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United States Defense Intelligence Agency

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Works: 777 works in 1,031 publications in 1 language and 21,757 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Pictorial works  Illustrated works  Handbooks and manuals  Periodicals  Calendars  Conference papers and proceedings  Field guides 
Roles: Originator, Publisher, Other
Classifications: UB251.U5, 355.00951
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Arms trafficking and Colombia by Kim Cragin( )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colombia has experienced significant political instability and violence over the past century due to a number of factors--the drug trade, a protracted insurgent conflict, internal corruption, and small-arms proliferation, the last being among the most serious of the country's problems. The authors identify the sources and routes used by arms traffickers to acquire, buy, sell, receive, transfer, and ship weapons. They also examine the various guerrilla groups, paramilitary organizations, criminal factions, and ordinary citizens who purchase and use these munitions. The authors then examine Colombia₂s political conflict through the lens of small-arms trafficking and conclude with policy implications for the U.S. government. The authors find that small-arms trafficking patterns--the manner by which arms and munitions are acquired and distributed--provide useful insights into the strategies used by insurgent groups engaged in conflict and a conflict's future evolution
Report of a workshop on big data by Workshop on Big Data( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 2012, the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) approached the National Research Council's TIGER standing committee and asked it to develop a list of workshop topics to explore the impact of emerging science and technology. From the list of topics given to DIA, three were chosen to be developed by the Committee for Science and Technology Challenges to U.S. National Security Interests. The first in a series of three workshops was held on April 23-24, 2012. This report summarizes that first workshop which explored the phenomenon known as big data. The objective for the first workshop is given in the statement of task, which explains that that workshop will review emerging capabilities in large computational data to include speed, data fusion, use, and commodification of data used in decision making. The workshop will also review the subsequent increase in vulnerabilities over the capabilities gained and the significance to national security. The committee devised an agenda that helped the committee, sponsors, and workshop attendees probe issues of national security related to so-called big data, as well as gain understanding of potential related vulnerabilities. The workshop was used to gather data that is described in this report, which presents views expressed by individual workshop participants. Big Data: A Workshop Report is the first in a series of three workshops, held in early 2012 to further the ongoing engagement among the National Research Council's (NRC's) Technology Insight-Gauge, Evaluate, and Review (TIGER) Standing Committee, the scientific and technical intelligence (S & TI) community, and the consumers of S & TI products
Defense Intelligence Agency 50th anniversary : an illustrated history( )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This year, the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) celebrates the 50th anniversary of its establishment. For five decades, DIA has provided timely and objective military intelligence to warfighters, defense planners, and policymakers. From the Cold War to the Gulf War, from the conflict in Vietnam to the current conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan, from confronting communism to battling terrorism, the talented and dedicated professionals of DIA have repeatedly demonstrated their commitment to excellence in defense of the nation. Anniversaries are a time for reflection. As we remember the way things used to be, we think about how and why things have changed. The Defense Intelligence Agency has undergone immense change and growth over the course of its first fifty years. DIA started with 20 people in borrowed space in the Pentagon; it now has approximately 16,500 individuals deployed all over the world. This volume tells the story of how the agency grew in missions, abilities, size, and credibility, while overcoming early struggles and reorganizations, responding to Cold War threats, countering terrorism, and learning to handle the challenge of asymmetric warfare. These experiences have transformed DIA into what it has become today-the nation's preeminent defense intelligence organization.--from the foreword
Soviet chemical weapons threat by United States( Book )

4 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

North Korea : the foundations for military strength( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Venomous snakes of the Middle East : identification guide( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Future information processing technology-1983 by Peg Kay( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The document contains the 1983 Technical Forecast for the information processing industry through 1997. It consists of six parts. Part I forecasts the underlying technologies of hardware and software, contains a discussion of changes in the information industy and market, and forecasts products and systems of the future, e.g., general-purpose systems, distributed processing systems, office systems. Part II contains Federal agency staff comments on Part I. Part III summarizes a teleconference in which a number of industry ADP users and vendors reviewed Part I. Part IV provides cost estimates for computer systems, subsystems, and terminals through 1997. Part V discusses the current and potential rules and regulations of the Federal environment and how they may affect the Federal inventory of ADP equipment. Part VI discusses management strategies for the new information technologies with emphasis on microprocessors
DIA workforce of the future : creating the future of the Defense Intelligence Agency( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Russia military power : building a military to support great power aspirations( )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This report examines a resurgent Russia’s military power to foster a deeper understanding of its core capabilities, goals, and aspirations in the 21st Century."--Preface
Soviet biological warfare threat( Book )

5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defense intelligence history( )

in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Chinese Armed Forces today : the U.S. Defense Intelligence Agency handbook of China's army, navy and air force by United States( Book )

10 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a reprint of information on the Chinese Army and Navy compiled by the United States Defense Department in 1976. It contains a information on the uniforms and decorations of, the weapons used by, the tactics, and the organization of the Peoples Liberation Army of China, (PLA). The book is well supplemented by color prints of all the different uniforms and decorations, maps and organization charts of the various units of the PLA. The book is very current and brings the reader up to 1980, showing the latest Intercontinental Ballistic Missiles (ICBM) and other shorter range missiles which were being developed by China as of the late 1970s
Defense Intelligence Agency, 35 years, a brief history( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poisonous snakes of Europe( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

North Korea : the foundations for military strength : update 1995( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbook on the Chinese Armed Forces by United States( Book )

5 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physical training of the Soviet soldier by David J Foley( Book )

3 editions published between 1978 and 1990 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The Soviet Motorized Rifle Company by Robert M Frasché( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptive materials and structures : a workshop report by Workshop on Adaptive Structural Materials( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symposium on international terrorism, 2-3 December 1985, Defense Intelligence Agency, Washington, D.C by Symposium on International Terrorism( Book )

4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityUnited States. Department of Defense

Agencia de Inteligencia de la Defensa

D.I.A.

defence intelligence agency india

Defense Intelligence Agency

Defense Intelligence Agency agenție fedeală militară în Statele Unite

Defense Intelligence Agency Bundesbehörde in den USA

Defense Intelligence Agency (U.S.)

Defense Intelligence Agency United States

DIA

United-States Defence Intelligence Agency

United States Defense Intelligence Agency

United States. Department of Defense. Defense Intelligence Agency

United States. Dept. of Defense. Defense Intelligence Agency

USA Department of Defense Defense Intelligence Agency

Védelmi Hírszerző Ügynökség

Разведывательное управление министерства обороны США

Розвідувальне управління Міністерства оборони США

סוכנות הביון של משרד ההגנה האמריקני

آژانس اطلاعات دفاعی ایالات متحده آمریکا

وكالة استخبارات الدفاع

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アメリカ国防情報局

國防情報局

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English (122)