ISAO 700-1: Introduction to Analysis

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The purpose of this document is to provide an introduction to information analysis. The intent is to establish a foundation for organizations attempting to understand information analysis as it pertains to Information Sharing and Analysis Organizations (ISAOs). This document establishes a conceptual framework for the analytical process including establishing requirements, collecting relevant data, processing and exploiting the data, analyzing results, and generating products to support internal and external sharing of the findings.