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What does CAE stand for?

CAE stands for Component Acquisition Executive

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  • Military and Government

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Keywords: Joint Acquisition Programs, Joint Acquisition Executive (JAE), Component Acquisition Executive (CAE), Program Execution, Joint Advocacy ********** [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] Department of Defense (DoD) acquisition programs are becoming more joint, but the Department's acquisition process typically does not manage joint acquisition programs well (Defense Science Board [DSB], 2009a).
Carter released our Better Buying Power (BBP) initiatives and directives in concert with the component acquisition executives (CAEs).
Expectations and Accountability While program managers may understand that the component acquisition executive expects them to be responsible for adhering to schedules, staying within cost, and meeting performance goals, those goals are typically far into the future, and program managers rarely have input into the establishment of those goals.