8. Information Technology Standards. New or
modified IT and NSS systems should be capabilities-based.
IT and NSS must comply with applicable information
technology standards contained in the current DISR, and
the latest versions of the OASD(NII) Net Centric Operations and Warfare Reference Model (NCOW RM) and the GIG Architecture.
Compact Disc (CD) copies of the GIG Architecture and NCOW
RM are available through ASD(NII)/DOD CIO until its Web
site is established. Additionally, IT and NSS systems
must comply with current Information Assurance policies