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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For Sailors using absentee ballots from FPOs afloat and ashore, they wall have a capability for in-transit visibility of their ballots from time of mailing, through transit points, all the way to delivery at the election office.
EXHIBIT 5 What Can Real-Time In-Transit Visibility Really Deliver?
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.
They will use their SARSS ITV software to remove the tag's data from the In-Transit Visibility server.