THE DEFENSE MESSAGE SYSTEM AND ASSOCIATED LEGACY MESSAGE PROCESSING SYSTEMS
|Publication Date:||13 August 2010|
Purpose. This instruction provides policy, guidance, responsibilities, and information regarding the use, operation, and management of the Defense Message System (DMS).
Applicability. This policy applies to all Defense agencies responsive to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Services, and combatant commands in planning, operating, managing, and using message processing systems that comprise the DMS. This instruction is available to non-DOD U.S. agencies and allied organizations for information.