System abilities are the way the system is validated, used and maintained.
System Abilities Capability
The system abilities capability is the system offering system which functions to realize physical, functional, performance, workmanship, material, product, safety, security, reliability, survivability and continuity qualities.
The purpose of the system abilities capability is to enable and assure the operational abilities of the operational technical system associated with the system solution and offering.
System Abilities Management
System abilities management is the system offering management of the system abilities capability.
The purpose of system abilities management is to enable and assure the management and abilities of system abilities capabilities of the enterprise are controlled, balanced and aligned to the mission and needs of the enterprise as a whole.
System Abilities Management Responsibilities
The system manager role is responsible for system abilities management of the system abilities capability.
System abilities management work products include system abilities management ideas, requirements, plans, risks, opportunities, reviews, decisions and action items.
System Abilities Architecture
The system abilities architecture is the system offering architecture of system abilities management of the system abilities capability.
The system manager role uses the system abilities architecture to support system abilities management responsibilities and activities.
The purpose of the system abilities architecture is to provide a management structure to enable and assure the abilities of the operational technical system are controlled, balanced and aligned to the mission and needs of the enterprise as a whole.
The structure includes physical qualities, functional qualities, performance qualities, workmanship qualities, material qualities, safety qualities, security qualities, reliability qualities, survivability qualities and continuity qualities.
System Abilities Architecture Responsibilities
The system architect role is responsible for architecting the system abilities architecture in support of the system abilities management responsibilities of the system manager role.
System abilities architecture work products include system abilities architecture concepts, descriptions, models, views, viewpoints, specifications and analyses.
Work products associated with the system abilities architecture are system security analyses, system safety analyses, reliability analyses and maintainability analyses.
System Abilities Team
As shown in Figure 77 – System Abilities Team Concept, system abilities is interconnected with and interdependent on integration, portfolio, process improvement, data, configurations, records, information utilization, application, procured services, infrastructure, telecommunications and service abilities.
Figure 77 – System Abilities Team Concept