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Program Management / Systems Engineering / Contracts & Legal

Career Index
Program Management  Systems Engineering  Contracts & Legal
Overview: Program Management Overview: Systems Engineering Overview: Contracts & Legal
Autocratic Leadership Style Capability Development Document (CDD) Anti-deficiency
Benchmarking Capability Production document (CPD) Award Fee Contract
Brainstorming Capstone Threat Assessment (CTA) Basic Ordering Agreement
Business Case Analysis Configuration Baseline Berry Amendment
Commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) Cost Capability Analysis (CCA) Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA)
Configuration Management Data Accession List (DAL) Blanket Purchase Order (BPO)
Configuration Management Plan Design Synthesis Bona Fide Need Rule
Cross-Functional Team Functional Analysis and Allocation Broad Agency Agreement (BAA)
Defense Acquisition Management Information Retrieval (DAMIR) System Functional Architecture Buy America Act
Defense Acquisition Program Support Methodology (DAPS) Initial Capabilities Document (ICD) Clinger-Cohen Act
Delegation Initial Technical Review (ITR) Competition in Contracting Act (CICA)
Delphi Technique Interface Management Competitive Range Determination (CRD)
Democratic Leadership Style Interfaces Contract Closeout
Effective Meetings Measures of Effectiveness (MOE) Contract Data Requirements List (CDRL)
Force Field Analysis Modeling & Simulation (M&S) Contract Essential Elements
Free-rein Leadership Style Modular Open System Approach Contract Funds Status Report (CFSR)
Integrated Master Plan (IMP) Open Standard System Architecture Contract Types (Ordering Instruments)
Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) Operational Requirements Contracting Audit Services
Integrated Product and Process development (IPPD) Operational Requirements Document (ORD) Contracting Officer Representative (COR)
Integrated Product Team (IPT) Physical Architecture Contractor Performance Assessment Reporting System
Issue Log Process Inputs Outputs Loops Contract Performance Report (CPR)
Lessons Learned Requirements Analysis Data Rights
Management Reserve Requirements Management Defense Federal Acquisition Regulations Supplement (DFARS)
Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) SE Technical Reviews and Audits Defense Grant and Agreement Regulatory System (DGARS)
Pairwise Comparison Software Planning in the System Engineering Plan Determination and Findings
Planning in Program Management Standardization Economy Act
Problem Solving System Analysis & Control Federal Acquisition Regulation Index
Program Deviation Report (PDR) System Design Review (SDR) Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR)
Program Management Office (PMO) System of System (SoS) Engineering Fixed Price Contract
Prorgam Management Review (PMR) System Requirements Document (SRD) Fixed-Price Incentive (Firm Target)
Program Manager (PM) System Requirements Review (SRR) Fixed-Price Incentive (Successive Target)
Program Support Review System Verification Review (SVR) Forward Pricing Rate Agreement
Programmatic Environmental Safety and Occupational Health Evaluation (PESHE) System Engineering Activity Map Forward Pricing Rate Proposal (FPRP)
Responsibility Assignment Matrix (RAM) Systems Engineering Management Plan (SEMP) Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
Social Engineering Systems Engineering Plan (SEP) Incentive Contract
Stakeholders Systems Engineering Process Indefinite Delivery Contract
SWOT Analysis Systems Engineering Standards Integrated Program Management Report (IPMR)
Team Development Stages Systems Engineering Technical Review Process Intellectual Property
Time Management Technical Baseline Interagency Acquisitions
Total Life-Cycle Systems Management Technical Performance Measurement (TPM) Lowest Price Technically Acceptable (LPTA)
Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) Trade Study Misappropriation Act
Working Groups Validation and Verification Negotiations
5 Steps in the Research Process Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) Nunn-McCurdy Act
Security Classification Guide (SCG) Organizational Conflict of Interest (OCI)
Other Than Full and Open Competition
Other Transnational Agreement (OTA)
Phase 1: Planning for Procurement
Phase 2: Solicitation
Phase 3: Evaluation
Phase 4: Contract Award
Price-Negotiation Memorandum (PNM)
Privacy Act of 1974
Procurement Contracting Officer (PCO)
Protest
Purchase Order
Quick Reaction Procurement (QRP)
Request for Information (RFI)
Request for Proposal (RFP)
Request for Quotation
Sole Source – Justification and Approval
Sources Sought
Statement of Work (SOW)
Statement of Work Checklist
Systems Contracting
Time and Materials Contract
Undefinitized Contract Actions (UCA)
Uniform Commercial Code
Unpriced Purchase Order (UPO)
US Code Title 10 Armed Forced

 

Test & Evaluation / Logistics & Supply / Software Management

Career Index
 Test & Evaluation  Logistics & Supply Management Software Management
Overview: Test & Evaluation Overview: Acquisition Logistics Overview: Software Management
Advanced Technology Demonstration (ATD) 12 Step Product Support Process Model Ada Programming Language
Beyond LRIP Report to Congress Acquisitions Logistics Support Guidance Air Force Software Policy
Critical Operational Issues Availability Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI)
Critical Technical Parameter (CTP) Commercial off-the-Shelf (COTS) Common Software Failure Causes
Department of Defense Test Organizations Contractor Logistics Support Cost and Software Data Reporting
Developmental Test & Evaluation (DT&E) Core Capability Planning and Analysis Data Rights Requirements Analysis
Electromagnetic Environmental Effects (E3) Testing Counterintelligence Support Plan Discrepancy Reporting
Evaluation of Operational Effectiveness & Suitability Depot Maintenance Analysis Earn Value Management in Software
Evaluation of Survivability Depot-Level Maintenance Enterprise Integration Toolkit
Follow-on Operational T&E Flexible Sustainment Establishing Software Requirements
Initial Operational T&E Future Logistics Enterprise (FLE) Estimating Reuse Feasibility
Integrated Testing Government Furnished Equipment (GFE) Example Statement of Objectives
Joint Interoperability Test Certification Validation Independent Logistics Assessment (ILA) Example Statement of Work
Joint Test & Evaluation Integrated Product Support (IPS) Government Furnished Software
Live-Fire Test & Evaluation (LFT&E) Interim Contractor Logistics Support Managing Software Related Risk
Live-Fire T&E Waiver Inventory Classification Non-Developmental Software
Life-Fire T&E Report Item Unique Identification Implementation (IUID) Plan Open Source Software
Multi-Service Test & Evaluation Item Unique Item Identification Programming Language Selection
Nuclear Hardening and Survivability Testing Just-in-Time Inventory Realistic Program Baselines for Software
Nuclear, Biological and Chemical Key Logistics Program Documents Software Activity Map
Operational Assessment (OA) Level of Repair Analysis (LORA) Software Anti-Tamper
Operational Test & Evaluation (OT&E) Life-Cycle Signature Support Plan (LSSP) Software Assurance
Operational Test Readiness Review (OTRR) Life-Cycle Sustainment Software Commercial off-the-Shelf
Production Acceptance T&E Life-Cycle Sustainment Plan (LCSP) Software Contract Considerations
Qualification Testing Logistics Contract Characteristics Software Critical Design Review
Reliability Growth Testing Logistics Demonstration Software Development Approaches
Software Test and Evaluation Logistics Laws and Regulations Software Development Plan (SDP)
T&E Measures of Effectiveness Maintainability Software Development Process
T&E Policy and Oversight Maintenance & Sustainment Strategy Software Estimation Process Considerations
T&E Program Office Responsibilities Materiel Availability Software Functional Configuration Audit
T&E at Milestone B Non-Developmental Item (NDI) Software Hardware Change Process
Test & Evaluation Strategy (TES) Performance-Based Agreements Software Metrics
Test and Evaluation Funding Performance-Based Life-Cycle Product Support Software Proposal Evaluation
Test and Evaluation Master Plan (TEMP) Performance-Based Logistics Software Resources Data Report
Test and Evaluation Reports Product Support Software RFP Content
Test and Evaluation Working Level Integrated Product Team Product Support Manager Software Risk Estimation
Test Data Management Product Support Strategy Software Size Control
Test Readiness Review (TRR) Public Private Partnerships (PPP) Software Size Estimate
Test Resource Management Center Reliability Software Source Selection Considerations
Testing for Anti-Tamper Standardization – Supply Management Software Specification Review
Supply Alliances Software System Best Practices
Supply Chain Management Software Test and Evaluation
Supply Management Overview Sources of Lessons Learned
Support Concept Standard Software Risks
Supportability USAF Software Management Guide
Supportability Analysis
Sustaining Engineering
Sustainment Metrics
Technical Data Package
Total Quality Management (TQM)

 

Financial Management / Information Technology / Production (PQM)

Career Index
Financial Management  Information Technology  Production, Quality & Manufacturing (PQM)
Overview: Financial Management Overview: Information Technology  Overview: PQM
31 U.S.C. 1301 Application Acquisition Information Assurance Strategy Basis of Issue Plan (BOIP)
Advance Payments (AP) Bandwidth Requirements Review (BRR) Computer Aided Design Manufacturing
Advance Procurement Funding Business Enterprise Architecture (BEA) Condition Based Maintenance Plus
Affordability Clinger-Cohen Act Configuration Management (CM)
Affordability Analysis Cloud Computing Continuous Improvement Process
Aircraft Procurement Appropriations Configuration Management Information System (CMIS) Control Chart
Allocated Cost Cybersecurity Corrective Action Request (CAR)
Ammunition Procurement Cybersecurity Content in an Request for Proposal Corrective Maintenance Time
Appropriation Categories Cybersecurity Strategy Corrosion Prevention & Control
Authorization / Appropriations Cyberspace Damage Mode and Effects Analysis (DMEA)
Automated Information System (AIS) Data Management Strategy Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA)
Budget Execution Data Management System Defense Industrial Capabilities Assessment
Budget Process Overview Defense Business System (DBS) Defense Standardization Program
Budgeting Cycle Defense Information System Agency (DISA) Diminishing Manufacturing Sources and Material Shortages
Common Accounting Definitions DoD Enterprise Software Initiative Environmental Safety and Health Planning
Compliance with Information Enterprise DoD Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Process (DIACAP) Failure Modes & Effects Analysis (FMEA)
Component Cost Position DoD Information Enterprise Fault Tree Analysis
Comprehensive Cost and Requirement System (CCaR) DoD Information Enterprise Architecture Final Production Baseline
Contract Finance Payments DoD Information Sharing Strategy Flexible Computer Integrated Manufacturing
Contractor Cost Data Reporting DoD Information Technology (IT) Portfolio Repository Industrial Capabilities and Assessment
Cost Analysis Requirements Description (CARD) DoD Information Technology Standards and Profile Registry ISO 9000 Quality Management Series Lean Manufacturing
Cost and Software Data Reporting DoD Metadata Registry Maintainability Demonstration
Cost As an Independent Variable (CAIV) DoD NetOps Strategic Vision Maintenance Concept Plan
Cost Assessment and Program Evaluation (CAPE) Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) Maintenance Task Analysis
Cost Estimating Methods Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program Manufacturing Readiness
Defense Working Capital Fund (DWCF) Global Information Grid (GIG) Manufacturing Readiness Level (MRL)
Department of Defense Form 250 Information Assurance Services in an Acquisition Strategy Materiel Fielding Plan (MFP)
Disposal Cost Information Operations (IO) Obsolescence Management
DoD Instruction 7000.14-R Information Resources Management (IRM) Production Qualification Tests
Expense Investment Threshold Information Superiority Production Representative Articles
Financial Management Laws Information Support Plan Analysis Quality Assurance
FM Questions to Know Information Technology Acquisition Board Quality in Supply Management
Full Funding Information Technology Maintenance Quality Management Plan (QMP)
Fund Cite Structure Breakdown Major Automated Information System (MAIS) Reliability Centered Maintenance
Funded Delivery Period Mission Assurance Category Reliability Information Analysis Center
Funding – Program Management Administration (PMA) Net-Centric Operations Six Sigma
Incremental Funding Policy Net-Ready Key Performance Parameter Value Engineering Change Proposal
Independent Cost Estimate (ICE) Net-Ready Key Performance Parameter Checklist
Investment Cost Reference Architecture
Life-Cycle Cost Estimate (LCCE) Risk Management Framework (RMF) for DoD Information Technology
Line of Accounting System Security Engineer
Manpower Estimates
Military Interdepartmental Purchase Request (MIPR)
Multi-Year Procurement
Operating and Support Cost
Operation & Maintenance Appropriations
OSD Execution Benchmarks
OSD Office of Cost Assessment
Research & Development Appropriation
Research and Development Cost
Research and Development Funding
Should Cost Management
Sources of DoD Budget Information
Total Ownership Cost (TOC)
Types of Funds