JCIDS Process

JCIDS Process

DOTMLPF Change Recommendation (DCR)

A joint Doctrine, Organization, Training, Materiel, Leadership, and Education, Personnel, Facilities and Policy (DOTMLP-P) Change Recommendation (DCR) is a recommendation for changes to existing joint resources when such changes are not associated with a new defense acquisition program. A Joint DCR is a Joint Capabilities Integration and Development System (JCIDS) produced document that intends to …

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DOTMLPF-P Analysis

Doctrine, Organization, Training, Materiel, Leadership and Education, Personnel, Facilities and Policy (DOTMLPF-P) analysis is the first step in the Functional Solutions Analysis (FSA). It determines/recommends if a non-material approach or a material approach is required to fill a capability gap identified in the Functional Needs Analysis (FNA).  It includes the entire life cycle, including the …

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CJCSI 3170.01 “JCIDS”

Cancelled Note: The new Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Instruction (CJCSI) 5123.01H “Charter Joint Requirements Oversight Council (JROC) and Implementation of the Joint Capabilities Integration and Development System (JCIDS)” replaces the CJCSI 31070.01. The purpose of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Instruction (CJCSI) 3170.01 is to establish the policies for …

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Capability Production Document (CPD)

Update: The CPD has been eliminated from the JCIDS process The Capability Production Document (CPD) captures the information necessary to support production, testing, and deployment of an affordable and supportable increment within an acquisition strategy. The CPD identifies, in threshold/objective format, the specific attributes that contribute most significantly to the desired operational capability. The CPD …

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Post Independent Analysis

  The Post-Independent Analysis is the final analysis in the Capabilities Based Assessment (CBA) which reviews the previous three functional analyses (Functional Area Analysis (FAA), Functional Needs Analysis (FNA), and Functional Solutions Analysis(FSA)) and selects an approach or approaches that best closes a capability gap(s). The sponsor then produces an Initial Capabilities Document (ICD) or …

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System Threat Assessment

  A System Threat Assessment (STA) is obtained from the Intelligence community during the JCIDS shortfall identification process. It will be obtained primarily from the Capstone Threat Assessments (CTAs) and System Threat Assessment Report (STAR). The CTAs project foreign capabilities in particular warfare areas looking out 20 years. Once the JCIDS Process identifies a materiel …

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