Executive Decision Support
SPA enables national security leaders to make the best decisions for our nation by providing support in Strategic Planning, Policy Planning and Development, Resource Allocation, Risk Assessments, Strategic Communication and Interagency Plans and Coordination.
We provide Executive Decision Support with broad working knowledge and experience in Operations Analysis, Systems Engineering and Acquisition Support.
- Operations Analysis - SPA conducts operations research and systems analysis on a wide variety of issues that impact national security decisions. Our experienced staff excels at developing automated tools that increase productivity and ensure timely and accurate acquisition and analysis of mission-critical information. Our services include force requirement studies, joint warfare assessments, cost effectiveness analysis, modeling and simulation, war game development and support, business process reengineering, physical security analysis, and systems effectiveness studies.
- Systems Engineering - SPA provides technical trade-off analysis grounded in sound systems engineering principles. Leaders throughout the Department of Defense turn to us to help tackle their toughest challenges. Our work has included the Vertical Unmanned Aircraft System Analysis of Alternatives, strategic missile and weapon system characteristics definitions, analysis to support selection of strategic warheads for Trident II (D5), tactical missile effectiveness modeling, and technical assessments and recommendations for insertion of new technology into information and electronic warfare programs.
- Acquisition Support - SPA expertise spans the program management disciplines, and our employees have first-hand experience with interpreting and implementing the latest Department of Defense Acquisition Policy, including all aspects of acquisition reform. SPA uses tested methodologies and tools designed to ensure sound management of programs. Our proven abilities include: program management/analysis, financial management, technology assessments, and force structure analysis.
SPA is proud of the decision support it has provided to key decision makers for more than four decades, and looks forward to continuing to perform interesting work that impacts important decisions.