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  • Combined Air Operations Center (CAOC) at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar. The CAOC is comprised of a joint and coalition team that executes day-to-day combined air and space operations and provides rapid reaction, positive control, coordination, and de-confliction of weapon systems. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joshua Strang)

    Combatant commands poised to scale targeting capabilities via Palantir’s Maven system

    Work under the new contract will initially cover five U.S. combatant commands: Central Command, European Command, Indo-Pacific Command, Northern Command/NORAD, and Transportation Command.

  • Col. Matthew Strohmeyer

    Most Inspiring Up-and-Comer The Pentagon has placed a great deal of effort into developing and bringing to life its next-generation concept for battlefield operations called Combined Joint All Domain Command & Control — which ultimately aims to connect and coordinate all military personnel and assets across all warfighting domains via one network to ensure competitive […]

  • U.S. Army Capt. Jennifer Niemann, assigned to Army Futures Command, works inside one of several command cells located at Camp Pendleton, Calif., as part of Project Convergence – Capstone 4, Feb. 22, 2024. PC-C4 is the largest, two-phase experiment to date and assess how technology can enhance cross-domain military operations and unified strategic approaches involving partners from various nations and joint services. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Zion Thomas)

    What’s next for the US military’s Global Information Dominance Experiments

    Col. Matthew Strohmeyer briefed DefenseScoop on the Pentagon’s plans for the upcoming iterations of the GIDE series.

  • A medium range ballistic missile target is launched from the Pacific Missile Range Facility in Kauai, Hawaii, as part of the U.S. Missile Defense Agency’s Flight Test Aegis Weapon System 31 Event 1a (FTM-31 E1a), held on March 30, 2023 in cooperation with the U.S. Navy. (MDA photo)
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    Indo-Pacific Command to test prototype of Joint Fires Network this year

    The first version of the JFN will be tested at the Valiant Shield exercise, Adm. John Aquilino said.

  • U.S. Airmen assigned with the 726th Air Control Squadron, 366th Operations Group, setup a communication system at Camp Pendleton, Calif., during Project Convergence-Capstone 4. This system allows the USAF to share ground data expeditiously with Air Traffic Control Towers and ground forces across various locations simultaneously. The exercise is just one of many experiments during the month-long PC-C4 event. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Christ-Claude Mowandza-Ndinga)

    What’s next for the new CJADC2 minimum viable capability

    CDAO leadership recently briefed the media how they plan to advance next-gen command and control in the near-term. 

  • Members of the 56th Air and Space Communications Squadron at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam operate cyber systems using a Enhanced communications flyaway kit during the Global Information Dominance Experiment 3 and Architect Demonstration Evaluation 5 at Alpena Combat Readiness Training Center, Alpena, Michigan, July, 12, 2021. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Amy Picard)

    Pentagon hopes to ring in new year with minimum viable capability for JADC2

    The Department of Defense is gearing up to deliver a minimum viable capability for Combined Joint-All Domain Command and Control, by the end of 2023.