Future Operating Environment

Future Operating Environment

Link | An uncertain and dangerous decade: Preparing the Army for the next ten years

This paper, from our friends and partners at the Australian Army Research Centre, examines the impact of the first half of 2020. The author argues that the Army must make a compelling argument for...

By The Cove

Future Operating Environment

The Future of Cyber Conflict

'The future of cyber warfare will be determined by two things: the mindset (policies, strategies) and the technologies (tools).' For your Friday long read, please join Aaron Wright in looking at the...

By Aaron Wright

Future Operating Environment

Link | Could Autonomous Systems Hold Rank? | Wavell Room

Would you take orders on the battlefield from an AI? According to Major Andy Bell, this is a question we may need to ask ourselves in the very near future.

By The Cove

Future Operating Environment

Accelerated Command – decision superiority for the land force in 2035 and beyond

For your Friday 'long read' Daniel Lee gives us an in-depth look at what the future Battlefield Command System for 2035 may look like.

By Daniel Lee

Future Operating Environment

Army's Hybrid Threat (Part Two): Knowing Your Enemy

In this follow on article, Daniel Kirkham continues to inform us of the Hybrid Threat and how DATE is assisting us in training for it.

By Daniel Kirkham

Future Operating Environment

Australia's Amphibious Capability: Where to from here?

After spending some time at sea with the current amphibious capability, Zacharie Wright-Hansen has some thoughts on the way forward.

By Zacharie Wright-Hansen

Future Operating Environment

The Iron Man Suit is (probably) a Dead End

"I am Iron Man" - who doesn’t want to say that? In this article Gareth Rice looks at the history of 'advanced combat suits' and speculates about their future.

By Gareth Rice

Operational Art

The future ain’t what it used to be | The Interpreter

This week's link on the difficulties of future planning is from The Interpreter, the website of the Lowy Institute - an independent, non-partisan think-tank based in Sydney.

By The Cove

Future Operating Environment

Battle 2029 - Combined Arms Manoeuvre in the Year 2029

Josh Higgins has provided another fantastic piece of military fiction in this PME package, this time in the form of a futuristic war-game. What will you do to defeat the enemy?

By Josh Higgins

Future Operating Environment

Understanding Offensive Support: An Airman Responds

In this post, Dougal Robertson provides an airman's response to Greg Colton's article 'Future Fires | A New Approach to Understanding Offensive Support'.

By Dougal Robertson

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