TITLE

Open Architecture The Critical Network-Centric Warfare Enabler

AUTHOR(S)
Rushton, Richard T.
PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jul2004, Vol. 130 Issue 7, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The modern battlefield demands network-centric warfare and open architecture is its most critical enabler. The family of integrated combat systems the U.S. Navy has in service and is developing, is being transformed to embrace modern open architecture. Essentially, open architecture is a new approach to acquiring and managing software components, taking advantage of standards-based computing technologies from the commercial off-the-shelf market. Increasing computer processor speeds drive both affordability and sustainability of computing hardware.
ACCESSION #
13699314

 

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