Pathfinder: Creating the Common Picture with Better C4ISR Capabilities

Getting actionable data from numerous military sensors, and then delivering it to warfighters so they can immediately use it, is the key focus of current C4ISR efforts. Bandwidth, cloud computing, smartphone and cell technologies, UAVs, UGVs and power-generating ground combat vehicles are all part of a rapidly developing sector. In this Defense Systems Pathfinder, we discuss the issues with Joe Taylor, Vice President, Mission Command Systems, Northrop Grumman Corp.