Collaborative Technologies

Tuesday, January 02, 2010
By Rita Boland

 

The Army’s Warfighters’ Forums (WfFs) offer soldiers a chance to share information and bring key issues to leadership’s attention more quickly. The forums are fashioned around communities of interest.

Knowledge management tools speed issue resolution.

Tuesday, January 02, 2010
By Henry S. Kenyon

Tuesday, January 02, 2010
By Henry S. Kenyon

 

The major goal of the Interagency Shared Situational Awareness (IASSA) experiment was to provide commanders with an enhanced ability to share information. U.S. Joint Forces Command, which hosted the event, discovered that many of the technical hurdles to information sharing were easily overcome.

May 2006
By Robert K. Ackerman

 
A U.S. Army soldier with the 14th Cavalry Regiment radios information on Iraqis as his unit searches for insurgents near the Syrian border. Mobile communications are one of the beneficiaries of collaborative technologies making their way into the network-centric force.
Networks become flexible in more ways than one.