Network-centric technology put to the test
Empire Challenge is an annual live demonstration organized by the Joint Forces Command. Its objectives include:
- Improving intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance support to command and control operations.
- Enhancing coalition data sharing and interoperability.
- Improving interoperability between national/strategic intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance and tactical intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance.
- Demonstrating multi-intelligence battlespace awareness.
- Continuing data standards development and system interoperability.
Source: Joint Forces Command