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Engineering Change Proposal
Electronic Data Interchange
Electronic Industries Association
The process to draw out, to discover and to make known so to gain knowledge and information, often used in defining needs.
Enabling products
Products that enable the end product to be developed, supported, and maintained. For example, these products typically are the software compilers, prototypes, development workstations, plans, specifications, requirements, and training materials.
End products
Products that perform the desired capability e.g. the hardware, software, communications, and databases.
A deliverable item that is formally accepted by the acquirer in accordance with requirements of a detail specification.
The process of determining whether an item or activity meets specified criteria.
Evolutionary development
Breaking a project down into parts and developing them in serial fashion.


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