Authorized Equipment List

The Authorized Equipment List (AEL) is a list of approved equipment types allowed under FEMA’s preparedness grant programs. The intended audience of this tool is emergency managers, first responders, and other homeland security professionals. The list consists of 21 equipment categories divided into categories, sub-categories and then individual equipment items. NOTE: There are no commercially available products listed; it only consists of equipment types.

Download CSV

Search by item number, item title, keyword, or grant program and then click Apply. Search results display below.
Select a primary section, category and sub-category and then click Apply.

Application suites that allow in-depth analysis of hosts based on operating system and file systems. Software of this type may be used by law enforcement officers, government/corporate investigators and consultants to investigate the aftermath of computer-related crimes.  Forensics software generally includes disk analysis tools, tools for the recovery of deleted files, and integrated database support to mark files and data of interest to investigators.

This functionality may also be obtainable via subscription as a cloud-based service using a web browser interface, as opposed to purchasing software.  See 04AP-11-SAAS for further information.

Software for protection against viruses, spyware, and malicious code. May be obtained for individual hosts or for entire network segments.

Personal firewall for operation on individual workstations. Usually a software solution, but appliances are also available. See also: 05NP-00-FWAL.