When allocating funds across many programs, the PPBE
community must consciously seek a funding profile that maximizes system resiliency.
(4) For that reason, and because the Acquisition Process has been studied exhaustively, this article proposes modest reforms to JCIDS and PPBE
in order to make the DAS more accommodating of combatant commander needs.
From a PPBE
perspective, I see some major shifts and conflicts between what has been set in place in the programming phase of the PPBE
process and what will be budgeted and executed by directives from a new administration rapidly approaching the production of its own QDR.
The system transforms requirements defined by the Joint Capabilities Integration and Development System (JCIDS) and budget allocated by the PPBE
system into materiel for the war fighter.
Deliberate acquisition is governed by the Joint Capabilities Integration and Development System (JCIDS) for requirements; the DOD 5000-series of regulations for acquisition guidance; and the Planning, Programming, Budgeting, and Execution (PPBE
) for funding.
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Just like his predecessor Donald Rumsfeld, Gates does not have confidence in the institution's budgeting system, which is known as PPBE
, for planning, programming, budgeting and execution.
The Air Force utilizes capabilities-based planning (CBP) to "more effectively inform decisionmakers involved in the planning, programming, budgeting, and execution (PPBE
) cycle, the capabilities requirements process, and the acquisition process." (6) Air Force Instruction (AFI) 10604, Capabilities Based Planning, defines CBP as "the planning, under uncertainty, to provide capabilities suitable for a wide range of challenges and circumstances, all designed to achieve certain battle effects." (7) A weapon system in and of itself does not represent a capability.
Agencies that use a planning, programming, budgeting, and execution (PPBE
) process--such as the U.S.
Department takes a persistent look at the process, like the current PPBE
8 August, 2007 marked another significant event for cost estimating when the Undersecretary of the Air Force, the Service Acquisition Executive, and Air Force Comptroller signed guidance that man dates cost estimates and non-advocate cost assessment be prepared and updated annually and used in milestone decisions, PPBE
deliberations, source selections, Nunn-McCurdy Cost Breaches, and Analysis of Alternatives expected to meet major program thresholds.
Mosher, a professor of government at the University of Virginia, offered a compelling critique of the Planning, Programming, and Budgeting System (PPBS) that was then being touted as the forerunner of the "millennium for rationality and efficiency in public management." [PPBS is now called the Department of Defense (DOD) Planning, Programming, and Budgeting Execution (PPBE
) process.] Mosher's list of PPBS flaws and defects included these points--