Chapter I Strategy and Overview
Army Science and Technology Master Plan (ASTMP 1997)

1. Vision

Supporting these current and future Army visions, the Army Science and Technology investment ensures:

Early retirement of risk in materiel development programs
Support for acquisition reform

maintain land warfare superiority
Leverage commercial information technology
Maintain smart buyer capability

Figure I-4 illustrates how the Science and Technology Investment Strategy supports Army Modernization Objectives into the next century.

Figure 1-4. S&T Strategic Investment Strategy

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