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The recognised maritime picture (RMP) is the foundation of modern naval warfare and its accuracy can be a determining factor in the success of an operation. Despite its importance, little attention has been paid to applying new technologies to help the RMP manager in forming their ‘picture’.
29 July 2020
Artificial intelligence has found a number of defence applications and it is no longer a question of if the technology will be embraced, but rather one of where can it be used and to what extent
2 July 2020
Our Air Domain Advisor and former head of the Royal Danish Air Force, Major General Henrik Røboe Dam (retd.), gives his views in Defense News
14 May 2020
Amphibious warfare presents arguably the biggest C2 challenge and is a truly Joint endeavour. The complex, multi-faceted nature of these missions requires a cohesive command structure and success depends heavily on effective planning and coordination.
17 September 2019
No combatant is more vulnerable than the dismount. Not afforded the protection brought by armour or distance from the enemy, their survival and combat effectiveness have long been closely tied to situational awareness
13 June 2019
The information available to commanders is more comprehensive than ever and must be managed properly. Establishing an effective User Defined Operational Picture (UDOP) is central to this.
21 January 2019
Bespoke Command & Control systems are the mainstay of command support systems at sea today. The high cost associated with developing and delivering bespoke systems has resulted in deployment limited to major units – leaving a large number of vessels disadvantaged from a C4I perspective. Today however, this no longer needs to be the case.
18 January 2018
What is the operational impact of having an integrated Command & Control (C2) suite across all echelons of command compared to using stovepipe systems? Read on in this blog post.
4 May 2017
Sensors! Today’s modern Armored Fighting Vehicles contain numerous examples of them - and they are there to help you out. However, it can often be next to impossible to make proper sense of your sensors as a huge amount of information is most likely displayed at the same time on separate monitors. Read on and learn how to turn your sensor feed into valuable operational info.
30 March 2017
The operational environment in a Tactical Operation Centre (TOC) can at times be extremely stressful, challenging and demanding. That's why you need to simplify the perceived situation so that commanders can make well-informed decisions. Read on here to learn one way on doing exactly that.
12 January 2017