Consolidating class c commodity inventory
Establishes policy, assigns responsibilities, and provides direction for the acquisition of contracted services.1.b.
Exemptions from this instruction include:2.c.(1) Service Acquisition Category (S-CAT) requirements, as outlined in Table 1, when in direct support of a declared overseas contingency or humanitarian or peacekeeping operations as defined in subpart 2.101 of Reference (e).
Contractors should not be used to perform work currently performed by Do D civilians or work designated for performance by Do D civilians as outlined in Section 2461 of Reference (h).3.j.
The acquisition strategy for contracted services should provide incentives to industry to improve productivity and performance consistent with Do D objectives.3.k. For all acquisitions of IT services, decision authorities and chief information officers (CIOs) will ensure that that acquisition strategy and related planning address the relevant aspects of Reference (k) before contract award. Existing federal government contracts available for use within the Do D, including inter- agency and federal strategic sourcing initiatives, should be used to the maximum extent practical before awarding new contracts.3.n.
Keeping track of its development has become difficult because its subject matter transcends several academic disciplines and professions that range from algorithm design to traffic management.
Consequently, this paper defines VRP’s domain in its entirety, accomplishes an all-encompassing taxonomy for the VRP literature, and delineates all of VRP’s facets in a parsimonious and discriminating manner.
It is considered to encompass all of the managerial, physical, geographical, and informational considerations as well as the theoretic disciplines impacting this ever emerging-field.