Information Technology and China's Naval Modernization

Erickson, Andrew S.; Case, Michael S.
July 2008
JFQ: Joint Force Quarterly;Summer2008, Issue 50, p24
The article discusses the modernization plan of the Chinese Communist Party leaders and high-ranking military officers of its People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) in China. The authors have stated that the PLAN appears poised to become an increasingly important part of China's nuclear deterrence posture. In addition, all navy units at the division level has been connected to military computer networks to improve its communication system.


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