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DOD publishes revised doctrine on information

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The revised doctrine addresses DOD's role in the information environment and using information during joint operations.

JADC2 about much more than interconnected systems, Joint Staff's No. 2 IT official says

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AUGUSTA, Ga. — If the Pentagon’s new vision for fighting, which seeks to better connect sensors and shooters on the battlefield, is merely about the systems, it will fail, according to a top Pentagon IT official. Joint All-Domain Command and Control (JADC2) is the Department of Defense’s way ahead for conducting operations in which sensor information is connected allowing warfighters to make better and faster decisions while linking the services…

Defense contractors see internal investments as path to demonstrating their JADC2 prowess

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Some of the largest U.S. defense contractors plan to use their own R&D funding to demonstrate how they can enable the Pentagon’s joint all-domain command and control concept. JADC2 is the Department of Defense’s vision for integrating the military services’ sensors, shooters and data transmissions into a single unified network. “We have customers in all the services and the intel community, and so we can kind of see how it…

DOD announces new top JADC2 officer

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Air Force Lt. Gen. Mary O’Brien has been tapped for a key position on the Joint Staff where she will lead the U.S. military’s approach to Joint All-Domain Command and Control, the Pentagon announced Wednesday. Known as the director for command, control, communication, and computers/cyber and chief information officer, J-6, this role has been extremely important over the recent past as the point person for the Pentagon’s emerging JADC2 efforts.…