TITLE

Information Technology Quick Win Is a Myth

AUTHOR(S)
Barrett, Danelle
PUB. DATE
December 2004
SOURCE
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Dec2004, Vol. 130 Issue 12, p75
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article focuses on the integration of information technology in the U.S. Naval services. The Navy needs an enterprise architecture, a blueprint for naval networks across the service based on an open-standards, component approach, where pieces of the architecture can be swapped out as vendor-neutral solutions emerge. An acquisition process that relies on a two-year cycle to obtain funding, another year for design, and two or more years before the technology is available on ships means the Navy cannot integrate emerging technology quickly enough.
ACCESSION #
15303405

 

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