and Synchronized Planning
Published: November 2013
Region: North America, United States
This research service focuses on the US Department of Defense (DoD) special operations command (SOCOM) budget spending. Included in this service are research, development, testing, and evaluation (RDT&E); procurement; operations and maintenance (O&M); and services. Contract activity for the DoD SOCOM for 2012 is also included. The DoD SOC 2014 Budget is comprised of the Army, Navy/Marine Corps, Air Force, and Joint Service spending plans and is included in this study. This study indicates which technology products and services are emphasized in DoD SOCOM budget spending.
The base year for financial spending is 2012, and the market forecast is from 2012 to 2018.
– This research service is an overview of program funding and contract activity for the DoD SOCOM activities.
– The mission of SOCOM is to provide fully capable Special Operations Forces (SOF) to defend the US and its interests.
– SOCOM is also responsible for synchronizing the DoD planning of global operations against terrorist networks.
– Individual military service departments provide most of the equipment, logistics, and training utilized by SOCOM service components. That funding is not included in this research.
– SOCOM service components are:
– – Army special operations command
– – Naval special warfare command
– – Air Force special operations command
– – Marine Corps forces special operations command
– – Joint special operations command
Key Questions This Study Will Answer
– What are the areas of growth within the SOCOM market?
– What segments, technologies, and services make up the market?
– What are the leading drivers and restraints for the DoD SOCOM market?
– What are the top programs for the DoD SOCOM market?
– What technologies and services will the program budget emphasize?
– What companies are leading the SOCOM research, procurement, and services market?