Functional Area 53
Information Systems Management
"Unique purpose of the Information Systems Management FA. Information Systems Management (FA 53) is a FA is in the network and space operations grouping of the operations support functional category. Information System Managers integrate diverse forms of enterprise services such as configuration management, active directory, database management, e-mail, and Web portals that must operate seamlessly in support of the Army and JIIM operations worldwide. FA 53 officers supply their expertise of all enterprise systems technologies, along with their knowledge of highly technical concepts, in order to provide the warfighter with the information required to make timely decisions on the battlefield. (DA PAM 600-3)"