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Welcome to the DMSMS Knowledge Sharing Community Homepage !

 
Welcome to the DMSMS Knowledge Sharing Community Homepage !
 
The Diminishing Manufacturing Sources and Material Shortages (DMSMS) Knowledge Sharing Portal (DKSP) is focused on being a non-biased one-stop provider of DMSMS related information, resources and material to empower the Department of Defense (DoD) community, both Organic and Industrial, to implement best practices for monitoring, tracking, resolving, and performing analytical logistic and engineering analysis related to obsolescence impacts. Utilization of the DKSP as a resource facilitates optimal resolution, test, parts management, design, upgrade and redesign methodologies, thereby minimizing detrimental weapons systems readiness resulting from DMSMS and obsolescence impacts.
 
  
  
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  • DAVID GREINKE
07/31/2018 9:16 AM

You are invited to submit a presentation abstract for the Diminishing Manufacturing Sources and Material Shortages (DMSMS) 2018 Conference scheduled for December 3-6, 2018 in Nashville, Tennessee.

Government, Industry, and academia are encouraged to participate. Please be sure to submit abstracts and/or panel/training proposals within the appropriate track using the web site link. Abstracts and panel/training proposals should be 200-500 words in length. Do not attempt to submit abstracts or panel/training proposals through any other means. Submitted abstracts will be rated based on clarity, value added to the conference, and how well the topic fits within the track. Abstracts should be public releasable and contain no proprietary information. Please note that the conference planning team may determine that an abstract or panel/training proposal best fits in a track other that what was originally selected by the author.

DMSMS Abstract Submission

Abstracts should fit one of the following tracks

  • Obsolescence Best Practices and Lessons Learned
  • Innovations in DMSMS Management and Solutions
  • Parts Management Success Stories and Lessons Learned
  • Counterfeit Parts and Materials Prevention and Detection
  • Technology Refresh
  • Training
  • Poster Session

Detailed abstract information: DMSMS Abstracts - Tracks

7/31/2018 9:16 AMNo
  
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  • DAVID GREINKE
06/8/2018 2:16 PM

​Robin Brown, DoD DMSMS Lead, was interviewed on trends in obsolescence management in May issue of Looking Forward, The Future of Obsolescence Management.

The article is on line at this link: Future of Obsolescence Management

6/8/2018 2:16 PMNo
  
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  • TRACY DAUBENSPECK
04/5/2018 11:04 AM

It would be nice to have a place on the DKSP to post summaries of our working group meetings.  I frequently get asked for updates and it would be nice to send a link that has more info.  The WG site on DAU is restricted.​

4/5/2018 11:04 AMNo
  
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  • CHRISTOPHER WAGGONER
112/4/2017 8:57 AM

​Is there any more information available on the AMRDEC's MORE tool posted on Sep 17?  I was wondering if other DOD agencies would be able to utilize this tool for their DMSMS monitoring.  I couldn't find any information on how to get in contact with the program office or how to request access to the tool. 

DAVID GREINKE12/6/2017 5:58 PMNo
  
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  • BHARTAN AMIN
111/21/2017 9:30 AM

​Can we relocate the DKSP homepage from the subset of DAU to stand alone homepage?  If not, we should relocate to the subset of GIDEP.

We should be the subset of GIDEP for 2 reasons:

1. The DMSMS topic is more closely related to the GIDEP than DAU.

2. With a link to GIDEP, our exposure, participation, and membeship will increase.

DAVID GREINKE11/29/2017 1:43 PMNo

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DMSMS Featured in October/December issue of the Defense Standardization Program Journal
March 12, 2018
 In case you hadn't seen it already, the October-December 2017 issue of the Defense Standardization Program Journal is dedicated to the topic of Diminishing Manufacturing Sources and Material Shortages (DMSMS).  No system or program is immune from DMSMS issues; they are inevitable. They

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In the News - AMRDEC’s MORE Tool Improves DMSMS Response
September 07, 2017
The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development and Engineering Center's (AMRDEC) Obsolescence Engineering team has created a system called the Multifunctional Obsolescence Resolution Environment tool-database (MORE). MORE is a government-owned engineering analytical obsolescence and DMSMS

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01

DMSMS Featured in July/August Edition of Defense ATL Magazine
September 01, 2017
​Please check out the artices article: Cross-Service Collaboration Yields Efficiencies for Diminishing Resources  Authors: Jay Mandelbaum, Tina M. Patterson, Chris Radford, Allen S. Alcorn and William F. Conroy III   As you know, our purpose is to facilitate the implemen

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