According to the military, obsolescence management is vital and is becoming even more important with weakening DoD purchasing power.
What lessons can we learn from the military, in terms of computer obsolesence managment?
How can commerical organizations, take the knowledge and experience of the military and the tightening restraints of thier purchasing power? Can Obolesence Management processes be applied it to commerical budgetary controls? Is it a matter of reducing cost at the front end or back end of the computer hardware purchasing protocols? What other kind of challenges do engineering professionals work with on a day to day basis?