Encl. (1) to COMDTINST 4100.7
The logistics system will respond to changing needs through reengineering and
The logistics system will be supported by an Integrated Logistics Information System.
This system will provide for coordinated management decisions and interoperability
with DOD/OGA/Commercial logistics networks.
The logistics system will be Configuration Based and capable of providing visibility of
all assets at all levels.
The logistics system will be capable of driving out variability. Where variability is
appropriate, the logistics system will be capable of managing it.
The logistics system will be capable of minimizing total costs by optimizing system-
The logistics system will have a cost accounting and benefit analysis system to support
life cycle cost analyses.
The primary measure of effectiveness will be how well engineering logistics supports
operational requirements. The primary measure of efficiency will be the utilization of
The logistics system will be capable of measuring logistics performance at all levels.
The logistics work force, both military and civilian, will have the job skills and tools
needed to do the job.
Logistics professionals, both military and civilian, will be developed within
professionally rewarding career patterns.