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ACQUISITION ENCYCLOPEDIA

ACQuipedia serves as an online encyclopedia of common defense acquisition topics. Each topic is identified as an article. Each article contains a definition, a brief narrative that provides context, and includes links to the most pertinent policy, guidance, tools, practices, and training which further augment understanding and expand depth.

ACQuipedia was developed as a collaborative project to create content around Defense Acquisition-related topics. Articles (topics) will be maintained as a collaborative effort of subject matter experts across the Defense Acquisition University (DAU). Future growth may expand the collaboration of subject matter experts beyond DAU.

ACQuipedia provides the acquisition workforce with quick access to information in a succinct and digestible format. Article content aggregates the most relevant references and learning assets to narrowly focus users and quickly provide high value information.

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ACQUIPEDIA/Contracting
Unexpected events which occur during contract performance or during the use of an item after the…
ACQUIPEDIA/Life Cycle Logistics
WebFLIS, managed by DLA Information Operations (J6), is a Logistics Information Services…
ACQUIPEDIA/Financial Management
The power of the executive branch is vested in the President, who holds the dual role of Commander…
ACQUIPEDIA/Engineering and Technical Management
A WBS displays and defines the product(s) to be developed and produced. It relates the elements of…
ACQUIPEDIA/Program Management
A Work Package (WP) can be translated into different terms in different companies and functions.…
ACQUIPEDIA/Financial Management
The Defense WCF became effective in FY 1992 (authority of Title 10, USC, Section 2208 ("Working…