The Dyna-METRIC Readiness Assessment Model

Motivation, Capabilities, and Use

by Raymond A. Pyles


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Logisticians must plan, in peacetime, for wartime. This report describes a computer model, Dyna-METRIC, that can help the logistician to forecast future performance and identify wartime logistics constraints. The report discusses the model's general functional characteristics and capabilities, and a simple example is employed to demonstrate both the model's interfaces (input files and output reports) and its use in analysis, so that analysts can apply the model to specific problems.

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