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The World Wide Military Command and Control Information System

United States. General Accounting Office

The World Wide Military Command and Control Information System

problems in information resource management : report to the Congress

by United States. General Accounting Office

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Published by U.S. General Accounting Office in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Information networks -- United States -- Management.,
    • Command and control systems -- United States.,
    • United States -- Armed Forces -- Communication systems.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby the Comptroller General of the United States.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUA943 .U54 1981
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 67 p. :
      Number of Pages67
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3922085M
      LC Control Number81603465

      This theory separates the art of command and control (C2) from the hardware and software systems that support C2. It centers on the idea of a command concept, a commander's vision of a military operation that informs the making of command decisions during that operation. The U.S. Army’s Asymmetric Warfare Group was formed in to identify gaps in U.S. military doctrine, equipment and field tactics, and to study how potential adversaries are developing tactics to exploit them. In the group released the page Russian New Generation Warfare Handbook, based on observation of Russian tactics.

      The new system, the SAC Digital Network, was a subsystem of the Worldwide Military Command and Control System. It provided secure two-way communications between the National Command Authority, CINCSAC, SAC aircraft bases, and missile combat crews during peacetime and trans- . Army World Wide Military Command and Control system (WWMCCS) Information System (AWIS) Standard Theater Command and Control System (STCCS) Echelon Above Corps (EAC) portion of the Combat Service Support Control System (CSSCS) Army Tactical Command and Control System (ATCCS) will be linked directly to Army Global Command and Control System.

      "Map information as of " "Based on unclassified Unified Command Plan, 17 January " Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes insets of Arctic region and Antarctica. Understanding command and control / David S. Alberts, Richard E. Hayes. p. cm. -- (Future of command and control) Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 1. Command and control systems. I. Hayes, Richard E., II. Title. III. Series. Cover and illustrations by Joseph Lewis UBA 'dc


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