Tag Archives: CECOM

Army Wants to Deploy C5ISR Systems Ahead of Conflict

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The U.S. Army wants to change how it deploys communications and networking equipment to help troops keep up with the changing environment and modernization of adversaries, C4ISRNet reported Thursday. Maj. Gen. Randy Taylor, commander of Army Communications and Electronics Command, said the command has launched efforts to determine global hot spots where soldiers may require immediate support from technicians.

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Army Training Range Aims to Hone Soldiers’ Cyber Defense Skills; Michael Martinez Comments

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The U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command has launched a virtual training range to help uniformed personnel hone their cybersecurity skills, the Army website reported June 23. Douglas A. Solivan Sr. writes CECOM created the Cyber Battlefield Range in response to a request from the 7th Cyber Protection Brigade. “The range is designed to reinforce …

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Robert Ferrell Appointed Army CIO, Promoted to Three-Star General

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Robert Ferrell, who has led the Army‘s Communications-Electronics Command at Aberdeen Proving Ground for nearly two years, has been named as the Army’s new chief information officer, the Baltimore Sun reported Thursday. David Anderson writes the 36-year Army veteran was also promoted from the rank of major general to lieutenant …

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