Letter to the editor
Those "brave souls" that have something to say about the Navy Marine Corps
Intranet "are normally uninformed and always unresearched" were words used
in a letter to the editor
by Lt. Col. Mark A. Dalla Betta to describe those who chose to withhold
their names. [See archive of NMCI letters to the
I agree with his comments. However, I am one of those who will be losing
my job and possibly be going to EDS. I feel for those "brave souls."
I am in the trenches and have my "uninformed and unresearched" opinions
regarding NMCI. I firmly believe that NMCI is needed. How we get there,
however by EDS or government we could have planned and implemented
Because we have chosen the EDS path, we (in government) need to either
follow the plan or get out of the contract as early as possible. In my command,
we have been postponed at least three times due to delays in testing and
I believe EDS is motivated to do the best job possible and earn its
money. Let's give them the opportunity and stop hindering their performance.
Follow the PLAN!
Fleet and Industrial
Supply Center San Diego