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Joint Deployable Intelligence Support System (JDISS)

Primary Purpose JDISS is responsible for providing three classes

of Information Technology (IT) products: (1)

accredited software baselines, (2) optional

corporate services, and (3) remote and on-site

support functions. The fully interoperable set

of JDISS products work together to meet the

mission requirements of US Intelligence Community

(IC) producers and their US and allied customer

organizations. Through JDISS, the supported IC

producers and consumers achieve full connectivity

with standards-based, community IT

architectures. JDISS provides access to imagery,

finished intelligence products, and assists in

putting together the order of battle.

Sub-Functions JDISS products and services, allow DoD, Joint,

National and Coalition users to access databases

across the Intelligence Community (IC). With this

connectivity, they gain access to critical

Intelligence Mission Applications (IMA's),

databases, and products. JDISS products perform

their critical mission support functions by

providing secure and reliable access to the

applications, databases, and products that

facilitate intelligence planning and direction,

collection management, processing and

exploitation, production, and integration and


Equipment Requirements IBM compatible Pentium II 450 Mhz, 128 MB Ram,

and 9 GB removable hard drive for desktop


Connectivity Requirements SCI systems require access to JWICS; GENSER

(Secret) systems require access to SIPRNET.

Crypto Requirements SCI systems on JWICS require no additional

encryption. GENSER (Secret) systems accessing

SIPRNET may use STU-III or other accredited

encryption methods.

Normal Locations All major Unified Commands, Joint Commands, DoD,

Component Commands and MSCs, National

intelligence community, NATO and Coalition


Information Managed Users are able to utilize JDISS to do

Intelligence Collection Management, Signals

Intelligence, Human Intelligence, Imagery

Intelligence, Measurement and Signature

Intelligence, and Electronic Intelligence.

Products Created JDISS does not create anything. It allows access

to finished intelligence products and provides

the tools to customize intelligence products

"tailored" for unit specific requirements,

utilization and dissemination.

Lead Service/Contractor Joint Program Office. Staffed by all service

components. Various support contractors support

the program.

Current Fielding Status JDISS is a perpetual acquisition program. The

JPO is continually improving the system and

services provided to customers.

Known Problems Accessibility is restricted to the connectivity

and crypto requirements. No unclassified access.

DIICOE Compliance Rating JDISS Stand Alone Workstations Level 5.

Portions of JDISS That Are Segments of GCCS,

GCCS-M, TBMCS, Etc. Level 7.

JDISS 4.4(2QFY02) Will Be Level 7 for Both NT and


Point of Contact LCdr Bernie Stansbury, JDISS Deputy Program

Manager, COMM (301) 669-5961 DSN 659-5961, EMAIL


Updated by Capt William Shannon, USMC, CCSC-01



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