Military Communications in the Future Battlefield

Military Communications in the Future Battlefield

Marko Suojanen

This book is a comprehensive study relating to the field of military communications with its specific focus on military communications in the future battlefield. As such, this book serves as a thorough handbook, and since all the substance matters discussed in the running text are given their fair share of attention, the end-product adds up to more than the sum of its subsections. Overall, this book makes a highly recommendable read, and on the basis of its thorough coverage and discussion concerning the topic, it would also well double as a set course book in the field of military communications. Its prospective readers are bound to be fully engaged by Chapter 2 with its focus on scenario-based capability planning the context of command and control.”

Tapio Saarelainen,
Major, Adjunct Professor (LUT), IARIA Fello

This book takes an applications-based view, delivering a forward-looking roadmap to military communications. Practitioners find insight into key issues related to long-term development within the battlefield communications area. Technological alternatives for communication in the battlefield in unexpected situations and environments are explored. The book discusses unstructured formations of actors using a holistic approach that considers key capability requirements.

Professionals and officers learn how to prepare for the unexpected and build the agile, adaptive and cognitive systems that are needed in future operating environments. From scenario-based capability planning to situational and context awareness, to unmanned ground and aerial platforms, the book covers critical topics practitioners need to master to achieve top performance in the battlefield.

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ISBN: 978-1-63081-333-8
224 pages