The DKSP is hosted by the Defense Acquisition University (DAU), and sponsored by the Defense Standardization Program Office (DSPO) to serve as a non-biased source of Diminishing Manufacturing Sources & Material Shortages (DMSMS) products, services, information, educational resources, data interchange techniques, interactive forums, and related material. It is intended to empower the DoD community (organic and industrial) to implement best practices for monitoring, tracking, resolving, and performing logistic and engineering analyses related to the impact of obsolescence. DKSP resources are extensive and include: Comprehensive listing of DMSMS; Tools (free and subscription based); DMSMS training materials; Library (containing directives, manuals, presentations/papers, and newsletters); Calendar of DMSMS related events; and Links to other useful sites and points of contact.
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Integrated Product Support Elements Addressed
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