from the article:
The software initiative, called the Expeditionary Combat Support System, was supposed to manage logistics using software from Oracle. In 2006, the Air Force announced that it had awarded a $628 million contract to the Computer Sciences Corporation to serve as lead system integrator; its job would be to “configure, deploy and conduct training and change management activities” before the launch.

Strange, I think I have heard this somewhere else.
Oracle plus gobs of money, multiplied by time, equals a "wicked problem"

On 12/11/2012 9:11 AM, Raul A. Jager W. wrote:
I read an article in NYT about a failed "software upgrade" but there is
no details about what was going to be replaced by what.
It will be very interesting to know the details about the "upgrade".

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