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SD-5 Market Research - Gathering Information About Commercial Products and Services

DEFENSE STANDARDIZATION PROGRAM.  The purpose of this document is to provide DoD and other Federal personnel involved in the acquisition process with practical guidance on using market research to ensure the acquisition of products and services that will best serve the government's needs. 

The latest SD-5 is dated 2018 retrieved from every spec here: http://everyspec.com/DoD/DoD-PUBLICATIONS/SD-5_12DEC2018_56853/ 

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