Naval C41 Systems

Withington, Thomas
August 2008
Armada International;Aug2008 Supplement, Vol. 32, p28
The article focuses on the naval Command, Control, Computers, Communications and Intelligence (C4I) systems. The functions of C4I are explained along with the commercial off-the-shelf (cots) components integrated to it. The different C4I variations are presented, as designed and produced by different manufacturers in different countries. The ability of C4I to ensure that the vessel can be interoperable with other ships is described in two different naval operations.


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