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FCSFibre Channel Standard
FCSFlight Control System
FCSFrame Check Sequence
FCSFamily and Consumer Sciences
FCSFetal Calf Serum
FCSFacultad de Ciencias Sociales (Spanish: Social Sciences Faculty)
FCSFederation of Communication Services (UK)
FCSFoundations of Computer Security
FCSFamily and Community Services
FCSFellowship of Christian Students
FCSFrequency Control Symposium (IEEE)
FCSFast Circuit Switching (ATMF)
FCSFeedback Control System
FCSFaciocutaneoskeletal Syndrome (aka Costello Syndrome)
FCSFederal Catalog System
FCSFinite Coordinate Space
FCSFile Control System
FCSFarm Consultation Service (Canada)
FCSFredericksburg Christian School
FCSFederal Cyber Services
FCSFresno Christian Schools (Fresno, CA)
FCSFinnish Cardiac Society (Oulu, Finland)
FCSFacility Checking Squadron
FCSFellow of the Chemical Society
FCSFibre Channel System
FCSFree Cutting Steel
FCSFinal Candidate Status
FCSColorado Springs Butts AAF United States (airport code)
FCSFading Channel Simulator
FCSFacsimile Communication System
FCSFire Controlman, Submarine
FCSFoundation for A Civil Society, Ltd.
FCSFerrocarriles Salitreros de Tarapacá (Spanish, railway)
FCSFaceted Classification Schema
FCSFrequency Conversion Subsystem
FCSForward Control Section
FCSFussball Club Schaffhausen (Swiss soccer club)
FCSFlag Check Sequence
FCSFast Cell Search
FCSFlesh Craving Supermen (band)
FCSFiber Characterization Services
FCSFailure Characterization Subsystem
FCSField Crop Sprayer
FCSFactory Communication System
FCSFree Choice Screening Test
FCSFire Control Simulator
FCSFunding Control System (Department of the Army)
FCSFamily/Category Specialist
FCSFlexnet Controller System (Bellcore)
FCSFletcher Cemetery Site (Historical Indian Burial Site, Bay City, Michigan)
FCSForecasted Component Schedule
FCSForeign Commercial Service
FCSFuture Combat Systems (US Army)
FCSFort Calhoun Station
FCSFlight Crew Systems
FCSFluorescence Correlation Spectroscopy
FCSFocal Glomerulosclerosis
FCSFuel Control System
FCSFree Channel Search
FCSFire Control System
FCSFirst Customer Shipment
FCSFinite Capacity Scheduling
FCSFire Control Section
FCSFootball Championship Subdivision
FCSFirst Commercial Shipment (software release)
FCSFarm Credit System (est. 1916)
FCSFujitsu Computer Systems
FCSFox College Sports
FCSFrame Check Sum
FCSFulton County Stadium (Atlanta, GA)
FCSFinance and Corporate Services (various organizations)
FCSFaller Car System (model vehicles)
FCSFood Contact Surface
FCSFood, Clothing, Shelter (poverty measurement, subsistence)
FCSFellowship Christian School (various locations)
FCSFlexible Careers Scheme (UK)
FCSFinal Cut Studio (software)
FCSFramingham Children's Study
FCSFinancial Control System (Sprint)
FCSFlorida Citrus Sports
FCSFlorence Crittenton Services
FCSFlow Cytometry Standard
FCSForefront Client Security (software)
FCSFlorida Citizens for Science
FCSFlash Communication Server (now Flash Media Server)
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The delivery of the first FCS systems will mark the introduction of the next generation of combat systems and sensors and of a network that will for the first time link all the sensor pictures gathered across the modern battlefield, said Brig.
These same officials also believed that the Army's acquisition workforce lacked enough people with the expertise to execute the systems engineering function in the timeframe and at the level required for the FCS program.
Part of what makes FCS transformational is its adherence to the new DoD Evolutionary Acquisition model of Spiral Development, which allows developers to insert emerging technology as the systems mature over time.
SAIC brings a team of experienced senior engineers and scientists with strong DARPA and Army experience and expertise that is critical to the FCS program: systems engineering; modeling, simulation; test and evaluation; combat systems; command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance," said Duane Andrews, SAIC corporate executive vice president.
Our working with FCS strikes at the core of that principle by expanding our footprint in the growing marketplace of mobile electronics replacement.
Under the FCS MGV contract, BAE Systems has responsibility for five MGV variants: Non-Line-of-Sight Cannon (NLOS-C); Infantry Carrier Vehicle (ICV); Medical Vehicle (MV); Non-Line of Sight Mortar (NLOS-M), and FCS Recovery and Maintenance Vehicle (FRMV).
In addition, LynuxWorks offers the technological flexibility needed in demanding network-centric warfare programs such as FCS by offering a range of real-time performance, safety criticality, and open source options with a common set of open standards APIs, development tools and world-class consulting services.
FCS is a networked "system-of-systems," combining advanced communications and technologies to link soldiers with both manned and unmanned ground and air platforms and sensors.
On October 20, 2004, FCS of America announced that its board of directors voted to terminate its agreement with Rabobank and remain a System institution.
The Future Combat Systems Advanced Collaborative Environment has already had a major impact on the lifecycle of the FCS weapon platforms and helped to reduce the FCS program timeline," Brigadier General Charles Cartwright, PM UA, stated.