William Ellerbe, Senior Architect and Software Solution Engineer with AT&T Global Business Solutions, supports the Office of Secretary Defense Cost Assessment and Program Evaluation (OSD CAPE) by designing analytic solutions to support their mission. Mr. Ellerbe has designed, developed and deployed innovative solutions in areas such as modeling and simulation, wargaming and force structures analysis to support the development and evaluation of defense program alternatives. The tools are written in several different languages ranging from JAVA to Microsoft VB, VBA and C#. Solutions are leveraged and agile enabling flexibility and reuse. Mr. Ellerbe is the senior developer supporting the development of OSD CAPE’s Standard Wargame integration and Facilitation Tool (SWIFT).
The Standard Wargame Integration Facilitation Toolkit (SWIFT), an Office of the Secretary of Defense, Cost Assessment and Program Evaluation (OSD CAPE) product, provides a computer environment that supports Department of Defense (DoD) wargaming. SWIFT complements, but does not substitute for good wargaming practices.