Every decision or action taken by the Army is based on information. Information management is included as part of all military operations and the operations process (planning, preparation, execution, and continuous assessment). PIM supports the life cycle management of Soldiers (Access/Retain, Assign, Sustain, Evaluate/Promote, and Separate).
FM 1-0, AR 600-8-1, AR 600-8-104
Performance Steps and Measures
Consolidated list of Individual and Collective Tasks