responsibilities throughout the CCAS cycle—from contribution…

From  ANTHONY PARTON 4 Months ago 0 likes 26 views 0  

CCAS for Employees

Learn about the six steps of the CCAS cycle, your role as an employee, and how your monetary rewards are calculated. This course will introduce you to contribution planning, the midpoint review,…

From  ANTHONY PARTON 4 Months ago 0 likes 59 views 0  

Welcome to DAU Port Hueneme!

Brief introduction for students attending classes in Port Hueneme. DAU Port Hueneme Student Services Email: WestRegion.StudentServices@dau.mil Phone: (805) 982-4680

From  CHAD REYNOLDS 4 Months ago 0 likes 86 views 0  

Kessel Run Agile Imperatives for DoD

Lt Col Jeremiah Sanders, Program Manager, Air Force Air Operations Center (AOC) and Deputy Director of Kessel Run, presents the foundational understanding of why all DoD programs need to consider…

From  ROBERT SKERTIC 5 Months ago 0 likes 496 views 1  

Scrum 101

Professor Chris Collins, DAU-SOUTH, presents Scrum 101, the basics of the agile methodology called Scrum.

From  ROBERT SKERTIC 5 Months ago 0 likes 110 views 0  

Understanding Cost Estimates for Non-Cost Estimators - Lunch and Learn 12 Sep 18

Learn how everyone within the DoD Acquisition Community is impacted by cost estimates from Contract Specialists and Program Managers to Engineers and Logisticians. Topics include, what to look for in…

From  CHAD REYNOLDS 6 Months ago 0 likes 15 views 0  

Complexity Level Contracting Approach

Dr. Matt Kennedy created this video as one of many approaches for the "Contracting for Change (Agile)" video series. The contracting approach uses complexity buckets to provide…

From  ROBERT SKERTIC 6 Months ago 0 likes 160 views 0  

Contracting for Change (Agile)

Dr. Matt Kennedy continues to build on his "Agile Acquisition 101" video with an Agile Contracting Series; this is the Introduction to "Contracting for Change (Agile)" This video…

From  ROBERT SKERTIC 6 Months ago 0 likes 173 views 0  

Changing Software Acquisition in DoD - Roundtable with the Defense Innovation Board

(Changing DoD's Software Acquisition Strategy, Workforce, Culture, and Metrics- A roundtable discussion with members of the Defense Innovation Board hosted by Dr. Jeff Boleng, Office of the…

From  SEAN BRADY 6 Months ago 1 likes 377 views 1