in-transit visibility


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in-transit visibility

The ability to track the identity, status, and location of Department of Defense units, and non-unit cargo (excluding bulk petroleum, oil, and lubricants) and passengers; patients; and personal property from origin to consignee or destination across the range of military operations. Also called ITV. See also Global Transportation Network; total asset visibility.
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JTF-PO has the capabilities to assess, open, operate, and clear ports with in-transit visibility, synchronize end-to-end intermodal movement of cargo, facilitate expeditionary theater opening processes, and support theater transitions and joint reception, staging, onward movement, and integration.
29, 2011, to teach National Guard Soldiers from Connecticut, Maine, New Jersey and New York how to conduct site surveys to deploy radio frequency identification systems that provide in-transit visibility.
For in-transit visibility, BCS3 pulls data from both classified and unclassified satellite-based tracking systems to provide positional data on all military and commercial vehicles within an area of operations.
With TTS, DTTS can keep track of a shipment even if the trailer and truck separate, allowing for even greater in-transit visibility.
This process often resulted in the temporary loss of in-transit visibility (ITV) from the time cargo arrived at the aerial port until it was delivered to the receiving units.
For example, in-transit data are received from the Global Transportation Network, TRANSCOM, and the RF in-transit visibility server.
DoD's In-Transit Visibility network, which is the world's largest RFID network that tracks about 35,000 conveyances daily across more than 4,000 locations and 40 countries.
By integrating with the Savi SmartChain(R) Consignment Management Solution, our customers gain a fully supported RFID capability that goes beyond the traditional boundaries of ERP for in-transit visibility.
Private industry uses RFID tags--active and especially passive--as well as other AIT extensively to improve the asset visibility and in-transit visibility of their supply chains.
With this partnership, Billabong will be able to connect suppliers and trading partners in a cloud-based network allowing automate processes for supply chain financing, order collaboration, invoice management, in-transit visibility and payment management.
IGC is the United States Transportation Command's program of record for in-transit visibility and the program of record for the Defense Logistics Agency's asset visibility system.