1) The chairman's guidance presents a challenge for Airmen because Air Force doctrine does not explicitly discuss mission command and because joint doctrine limits it to decentralized execution with mission-type orders.
What does DE stand for?
DE stands for Decentralized Execution (US DoD)
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Military and Government
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We have 54 other meanings of DE in our Acronym Attic
- Darkness Eternal (website)
- Data Element
- Data Encoder
- Data Engineering
- Data Entry
- Data Exclusivity
- DCS/Engineering & Services
- Dead End
- Death Eater (Harry Potter)
- Debugging Extension (computing)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Mission Command responds by advocating decentralized execution based upon mission type orders, increased sharing of information both horizontally and laterally, and networked interaction with a greater number and variety of all types of organizations--any of which can support or be supported by any other.
In addition, it provides the framework for centrally managing the implementation of enterprise-wide initiatives, and providing enterprise architecture guidelines for decentralized execution implementation of initiative driven activities.
In this paper, we discuss issues concerning the decentralized execution of knowledge discovery activities.
This supports our long-standing principle of centralized control and decentralized execution, both speeding up the kill chain against fleeting targets, and reducing the limitations of bandwidth.
The 5000 series was first issued in July 1971, as an initiative of then Deputy Secretary of Defense David Packard (Przemieniecki, 1993) with the primary theme of centralized policy and decentralized execution (Ferrara, 1996).