SIGNAL Coverage: TechNet Augusta 2021
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While the United States debates basic issues related to artificial intelligence, quantum-enabled AI may be on the horizon.
The U.S. Army needs to conduct five essential tasks to achieve the kind of information advantage that will allow commanders to make faster, more effective decisions than their adversaries.
To make the unified network vision a reality, the Army will need to adopt an array of technical capabilities, including 5G, zero trust cybersecurity, software-defined networks and data fabric.
The SEC focuses on supporting warfighters and enabling operations in the field, but until recently the organization was distributing software by mailing CDs, which often went unused.
The military services may take different paths toward gaining an information advantage, but each helps light the way for the others.
The term “whole of government” has been popular since at least the early 2000s to describe an effort to gain an advantage or keep the nation secure. But a whole-of-government approach may not suffice in the cyber, space and information era.
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The U.S. Army’s Cisco Global Enterprise Modernization Software and Services (GEMSS) Voice and Video Enterprise Agreement (EA) is an approved, secure, and cost-effective solution that includes calling and meeting functions, is interoperable with Avaya, Microsoft, and other enterprise systems, and includes Cisco 24/7 technical assistance.
GEMSS provides Cisco Unified Communications (UC) applications based on established industry standards, making UC compatible with Microsoft Office 365 (O365) with no additional cost and simplifying voice calls and video teleconferencing.
GEMSS Voice and Video EA Benefits:
- Cisco 24/7 technical assistance
- Users keep existing phone numbers
- Leverages existing investments
- Hardware support is included
- No additional license cost for O365 integration
- Compatible with calling inside and outside of Army
- Supports tactical networks (WIN-T/PM-TN)
- Includes single number reach capability
- Integrates with ALL existing voice and VTC deployments
- Price protection for onboarding and expansion
Join the community and conversation at https://www.wwt.com/community/army-modernization
Starting cyberspace education early for children can benefit both their families and a profession starved for budding young experts.
Recruiting and retaining warfighters for the multidomain battlefield requires laser focus, reconfiguring and more advanced systems, consultants say.
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