ircop


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ircop

(messaging)
/*r'-kop/ ("IRC" + "op", but with the, presumably intentional, alternate analysis "IRC" + "cop") Someone who is endowed with privileges on IRC, not limited to a particular channel. These privileges include channel op privileges in any channel, but also notably include the ability to disconnect a user from the IRC network.

Ircops are generally people who are in charge of the IRC server at their particular site. Compare op.
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In concert with IRCOP, FORSCOM G2 created a collaborative intelligence forum to complement the data produced by IRCOP that will allow Senior Intelligence Officers (SIO) from multi-echelon formations to provide feedback and identify critical Intelligence shortcomings in their preparation for deployments or major training events.
The synchronization and integration of both IRCOP and the FIRRB are critical for commanders at each echelon to ensure their IWfF's requirements are met and captures the overarching readiness for each level of warfighting: tactical, operational, and strategic.
While there may be no modern police, IRCops and channel ops (operators) monitor their respective domains very carefully.