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Collaborative Supply-Base Risk Assessment–Uncovering Risk With Suppliers Enables Strategic Investments


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Authors: Jeff Sorenson, Kevin Krot, Jason Krajcovic, and Andrew Webb

“No other supplier can provide you the service that we do.”
“Next year’s workload is 50 percent of our minimum sustaining rate
and without more workload we will have to exit the business.”
“Because you’re not ordering enough, costs are going to more than double next year.”

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Delivering Military Software Affordably


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Authors: Christian Hagen and Jeff Sorenson

Much of the weaponry now used by the U.S. military—advanced warplanes, drones, smart bombs, autonomous vehicles—is driven by software. In the future, the capacity of the Department of Defense (DoD) and the military commands to defend our country will depend more on their ability to develop the best software rather than on the physical design chosen for the weapons. Like it or not, the DoD now is in the software business.

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