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The Combinatorial Retention Auction Mechanism (CRAM)
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2013-11); NPS-GSBPP-13-004
We propose a reverse uniform price auction called Combinatorial Retention Auction Mechanism (CRAM) that integrates both monetary and non-monetary incentives (NMIs). CRAM computes the cash bonus and NMIs to a single cost ...
Consortium for Robotics and Unmanned Systems Education and Research (CRUSER) FY13 Annual Report, New Directions
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2013-11)
Measuring Acquisition Workforce Quality Through Dynamic Knowledge and Performance: An Exploratory Investigation to Interrelate Acquisition Knowledge with Process Maturity
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2013-10-08); NPS-CM-13-116
The efficacy of defense acquisition is highly dependent upon acquisition workforce quality, but assessing such quality remains a major challenge, particularly given the knowledge-intensive and dynamic nature of acquisition ...
Understanding optimal decision-making in wargaming
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2013-10); NPS-OR-14-001
This research aims to gain insight into optimal wargaming decision-making mechanisms using neurophysiological measures by investigating whether brain activation and visual scan patterns predict attention, perception, ...
Passive TCP Reconstruction and Forensic Analysis with tcpflow
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2013-09-02); NPS-CS-13-003
Passive TCP session reconstruction essential for many kinds of network forensics and law enforcement operations, but it is is complicated by packet loss, retransmissions, and possible attacks by adversaries. The key problem ...
Bulk Extractor 1.4 User’s Manual
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2013-08-31); NPS-CS-13-006
Bulk extractor is a program that extracts features such as email addresses, credit card numbers, URLs, and other types of information from digital evidence files. It is a useful forensic investigation tool for many tasks ...
Bulk Extractor 1.4 Programmers Manual for Developing Scanner Plugs-Ins
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2013-08-28); NPS-CS-13-007
This Programmers Manual provides guidelines for bulk˙extractor plug-in development. Plug-ins are external scanners that an individual or organization can run in addition to the open source capabilities provided by the ...
Real options in military system acquisition: the case study of technology development for the Javelin anti-tank weapon system
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2013-08-22); NPS-AM-13-013NPS-AM-13-013
Three different technologies were considered in the technology development phase of the Javelin anti-tank missile system: a laser-beam riding system, a fiberoptic system, and a forward looking infrared system. The Army ...
Increasing the Department of the Navy’s Opportunities for Small Business and Non-Traditional Suppliers through Simplified Acquisitions Contracting and NAICS Targeting
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2013-08); NPS-GSBPP-13-003
The Department of the Navy’s (DON’s) total acquisition workforce, including the 1105 Purchasing Agent series and the 1102 Contract Specialist series, is directed to maximize contract awards to small and nontraditional ...
Inferring Internet server IPv4 and IPv6 address relationships
(Monterey, California : Naval Postgraduate School, 2013-06-21)
While IPv6 is finally experiencing non-trivial deployment, IPv4 and IPv6 are expected to co-exist for the foreseeable future, implying dual-stacked devices, and protocol interdependence. We develop and deploy a system for ...