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Author Mitchell, Paul T.

Title Network centric warfare and coalition operations : the new military operating system / Paul T. Mitchell
Published Abingdon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 170 pages) : maps
Series Routledge global security studies ; 9
Routledge global security studies ; 9
Contents Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Illustrations; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 US military primacy and the new operating system; 2 Freedom and control: Networks in military environments; 3 International anarchy and military cooperation; 4 Naval networks in the coalition environment; 5 The neighbourhood watch: Organisational and political boundaries in NORAD; 6 Information, geography, mobility, and coordination: Land operations in digital coalition battlespaces; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary This book argues that Network Centric Warfare (NCW) influences how developed militaries operate in the same fashion that an operating system influences the development of computer software
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Combined operations (Military science)
Command and control systems -- United States.
Military art and science -- Technological innovations
Operational art (Military science)
Security, International -- 21st century
Combined operations (Military science)
Command and control systems.
HISTORY -- Military -- Biological & Chemical Warfare.
Military art and science -- Technological innovations.
Operational art (Military science)
Security, International.
United States.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0203881168
Other Titles New military operating system
NCW and coalition operations
Netcentric warfare and coalition operations