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disa

(ˈdaɪsə; ˈdaɪzə)
n, pl disas or disa
(Plants) any orchid belonging to a genus (Disa) of African orchids
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Noun1.disa - any orchid of the genus Disadisa - any orchid of the genus Disa; beautiful orchids with dark green leaves and usually hooded flowers; much prized as emblematic flowers in their native regions
orchid, orchidaceous plant - any of numerous plants of the orchid family usually having flowers of unusual shapes and beautiful colors
genus Disa - genus of showy tropical African terrestrial orchids
2.DISA - a combat support agency in the Department of Defense responsible for developing and operating and supporting information systems to serve the needs of the President and the Secretary of Defense and the Joint Chiefs of Staff
Defense Department, Department of Defense, DoD, United States Department of Defense, Defense - the federal department responsible for safeguarding national security of the United States; created in 1947
bureau, federal agency, government agency, agency, office, authority - an administrative unit of government; "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority"
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The conviction that it would end disas trously had been driven into me by all the succes sive shocks my sense of security had received.
'We specifically kept the name SAFE because we wanted people to associate it with the AMRDEC product and this was the follow-on to AMRDEC SAFE,' said Mark Youmans, DISA enterprise-wide services development division chief.
DISA and the Joint Force Headquarters DOD Information Network (JFHQ-DODIN) have a common leader, Navy Vice Adm.
"The objective is to move the fourth estate's common use IT systems, personnel, functions, and program elements associated with the support of those systems and technologies into a single service provider architecture," said Drew Jaehnig, who is leading the 4NEO effort for DISA.
The DISA MAC helps identify issues around mold alignment before they become a problem--that is, before they result in unnecessary rework or scrapping of one, more or many castings.
This strategic acquisition allows DISA Global to expand their customer base in the Gulf Coast market, while securing a knowledgeable staff and strong support team.
iGov has partnered with NIKSUN to support the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) and the Department of Defense (DoD) by providing a turn-key capability to satisfy DISA Joint Regional Security Stack (JRSS) requirements for full packet capture (FPCAP), analysis and retention, the companies said.
Along with improving the efficiency of DISA VPNs, the JRSS installation will also help make networks and the data transferred over them more secure.
As new threats emerge, we can quickly assess the risk and more effectively mitigate identified risks across the enterprise," said Mark Orndorff, DISA mission assurance executive.
DISA, the Army and the Air Force already have put out two requests for information to vet commercial solutions.
On June 24, it was a symposium on DISA CORE 20FP at Coimbatore.
Disa Jr.: Knowing that we are on the brink of something big, creating health talk audio at a time of huge change both in the health field and in how people are consuming information, as well as being part of a historical technical revolution that is changing the way we receive content.