Definitions Edit

U.S. government Edit


[is] the process of obtaining services, supplies, and equipment in conformance with applicable laws and regulations.[1]
[i]ncludes all stages of the process of acquiring property or services, beginning with the process for determining need for the property or services and ending with contract completion and closeout.[2]

References Edit

  1. Federal Standard 1037C:Glossary.
  2. NIST Special Publication 800-4, App. D, Glossary.

See also Edit