Addressing Risk Management in Non-developmental Items Acquisition Programs

  • Michael R. Steves
  • Published 1997


Non-developmental Items (NDI) acquisition programs are enjoying popular support as faster, cheaper alternatives to new start research and development programs. Unfortunately, DoD policy on risk management in NDI programs is lacking. In the new, less-restrictive DoD Directive 5000.1 Acquisition Policy and DoD Regulation 5000.2-R, the program manager (PM) is… (More)