The World Wide Web Virtual Library

WWW Virtual Library: Logistics

Clearinghouse

Clearinghouse Approved
LogisticsWorld Logistics Glossary
Home Home


Search  Index  Images  Acronyms  About  Help  Glossary Home 
Show: Related Terms Search Wizard Count Search History  





			Acceptance Testing - 




The testing performed by a user to determine that an automated system (equipment or software) for a specific task or environment, e.g., a translator for a specific application and interchange format, performs according to specification. 




 Acronym: AT





 Reference: ECRC University of Scranton / Defense Logistics Agency Fairfax CALS Shared Resource Center, 1994





	
	
Related Terms: Acceptance Testing - acquisition | hardware | manufacturing | software | specification | technology |
LogisticsWorld Database Search: Acceptance Testing - acquisition | hardware | manufacturing | software | specification | technology |
LogisticsWorld Acronyms: Acceptance Testing - acquisition | hardware | manufacturing | software | specification | technology |
Web Search Wizard: Acceptance Testing - acquisition | hardware | manufacturing | software | specification | technology |

Digital Technical Data - Includes the part descriptions, product specifications, and standards that the initial designer draws upon; the engineering drawings and product data used in design and manufacturing; the information needed to guide the people who operate the system in the field, or who support and maintain it at all echelons of the Reference: ECRC University of Scranton / Defense Logistics Agency Department of Defense, United States Government "Military Handbook 59-B", 1993

Related Terms: Digital Technical Data - acquisition | continuous acquisition and life-cycle support | data | design | specification | standard | technical data |
LogisticsWorld Database Search: Digital Technical Data - acquisition | continuous acquisition and life-cycle support | data | design | specification | standard | technical data |
LogisticsWorld Acronyms: Digital Technical Data - acquisition | continuous acquisition and life-cycle support | data | design | specification | standard | technical data |
Web Search Wizard: Digital Technical Data - acquisition | continuous acquisition and life-cycle support | data | design | specification | standard | technical data |

Document Type Declaration - A markup declaration that contains the formal specification of a Document Type Definition (DTD). Reference: ECRC University of Scranton / Defense Logistics Agency Department of Defense, United States Government "Military Standard 1840-B", 1992

Related Terms: Document Type Declaration - computer | data | document | document type | markup | software | specification | technical data | technical manual |
LogisticsWorld Database Search: Document Type Declaration - computer | data | document | document type | markup | software | specification | technical data | technical manual |
LogisticsWorld Acronyms: Document Type Declaration - computer | data | document | document type | markup | software | specification | technical data | technical manual |
Web Search Wizard: Document Type Declaration - computer | data | document | document type | markup | software | specification | technical data | technical manual |

Engineering Data - Any technical data (whether prepared by the Government, contractor, or vendor) relating to the specification, design, analysis, manufacture, acquisition, test, inspection or maintenance of items or services. Engineering data is comprised of all information that contains authoritative engineering definition or guidance on material, constituent items, equipment or systems practices, engineering Reference: ECRC University of Scranton / Defense Logistics Agency Department of Defense, United States Government "Military Handbook 59-B", 1993

Related Terms: Engineering Data - contractor | data | design | engineering | manufacturing | production | support | technical data | vendor |
LogisticsWorld Database Search: Engineering Data - contractor | data | design | engineering | manufacturing | production | support | technical data | vendor |
LogisticsWorld Acronyms: Engineering Data - contractor | data | design | engineering | manufacturing | production | support | technical data | vendor |
Web Search Wizard: Engineering Data - contractor | data | design | engineering | manufacturing | production | support | technical data | vendor |

ETSI - European Telecommunications Standards Institute, established in 1987 to harmonize technological specifications and standards. Acronym: ETSI Reference: Professor Derek Urwin, Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, U.K., http://www.abdn.ac.uk/~pol028/index.htm

Related Terms: ETSI - international | trade |
LogisticsWorld Database Search: ETSI - international | trade |
LogisticsWorld Acronyms: ETSI - international | trade |
Web Search Wizard: ETSI - international | trade |

EUROCARE - European Conservation and Restoration, an EUROCIM. An Eurocodes. Standardized specifications for the construction industry. Acronym: EUROCARE Reference: Professor Derek Urwin, Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, U.K., http://www.abdn.ac.uk/~pol028/index.htm

Related Terms: EUROCARE - international | trade |
LogisticsWorld Database Search: EUROCARE - international | trade |
LogisticsWorld Acronyms: EUROCARE - international | trade |
Web Search Wizard: EUROCARE - international | trade |

Formatting Output Specification Instance - A FOSI is used for formatting SGML documents. It is a separate file that contains formatting information for each element in a document. Acronym: FOSI Reference: ECRC University of Scranton / Defense Logistics Agency Included with permission from: ArborText Getting Started with SGML, 1992

Related Terms: Formatting Output Specification Instance - computer | markup | standard generalized markup language | software | specification |
LogisticsWorld Database Search: Formatting Output Specification Instance - computer | markup | standard generalized markup language | software | specification |
LogisticsWorld Acronyms: Formatting Output Specification Instance - computer | markup | standard generalized markup language | software | specification |
Web Search Wizard: Formatting Output Specification Instance - computer | markup | standard generalized markup language | software | specification |

Inland Waterways - Subject to EC legislation since 1982 in terms of types and specifications of commercial craft, with mutual recognition on navigability and control since 1976. Reference: Professor Derek Urwin, Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, U.K., http://www.abdn.ac.uk/~pol028/index.htm

Related Terms: Inland Waterways - international | trade |
LogisticsWorld Database Search: Inland Waterways - international | trade |
LogisticsWorld Acronyms: Inland Waterways - international | trade |
Web Search Wizard: Inland Waterways - international | trade |

Military Specification - A Specification used to specify requirements when designing or producing a product for the Department of Defense. Acronym: MIL-SPEC Reference: ECRC University of Scranton / Defense Logistics Agency Fairfax CALS Shared Resource Center, 1994

Related Terms: Military Specification - acquisition | contracting | department of defense | logistics | engineering | manufacturing | military | military handbook | production | requirements | specification | standard |
LogisticsWorld Database Search: Military Specification - acquisition | contracting | department of defense | logistics | engineering | manufacturing | military | military handbook | production | requirements | specification | standard |
LogisticsWorld Acronyms: Military Specification - acquisition | contracting | department of defense | logistics | engineering | manufacturing | military | military handbook | production | requirements | specification | standard |
Web Search Wizard: Military Specification - acquisition | contracting | department of defense | logistics | engineering | manufacturing | military | military handbook | production | requirements | specification | standard |

Network Driver Interface Specification - A Microsoft specification for a type of device driver that allows multiple transport protocols to run on one network card simultaneously. Acronym: NDIS Reference: ECRC University of Scranton / Defense Logistics Agency

Related Terms: Network Driver Interface Specification - computer | network | protocol | software | specification |
LogisticsWorld Database Search: Network Driver Interface Specification - computer | network | protocol | software | specification |
LogisticsWorld Acronyms: Network Driver Interface Specification - computer | network | protocol | software | specification |
Web Search Wizard: Network Driver Interface Specification - computer | network | protocol | software | specification |

Product Model - A data model that contains the functions and physical characteristics of each unit of a product throughout its complete life cycle (from requirements specification to disposal). Reference: ECRC University of Scranton / Defense Logistics Agency Source: Department of Trade and Industry, United Kingdom "Open Systems in Manufacturing"

Related Terms: Product Model - acquisition | data | design | engineering | life cycle | model | product | support |
LogisticsWorld Database Search: Product Model - acquisition | data | design | engineering | life cycle | model | product | support |
LogisticsWorld Acronyms: Product Model - acquisition | data | design | engineering | life cycle | model | product | support |
Web Search Wizard: Product Model - acquisition | data | design | engineering | life cycle | model | product | support |

SPECS - Specification Environment for Communications Software, a RACE project. Acronym: SPECS Reference: Professor Derek Urwin, Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, U.K., http://www.abdn.ac.uk/~pol028/index.htm

Related Terms: SPECS - international | trade |
LogisticsWorld Database Search: SPECS - international | trade |
LogisticsWorld Acronyms: SPECS - international | trade |
Web Search Wizard: SPECS - international | trade |

Standards Testing - Determines whether the national, international, or military standards (and specifications) are viable and implementable. Reference: ECRC University of Scranton / Defense Logistics Agency Sharon J Kemmerer Department of Commerce, United States Government "CALS Testing Programs, Status and Strategy" October 1992

Related Terms: Standards Testing - acquisition | design | engineering | international | international standards organization | planning | procurement | standard |
LogisticsWorld Database Search: Standards Testing - acquisition | design | engineering | international | international standards organization | planning | procurement | standard |
LogisticsWorld Acronyms: Standards Testing - acquisition | design | engineering | international | international standards organization | planning | procurement | standard |
Web Search Wizard: Standards Testing - acquisition | design | engineering | international | international standards organization | planning | procurement | standard |

Technical Data Package - A technical description that is adequate to support acquisition of an item, including engineering and production, the description consisting of all applicable technical data such as engineering drawings, associated lists, product and process specifications and standards, performance requirements, quality assurance provisions, and packaging details. Acronym: TDP Reference: ECRC University of Scranton / Defense Logistics Agency Included with permission from Joan Smith, "An Introduction to CALS: The Strategy and the Standards", 1990

Related Terms: Technical Data Package - acquisition | engineering | manufacturing | production | support | technical data | technical manual |
LogisticsWorld Database Search: Technical Data Package - acquisition | engineering | manufacturing | production | support | technical data | technical manual |
LogisticsWorld Acronyms: Technical Data Package - acquisition | engineering | manufacturing | production | support | technical data | technical manual |
Web Search Wizard: Technical Data Package - acquisition | engineering | manufacturing | production | support | technical data | technical manual |

VAMOS - A DRIVE project on specifications for dynamic traffic messages. Acronym: VAMOS Reference: Professor Derek Urwin, Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, U.K., http://www.abdn.ac.uk/~pol028/index.htm

Related Terms: VAMOS - international | trade |
LogisticsWorld Database Search: VAMOS - international | trade |
LogisticsWorld Acronyms: VAMOS - international | trade |
Web Search Wizard: VAMOS - international | trade |


Search History: [ specification ]




Unless otherwise indicated, all entries in the LogisticsWorld Logistics Glossary are copyright 1997, Matthew D. Cox, logistics@logisticsworld.com.

 

WWW Virtual Library of Logistics
Ver 4, Sep, 1999, Matthew D. Cox, logistics@logisticsworld.com
Sponsored by LogisticsWorld.
Copyright 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999 MDC, All rights reserved.