Examining Network Centric Warfare Training (NCW)

Commitment 2 days, 7-8 hours a day.
Language English
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Delivery Options Instructor-Led Onsite, Online, and Classroom Live


This 2-day Examining Network Centric Warfare Training (NCW) offers an initial exposure to network centricity in US military service systems and programs from the warfighting edge vice enterprise. Information is power. In the past 30 years, the most significant renaissance in the art of war has transpired in the implementation of collaborative networks for and between military platforms and entities. In many cases, NCW replaces mass with understanding. This Examining Network Centric Warfare Training (NCW) course is a mark in time and seeks to provide the student with some level of currency and sensitivity to service programs and also a candid perspective from the industry. It also suggests where and what future vulnerabilities and opportunities exist within the scope of network centricity. This Examining Network Centric Warfare Training (NCW) course is restricted to US citizens only.

  • 2 days of Examining Network Centric Warfare Training (NCW) with an expert instructor
  • Examining Network Centric Warfare (NCW) Electronic Course Guide
  • Certificate of Completion
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee



Upon completing this Examining Network Centric Warfare (NCW) course, learners will be able to meet these objectives:

  • What are the foundations of network-centricity in doctrine and practice across the Services?
  • What are the Joint and Service interpretations of NCW? What is the Joint Information Enterprise (JIE)? the Joint Operational Access Concept (JOAC)?
  • Examine Army LandWarNet/Land ISR net and its components
  • Examine Navy NGEN and CANES Programs and their components.
  • Examine Air Force Aerial Layer Network (ALN)
  • Examine -Some perspectives on NCW for SOF, First Responder, and Industry at large.
  • Understanding the impact of Space and Cyberspace on NCW
  • The impact of unmanned systems and intelligent wireless at the network edge
  • The Future. What is the next network transformational Legos®?
  • We can adapt this Examining Network Centric Warfare (NCW) course to your group’s background and work requirements at little to no added cost.
  • If you are familiar with some aspects of this Examining Network Centric Warfare (NCW) course, we can omit or shorten their discussion.
  • We can adjust the emphasis placed on the various topics or build the Examining Network Centric Warfare (NCW) around the mix of technologies of interest to you (including technologies other than those included in this outline).
  • If your background is nontechnical, we can exclude the more technical topics, include the topics that may be of special interest to you (e.g., as a manager or policy-maker), and present the Examining Network Centric Warfare (NCW) course in a manner understandable to lay audiences.

The target audience for this Examining Network Centric Warfare (NCW) course:

  • All

The knowledge and skills that a learner must have before attending this Examining Network Centric Warfare (NCW) course are:

  • N/A


  • Introduction. The Nature and Doctrine that support NCW. Why? More importantly, why should we care?
  • Current Governance. National, DoD, Joint, and Service Doctrine that shape NCW thinking and investments. Examining Network Centric Warfare Training (NCW)
  • Examining the JIE and JOAC. Motivation for change by necessity, attitude, and budget. Adaptive, Globally Networked Joint Operations
  • The Army. Spelling out the basics of LandWarNet and its parts including WIN-T and JTRS. Spelling out the basics of LandISRnet and its parts to include Cloud, RITE, and ISCA.
  • The Navy. Understanding lessons from ForceNet and NMCI and how NGEN and CANES will shape the Navy and Marine Corps NCW future.
  • The Air Force. The basics of the Aerial Layer Network (ALN), the Future Airborne Capability Environment (FACE) Architecture, Universal Networking Interface (UNI) / Airborne Networking GIG Interface (ANGI) Joint Tactical Radio System (JTRS), Multi-Functional Advanced Data Link (MADL) / Link-16 / Tactical Targeting Network Technology (TTNT)
  • SOF. The use of NCW for special communications, remote sensing, TTL, and integrated support operations.
  • Industry and First Responders. The need for standards. The evolution of AN/P-25. Novel concepts in cloud applications and wireless virtual hypervisors. (a surprise case study)
  • Space and Cyber-Space. The criticality of MILSATCOM and C4ISR to future operations. Command and Control on the Move. Machine-to-machine (M2M) space concepts. Cyber in NCW worries beyond the virus. The integration of space and cyberspace.
  • Unmanned Systems. NCW and C4ISR enablers and liabilities. Successes and warnings.
  • The Future. Changes in the C4ISR Construct. Emerging technologies to embrace. The need for velocity.
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