Military Spectrum Coordinators Grapple With Same Old Problems
- Joint High Speed Vessel Program Moves Forward With JROC IOC Approval. Roosevelt, Ann // Defense Daily;12/7/2005, Vol. 228 Issue 40, p3
The article reports that the Joint Requirements Oversight Council approved in November 2005 the Initial Capability Document for the Joint High Speed Vessel program the U.S. Armed Forces all want. The Army had done significant amounts of work on requirements and alternatives for a Theater Support...
- Multiple Echelon Exploitation of UAV Imagery Does it Work? Schwerzler, Martin A. // Military Intelligence Professional Bulletin;Oct-Dec99, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p19
Provides information on program Joint Broadcast System initiated by the United States military community to address problems regarding communications and unmanned aerial vehicle video distribution. Systems involved; Control of flight; Significance of communication.
- Mills Sees Need For Single System Solution To Manage Battlefield Intelligence In Afghanistan. Munoz, Carlo // Defense Daily;5/9/2011, Vol. 250 Issue 27, p6
The article presents the views of U.S. Major General Richard Mills on the need of a single, accessible field system to send information to soldiers on the ground in Afghanistan. Mills said that armed forces in Afghanistan requires a single system to coordinate during operations. Mills also said...
- Conduit or Cul-de-Sac? Information Flow in Civil-Military Operations. Smith, Michael M.; Hofstetter, Melinda // JFQ: Joint Force Quarterly;Spring99, Issue 21, p100
Recounts communication problems faced by battalion through brigade-sized units of the United States Armed Forces operating in a multinational arena in support of civil-military operations. Role of military intelligence; Expansion of the multidimensional tasks facing the Armed Forces;...
- DISA selects AT&T for domestic communications. Rhea, John // Military & Aerospace Electronics;Mar97, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p27
Reports on the selection of the AT&T Government Markets Division to provide the domestic backbone of the global communications network proposed by the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA). Value of the contract; Other DISA contracts scheduled for 1997.
- Pentagon fights bandwidth shortage with deployment of DAMA systems. Dizard III, Wilson // Military & Aerospace Electronics;Jan98, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p1
Reports on the US Department of Defense's deployment of demand-assigned multiple-access (DAMA) technology to solve the military's struggle with the shortage of communications bandwidth. Use of DAMA systems in tactical electronic mail routing and other communications paths; Multiplexing of...
- MILLENNIUM CHALLENGE EXPERIMENT TESTS JOINT INFORMATION CAPABILITIES. Gilmore, Gerry // Army Communicator;Fall2002, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p56
The article discusses the highlights of the Millenium Challenge 2002 joint warfighting experiment held from July 24, 2002 to August 15, 2002. The experiment was intended to use technology to link the individual information, command, communications and operations elements of various services of...
- Congress eyes military communications funding boost. McAuliffe, Amy // Military & Aerospace Electronics;Sep95, Vol. 6 Issue 9, p19
Reports on the funding of United States military communications. Recommendations of four US Congress defense committees; Pentagon's budget request for Army Single Channel Ground and Airborne Radio System; Budget for global broadcast satellite technology.
- The New Face of MARS. Sexton, Bill // QST;Sep2007, Vol. 91 Issue 9, p42
The article discusses how operational integration has provided profound changes to the Military Affiliate Radio System (MARS) in the U.S. after 15 years. The heads of the various MARS branches agreed to implement large-scale integration. Emergency net structure, voice operating procedures and...