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Operational Concept Description OCD Data Item Description DID

The Operational Concept Description (OCD) describes a proposed system in terms of the user needs it will fulfill, its relationship to existing systems or procedures, and the ways it will be used.  The OCD is used to obtain consensus among the acquirer, developer, support, and user agencies on the operational concept of a proposed system.  Depending on its use, an OCD may focus on communicating the user's needs to the developer or the developer's ideas to the user and other interested parties.  The term "system" may be interpreted to apply to a portion of a system.  This Data Item Description (DID) is used when the developer is tasked to define and record the operational concept for a system. The OCD DID (DI-IPSC-81430) can be found on the DoD DLA ASSIST website at http://quicksearch.dla.mil/qsDocDetails.aspx?ident_number=205909. .

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