GOES-R Series Acronyms (R)

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R-S Reed-Solomon
R/T Receive/Transmit
R&D Research and Development
R&M Reliability and Maintainability
R&OM Risk and Opportunity Management
R&R Remove and Replace
R&R Restrain and Release
R1 Release 1
R2 Release 2
RA Registration Authority
RA Requirements Analysis
RAC Real Application Cluster
RAC Risk Assessment Classification
RAD Resource Allocation Document
RADIUS Remote Authentication Dial In User Service
RaFTR Resample and Format, Timed Release
RAL Reverberant Acoustics Laboratory
RAM Random Access Memory
RAM Resource Allocation Matrix
RAM Requirements Allocation Matrix
RAM Responsibility Assignment Matric
RAMMB Regional and Mesoscale Meteorology Branch (NESDIS)
RAOB Radiosonde Observation
RAP Regional Analysis and Prediction
RAS Reliability, Availability, and Serviceability
RATS Request for Action Tracking System
RB Radiation Budget
RBAC Role-Based Access Control
RBCA Risk-Based Cost Analysis
RBDA Risk-Based Decision Assessment
RBS Resource Breakdown Structure
RBSA Risk-Based Schedule Analysis
RBU Remote Backup station
RCA Request for Corrective Action
RCCPA Root Cause Corrective Action and Preventive Action
RCM Reliability Centered Maintenance
RCP Right Circular Polarized
RCVR Receiver
RCWG Requirements Control Working Group
RD Restricted Data
RDBMS Relational Database Management System
RDC Relay Driver Card
RDDP Reliable Dissemination Data Protocol (LM-KO)
RDL Raw Data Link
RDM Radiation Dose Margin
RDM Raw Data Modulator
RDR Raw Data Recorder
RDR Ryco Development and Research
RDW Request for Deviation or Waiver
RE Radiated Emissions
RE Radiation Engineer
RE Recurring Engineering
REA Rocket Engine Assembly
REALM Regional East Atmospheric Lidar Mesonet
REC Record of Environmental Consideration
REMB Resource and Engineering Management Board
REQM Requirements Management
REST REpresentational State Transfer
RF Radio Frequency
RFA Request For Action
RFC Request For Change
RFC Request for Comments
RFC River Forecast Centers
RFCT Radio Frequency Compatibility Test
RFCTWG Radio Frequency Compatibility Test Working Group
RFI Radio Frequency Interference
RFID Radio Frequency Identification
RFMFT Relative Four Minus Five Test (cloud detection test)
RFP Request For Proposal
RFQ Request for Quotation
RFTE RF Test Equipment
RGB Red Green Blue
RGCT Reflectance Gross Contrast Test
RH Relative Humidity
RHCP Right-Hand Circular Polarization
RHEL Red Hat Enterprise Linux
RHEV Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization
RHEV-H Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization -Hypervisor
RHEV-M Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization -Manager
RHN Red Hat Network
RIDM Risk-Informed Decision-Making
RIS Risk Information Sheet
RISTM Reduced Integrated Satellite (or Spacecraft) Thermal Model
RIU Remote Interface Unit
RLAT Radiation Lot Acceptance Test
RM Reliability Manager
RM Requirements Management
RM Risk Manager
RM Risk Management
RMA Reliability, Maintainability, and Availability
RMAN Recovery Manager
RMAP Remote Memory Access Protocol
RMAPP Reliability Maintainability Availability Program Plan
RMB Risk Management Board
RMC Redundancy Management Card
RMI Ranging Mode Index
RMIS Risk Management Information System
RMM Radiometric Math Model
RMM Release Mission Management
RMMU Release Mission Management Update
RMON Remote Network Monitoring
RMP Requirements Management Plan
RMP Risk Management Plan
RMs Records Managers (Program)
RMS Research Microwave System
RMS Requirements Management System
RMS Resources Management System
RMS Root Mean Square
RMSE Root Mean Square Error
RMT Resource Modeling Tool (part of MMM)
RMW Radius of Maximum Wind
RO Risk Owner
ROA Return on Assets
ROI Return On Investment
ROIC Read Out Integrated Circuit
ROLO RObotic Lunar Observatory
ROM Read Only Memory
ROM Rough Order of Magnitude (Ground)
ROMB Risk/Opportunity Management Board
ROMT Risk/Opportunity Management Team
ROP Recommended Operating Procedure
RPIE Real Property Installed Equipment
RPM Redhat Package Manager
RPM Replacement Product Monitor
RPO Recovery Point Objective
RPP Reliability Program Plan
RPT Report
RR Rainfall Rate
RRB Risk Review Board
RRCC Rainfall Rate per Cubic Centimeter
RRPE Rainfall Rate Precipitation Estimate
RRR Release Readiness Review
RRT Risk Reduction Testing
RS FEC Reed Solomon Forward Error Correction
RSA Rational Software Architect
RSM Rational Software Modeler
RSMC Regional Specialized Meteorological Center
RSR Reflected Shortwave Radiation
RSS Range Safety System
RSS root sum square
RT Radiative Transfer
RT Real-time
RTCS Relative Time Command Sequence
RTCT Relative Thermal Contrast Test (cloud detection test)
RTD Resistance Temperature Detector
RTEMS Remote Tivoli Enterprise Management Server
RTEP Real-Time Event Processor
RTG Real Time Global
RTG_SSG Real Time Global Sea Surface Temperature
RTL Risk Tracking Log
RTM Radiative Transfer Model
RTM Reduced Thermal Model
RTM Requirements Traceability Matrix
RTO Ready To Operate
RTO Recovery Time Objective
RTOFS Real Time Ocean Forecast System
RTOS Real-Time Operating System
RTP Re-engineered Test Program
RTS Relative Time Sequence
RTTOV Radiative Transfer for TIROS Operational Vertical Sounder
RTVM Requirements Traceability and Verification Matrix
RUC Rapid Update Cycle
RUT Reflectance (0.63 mm) Uniformity Test
RVCT Relative Visible Contrast Test
RVM Requirements Verification Matrix
RVS Raytheon Vision Systems
RVT Release Verification Test
RVTM Requirements Verification Traceability Matrix
RW Rolling Wave
RWA Reaction Wheel Assembly
RX Receiver