Acquisition & logistics excellence: an internet listing tailored to the professional acquisition workforce.
International Society of Logistics
Online desk references that link to logistics problem-solving advice; Certified Professional Logistician certification.
International Test & Evaluation Association (ITEA ITEA International Technology Education Association
ITEA Information Technology for European Advancement
ITEA International Test and Evaluation Association
ITEA International Tuba-Euphonium Association (Baltimore, MD) )
Professional association to further development and application of T & E policy and techniques to assess effectiveness, reliability, and safety of new and existing systems and products.
U.S. Joint Forces Command
A "transformation laboratory" that develops and tests future concepts for warfighting.
Joint Fires Integration and Interoperability Team
USJFCOM USJFCOM United States Joint Forces Command lead agency to investigate, assess, and improve integration, interoperability, and operational effectiveness of Joint Fires and Combat Identification across the Joint warfighting spectrum. (Accessible from .gov and .mil domains only.)
Joint Interoperability Test Command The Joint Interoperability Test Command (JITC) is a United States military organization that tests technology that pertains to multiple branches of the armed services and government. There is a facility in Fort Huachuca, Arizona and in Indian Head, Maryland. (JITC JITC Joint Interoperability Test Command (formerly Joint Interoperability Test Center)
JITC Joint Interoperability Test Center (obsolete; now Joint Interoperability Test Command) )
Policies and procedures Policies and Procedures are a set of documents that describe an organization's policies for operation and the procedures necessary to fulfill the policies. They are often initiated because of some external requirement, such as environmental compliance or other governmental for interoperability certification; lessons learned; support.
Joint Spectrum Center (JSC)
Provides operational spectrum management support to the Joint Staff and COCOMs and conducts R & D into spectrum-efficient technologies.
Library of Congress
Research services; Congress at Work; Copyright Office; FAQs.
MANPRINT MANPRINT Manpower & Personnel Integration (Manpower and Personnel Integration)
Points of contact for program managers; relevant regulations; policy letters from the Army Acquisition Executive; briefings on the MANPRINT program.
National Aeronautics and Space Administration National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), civilian agency of the U.S. federal government with the mission of conducting research and developing operational programs in the areas of space exploration, artificial satellites (see satellite, artificial), (NASA NASA: see National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
in full National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Independent U.S. )'s Commercial Technology Office (CTO)
Promotes competitiveness of U.S. industry through commercial use of NASA technologies and expertise.
National Contract Management Association (NCMA NCMA National Contract Management Association
NCMA National Center for Missing Adults
NCMA National Concrete Masonry Association
NCMA National Childminding Association
NCMA North Carolina Museum of Art
NCMA National Catalog Managers Association )
"What's New in Contracting?"; educational products catalog; career center.
National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA NDIA National Defense Industrial Association
NDIA New Doha International Airport (Qatar) )
Association news; events; government policy; National Defense magazine.
National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency Noun 1. National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency - a combat support agency that provides geographic intelligence in support of national security
Imagery; maps and geodata; Freedom of Information Act resources; publications.
National Institute of Standards and Technology National Institute of Standards and Technology, governmental agency within the U.S. Dept. of Commerce with the mission of "working with industry to develop and apply technology, measurements, and standards" in the national interest. (NIST (National Institute of Standards & Technology, Washington, DC, www.nist.gov) The standards-defining agency of the U.S. government, formerly the National Bureau of Standards. It is one of three agencies that fall under the Technology Administration (www.technology. )
Information about NIST technology, measurements, and standards programs, products, and services.
National Technical Information Service (NTIS)
Online service for purchasing technical reports, computer products, videotapes, audiocassettes.
Naval Sea Systems Command The Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) is the largest of the U.S. Navy's five "systems commands," or materiel organizations. NAVSEA consists of four shipyards, eight "warfare centers" (two undersea and six surface), four major shipbuilding locations and the NAVSEA headquarters,
Total Ownership Cost (TOC); documentation and policy; reduction plan; implementation timeline; TOC reporting templates; FAQs.
Navy Acquisition and Business Management
Policy documents; training opportunities; guides on risk management, acquisition environmental issues, past performance; news and assistance for the Standardized Procurement System (SPS) community; notices of upcoming events.
Navy Acquisition, Research and Development Information Center
News and announcements; acronyms; publications and regulations; technical reports; doing business with the Navy.
Navy Best Manufacturing Practices Center of Excellence
National resource to identify and share best manufacturing and business practices in use throughout industry, government, academia.
Naval Air Systems Command The Naval Air Systems Command, or NAVAIR, is the part of the United States Navy which provides materiel support for naval aircraft and airborne weapon systems, such as guided missiles. NAVAIR was established in 1966 as the successor to the Navy's Bureau of Naval Weapons (BuWeps). (NAVAIR NAVAIR Naval Air Systems Command )
Provides advanced warfare technology through the efforts of a seamless, integrated, worldwide network of aviation technology experts.
Office of Force Transformation
News on transformation policies, programs, and projects throughout the DoD and the Services.
Open Systems Joint Task Force
Open Systems education and training opportunities; studies and assessments; projects, initiatives and plans; reference library.
Parts Standardization and Management Committee (PSMC)
Collaborative effort between government and industry for parts management and standardization through commonality of parts and processes.
Performance-based Logistics Toolkit
Web-based 12-step process model for development, implementation, and management of PBL strategies.
Project Management Institute
Program management publications; information resources; professional practices; career certification.
Small Business Administration (SBA)
Communications network for small businesses.
DoD Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization
Program and process information; current solicitations; Help Desk information.
Software Program Managers Network
Supports project managers, software practitioners, and government contractors. Contains publications on highly effective software development best practices.
Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR SPAWAR Space & Naval Warfare Systems Command (US Navy)
SPAWAR Space Warfare )
SPAWAR business opportunities; acquisition news; solicitations; small business information.
System of Systems Engineering Center of Excellence (SoSECE)
Advances the development, evolution, practice, and application of the system of systems engineering discipline across individual and enterprise-wide systems.
Under Secretary of Defense (Acquisition, Technology and Logistics) (USD USD
In currencies, this is the abbreviation for the U.S. Dollar.
The currency market, also known as the Foreign Exchange market, is the largest financial market in the world, with a daily average volume of over US $1 trillion. [AT & L])
USD(AT & L) documents; streaming videos; links.
USD(AT & L) Knowledge Sharing System (formerly Defense Acquisition Deskbook)
Automated acquisition reference tool covering mandatory and discretionary practices.
U.S. Coast Guard
News and current events; services; points of contact; FAQs.
U.S. Department of Transportation MARITIME Administration
Information and guidance on the requirements for shipping cargo on U.S. flag vessels.
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