Table of Contents: August 2019


SIGNAL August 2019ARMY OPERATIONS
Integration Is C5ISR Center's Core Calling
    New communications capabilities advance multidomain operations.

The Army's Newest Technology Is the Human Brain
    Knowing what a soldier is thinking and feeling is part of ARL AI research.

Army Defensive Cyber Operations Maintain Balancing Act
    The service must avoid suffering innovation overload.

Complex Connections Demand New Processes
    Technology has improved, but extended training lags behind.

C4I
Indo-Pacific Command Plays its Digital Card
    Securing cyberspace is at the heart of regional security for dozens of nations.

BLOCKCHAIN
Utility Criteria Determine Blockchain Applicability
    The so-called distributed ledger is not for everyone, despite broad hopes.

Is Blockchain Ready for Prime Time?
    The powerful digital tool offers capabilities to the military and government, but it needs to be considered on a case-by-case basis.

DHS Needs Block and Chain to Counter Fake Documents
    A pilot program separates blockchain hope from hype.

The Congressional Link to Blockchain
    Legislators' caucus is working to advance the digital ledger technology.

DISRUPTIVE BY DESIGN
To Disrupt the Future, Study Technology's History

AFCEA EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES
AFCEA War Veterans Scholarship Winners Pursue STEM Career Dreams

ASSOCIATION NEWS
From Pigeons to ESP

COMMENTARY
A Multidomain Age Is Dawning for the Army

INCOMING
Cyber Threats Need Less Hand-to-Hand Combat, More Collective Defense