COTS_08_AcronymAbbreviationList

  • AAQ: Academy of Aerospace Quality
  • AHP: Analytical Hierarchy Process
  • AWACS: Airborne Warning and Control System
  • CAP: COTS Acquisition Process
  • CBCPS: Contract Based COTS Performance Selection
  • CCS: Control Center System
  • CI: Commercial Item
  • CID: Commercial Item Description
  • COTS: Commercial Off the Shelf
  • DoD: Department of Defense
  • FAQ: Frequently Asked Question
  • FAR: Federal Acquisition Regulations
  • FMEA: Failure Mode and Effects Analysis
  • FMECA: Failure Mode, Effects, and Criticality Analysis
  • GOTS: Government Off the Shelf
  • GSN: Goal Structuring Notation
  • IC: Integrated Circuit
  • JPL: Jet Propulsion Library
  • MIL-STD: Military Standard
  • MOTS: Military Off the Shelf
  • NASA: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  • NDI: Non-Developmental Item
  • OTSO: Of-The-Shelf Option
  • PORE: Procurement-Oriented Requirements Engineering
  • PC: Personal Computer
  • SE: Systems Engineering
  • STACE: Social-Technical Approach to COTS Evaluation
  • VME: VersaModule Eurocard