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The final product of the programming process within DoD, a Component's POM displays the resource allocation decisions of the military department in response to, and in accordance with the Defense Planning Guidance (DPG). The POM shows programmed needs 5 years hence (e.g., in FY 2016, POM 2018–2022 will be submitted).