Decision Support for Obsolesence

Project status: Complete

Thrust area: Enabling Information Infrastructure

Research team: Janis Terpenny

The US Department of Defense estimates the US government spends $10 billion annually on obsolescence management and mitigation.With increased complexity of products, obsolescence is a problem that effects more industries than ever before. Developing cost models to better understand the economic impact of each mitigation alternative will greatly reduce the cost of the decision