Skip to main content

TED Glossary



Active Compliance Management (ACM) is the quality and security governance guidelines defined for a project.


Active Directory

Active Directory (AD) is a database and set of services that connect users with the network resources needed to get the job done.



Agencies are entities that provide services to their clients and serve as an intermediary between clients.



Agile software development is an umbrella term for a set of frameworks and practices based on the values and principles expressed in the Manifesto for Agile Software Development.

The agile process is broken down into different models that teams work on, thereby encouraging flexibility to change.



Apps facilitate the provisioning of TED applications and user/enterprise management tools.



build is a variant in development.



Companies use the services of an agency for professional benefits.



A condition is an expression that access compares to query field values to determine whether to include the record that contains each value.



The connector is an add-in. A unified view and centralized management of various agile, non-agile, and hybrid projects across the organization.



A dashboard is a visual display of data and provides information at-a-glance, such as KPIs.



software development environment (SDE) is the collection of hardware and software tools a system developer uses to build software systems.



A formula is a query or set of queries is a request for data results from the database or for action on the data, or both



Mapping is a representation or tagging of different elements in the project.



Metrics are important indicators of the health of the project, and they provide details to make better decisions. 

Metrics Library

The metrics library gives unparalleled insight into what the metric does in production.


Project Management Tools 

Project management tools are aids to assist an individual or team in effectively organizing work and managing projects and tasks. Like JIRA, SONARQUBE.


Value Stream

A value stream is the set of actions that take place to add value for customers from the initial request through the realization of value by the customers.


Value Stream Management

AI-powered capabilities provide visibility to balance value, quality, & risk.


Value Stream Steps

The sequence of activities within a VSM.


Value Stream Systems

A VSM guide of all the components necessary to deliver a product or service, for analyzing and optimizing the entire process.



Tools are a set of software to help project teams plan a project, track and manage the projects to achieve the defined project.