Defense

Glossary

  • AAA
    Anti-Aircraft Artillery
  • AESA
    Active Electronically Scanned Array
  • AFB
    Air Force Base
  • AFIOC
    Air Force Information Operations Center
  • AMTI
    Airborne Moving Target Indicator
  • API
    Application Programming Interface
  • BIT
    Built-In Test
  • BoNT
    Botulinum Neurotoxin
  • C&A
    Certification and Accreditation
  • C2
    Command and Control
  • C5ISR
    Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Combat Systems, Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance
  • CBRNe
    Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and high yield Explosives
  • CIO
    Chief Information Officer
  • CISO
    Chief Information Security Officer
  • COMINT
    Communications Intelligence
  • CNI
    Commander, Naval Installations
  • CNY
    Central New York
  • CREW
    Counter RCIED Electronic Warfare
  • CSDB
    Combat Support Database
  • DCAA
    Defense Contract Audit Agency
  • DCMA
    Defense Contract Management Agency
  • DHS
    Department of Homeland Security
  • DMTI
    Dismount Moving Target Indicator
  • DoD
    Department of Defense
  • DoE
    Department of Energy
  • DSP
    Digital Signal Processor
  • EAR
    Electronic Attack Receiver
  • ECM
    Electronic Countermeasures
  • EIS
    Enterprise Information Services
  • ELINT
    Electronic Intelligence
  • EMC
    Electromagnetic Compatibility
  • EMI
    Electromagnetic Interference
  • EO/IR
    Electro-Optical / Infrared
  • EPA
    Environmental Protection Agency
  • EPI
    Estimation Program Interface
  • ES
    Electronic Support
  • EW
    Electronic Warfare
  • EWIRDB
    Electronic Warfare Integrated Reprogramming Database
  • FAA
    Federal Aviation Administration
  • FBI
    Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • FOPEN
    Foliage Penetration
  • FPGAs
    Field-Programmable Gate Arrays
  • FTIR
    Fourier Transform Infrared
  • GBSAA
    Ground-Based Sense and Avoid
  • GMTI
    Ground Moving Target Indicator
  • GPPs
    General Purpose Processors
  • GPS
    Global Positioning System
  • GPUs
    Graphics Processing Units
  • GSA
    General Services Administration
  • GSM
    Global System for Mobile Communications
  • GSR
    Ground Surveillance Radar
  • GUI
    Graphical User Interface
  • HALT
    Highly Accelerated Life Testing
  • HASS
    Highly Accelerated Stress Screening
  • HMMWV
    High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle
  • HQDA
    Headquarters Department of the Army
  • IA
    Information Assurance
  • IDIQ
    Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity
  • IFT&E
    Interagency Field Test and Evaluation
  • IED
    Improvised Explosive Device
  • IFF
    Identification Friend or Foe
  • I/O
    Input/Output
  • IO
    Information Operations
  • ISR
    Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance
  • IT
    Information Technology
  • IV&V
    Independent Verification and Validation
  • LCMR
    Lightweight Counter-Mortar Radar
  • MASINT
    Measurement and Signature Intelligence
  • MAST
    MIST Analyses Support Tool
  • MIST
    Multi-INT Simulation Technology
  • MMR
    Multi-Mission Radar
  • MULTI-INT
    Multi-Intelligence
  • NASIC
    National Air and Space Intelligence Center
  • NAVAIR
    Naval Air Systems Command
  • NAVFAC
    Naval Facilities Engineering Command
  • NAVSEA
    Naval Facilities Engineering Command
  • NAVSUP
    Naval Supply Systems Command
  • NSA
    National Security Agency
  • OWL
    Omni-Directional Weapon Locator
  • P/CW
    Pulsed and Continuous Wave
  • PBPD
    Pharmacodynamics
  • PBPK
    Pharmacokinetics
  • PEO
    Program Executive Officer
  • PM
    Project Manager
  • POI
    Points of Impact
  • POO
    Points of Origin
  • qPCR
    Quantitative, Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction
  • R&D
    Research and Development
  • RAM
    Rocket, Artillery and Mortar
  • RDECOM
    Research, Development and Engineering Command
  • RF
    Radio Frequency
  • RPA
    Remotely Piloted Aircraft
  • SAM
    Surface-to-Air Missile
  • SAR
    Synthetic Aperture Radar
  • SDVOSB
    Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business
  • SEB
    Staphylococcal Enterotoxin B
  • SED
    Software Engineering Directorate
  • SERF
    Standard EWIR Reference Format
  • SETAC
    Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry
  • SIGINT
    Signals Intelligence
  • sMART
    SAR Mission Analyses Reporting Tool
  • SMS
    Short Message Service
  • SOF
    Special Operations Forces
  • SOMISR
    Standoff Moving Target Detection (MTD), Imaging and Scanning Radar
  • SPAWAR
    Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command
  • SSP
    Strategic Systems Program
  • SWaP
    Size, Weight and Power
  • SYSCOM
    Systems Command
  • TLM
    Transition Logic Map
  • UAS
    Unmanned Aircraft System
  • UAV
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle
  • UGS
    Unattended Ground Sensor
  • UHF
    Ultra High Frequency
  • USELMSDB
    U.S. Electromagnetic System Database
  • USRELMSDB
    U.S. Relational Electromagnetic System Database