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Risk Management Framework (RMF)

The NIST Risk Management Framework (RMF) describes the process for identifying, implementing, assessing, and managing cybersecurity capabilities and services, expressed as security controls, and authorizing the operation of Information Systems (IS) and Platform Information Technology (PIT) systems. RMF brings a risk-based approach to the implementation of cybersecurity, supports cybersecurity integration early and throughout the system …

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Cloud Computing

Cloud computing is a recently evolved computing terminology or metaphor based on utility and consumption of computing resources. Cloud computing involves deploying groups of remote servers and software networks that allow centralized data storage and online access to computer services or resources. “Cloud computing is a model for enabling ubiquitous, convenient, on-demand network access to …

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Net-Ready Key Performance Parameter

The Net-Ready Key Performance Parameter (NR-KPP) assesses the net-ready attributes required for both the technical exchange of information and the end-to-end operational effectiveness of that exchange. It evaluates information needs, information timeliness, Information Assurance (IA), and net-ready attributes. It’s rquirements are summarized in the NR-KPP Checklist. Checklist: Net-Ready Key Performance Parameter Guidebook: Navy Net-Ready Key …

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Net-Ready Key Performance Parameter Checklist

The following checklist from the Defense Acquisition Guidebook (DAG) summarizes the requirements for demonstrating compliance with the Net-Ready Key Performance Parameter (KPP) and should be useful in preparing for milestone approvals. Checklist: Net-Ready KPP Compliance Guidebook: Navy Net-Ready Key Performance Parameter Guidebook – 30 Sept 2011 Required Documents: Applicable Integrated Architecture Products, AV-1, OV-2, OV-4, …

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Net-Centric Operations

Net-Centric Operations refers to participating as a part of a complex community of people, devices, information, and services interconnected by a communications network to optimize resource management and provide superior information on events and conditions needed to empower decision-makers. The Net-Centricity concept is the realization of a networked environment, including infrastructure, systems, processes, and people, …

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