We all know that cost management becomes crucial for defense organizations because of the budget restrictions and oil price hikes. Moreover, defense is required to deliver increasing efficiency and to demonstrate value-for-money in its information systems. In view of this, a holistic Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) approach becomes a “must” in complex defense-related programs.
As of 06:00 AM CET on March 31st 2016 the ILIAS application for the Lockheed Martin F-16 Contractor Logistics Support (CLS) team is operational in the production environment. The data migration of the fleet, setup of initial processes and training of the Lockheed Martin Super Users was performed within eight weeks after the Purchase Order was released to ILIAS.