Accession Number : ADA186679
Title : Ready, Fire, Aim: Managing Today's Telecommunications Technology for Tomorrow's War Fighting Needs.
Descriptive Note : Research rept.,
Corporate Author : AIR WAR COLL MAXWELL AFB AL
Personal Author(s) : Opfer, James R
PDF Url : ADA186679
Report Date : May 1987
Pagination or Media Count : 189
Abstract : Provides an historical perspective on electronic telecommunications in war fighting followed by the implications of today's fast-changing world. The author reviews today's fast-changing world. The author reviews today's information society, the resulting implications of smart weapons systems, and the information needs of even smarter combat soldiers on the battlefield. A description of the current environment provides the framework for a proactive approach to exploiting today's emerging technologies quickly. Provides techniques for moving an organization to capitalize on, and field, certain critical capabilities for tomorrow's war -- one target at a time.
Descriptors : *TARGETS, *TELECOMMUNICATIONS, *WEAPON SYSTEMS, BATTLEFIELDS, ELECTRONICS, SOCIETIES, WARFARE
Subject Categories : Command, Control and Communications Systems
Fire Control and Bombing Systems
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE