Logistics intelligence is broken down into automation platforms and databases, manual procedures, ITV, TAV, and joint total asset visibility
(19.) DoD, "Joint Total Asset Visibility
Strategic Plan" [Online] Available: http://www.defenselink.mil/acq/jtav/, Jan 99, 4-8; Heath, 16; Department of Defense, 1999:4-8; Heath, 2002:16; and Sue Kennedy, "GTN 21: The ITV Baseline for Success in the Information Age," excerpt from unpublished article [Online] Available: http://jppsosat.randolph.af.mil, Apr 03, 10.
Radio Frequency Identification, joint total asset visibility
, interoperability, force protection, restructuring, and transformation were topics of discussion that are crucial to the war fighter.
A thorough logistics analysis of distribution problems experienced during Operations Iraqi Freedom and Enduring Freedom reveals how important joint total asset visibility
(JTAV) has become to success in modern warfare and how necessary it is to consider the entire global supply chain when developing JTAV improvements.