Formtek's CALS CITIS
strategy embraces an open systems environment, the adoption of international standards, the coordination of emerging industry standards and the recognition of commercial best practices for a secure, shared data environment.
With NexPrise, DRS was able to quickly set up a secure workplace that meets these CITIS
CITISOLUTION represents the only truly CITIS
COTS shared data environment which can be implemented without extensive software development or customization.
Sherpa/Web supports the CITIS
(Contractor Integrated Technical Information Service) security model for aerospace and defense organizations by linking contractors, suppliers and customers to Sherpa's PDM system according to the MIL-STD 974 specification.
The functional areas Bahrs considers most critical in the new developing standards are computer software development, systems engineering, engineering drawing practices, integrated logistics support, CALS, CITIS
, ISO standards and application protocols, technical data packages and acquisition practices.