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Contemporary Operating Environment

Link | What is the Role of the Reserve Forces? | Thin Pinstriped Line

The part-time force is a critical component of the Australian Army and just as in need of modernisation as its full-time counterparts if it is to be future ready. This article, from The Pinstripe...

Contemporary Operating Environment

What is Artillery Surveillance and Target Acquisition?

The Commanding Officer of 20th Regiment,Royal Regiment of Australian Artillery, informs us of the roles and tasks of his unit.

Contemporary Operating Environment

Tank Action! The case for increased anti-armour capabilities

With many armies around the world modernising their tank and armoured infantry fleets, Tavis McLaren argues that the ADF needs to increase its anti-armour capabilities if it is to remain a credible...

Original Content/HomeGrown

Ken Bullman OAM Lecture Series

1 MP Bn host a number of national and international presenters to deliver on a broad range of law enforcement activities outside of the Australian Army. The series will be delivered throughout the...


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.

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.

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.

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?


Innovation and Adaptation

Do we Understand our Workforce?

In this article Darren Murch asks 'do we understand our Workforce?' He then posits that truly understanding the current workforce will help us recruit the workforce of the future.

Training

Cove Thoughts - Episode 1: Do you speaka my language?

In this episode of Cove Thoughts, we examine language training within the Army and explore new ways in which our people can gain language skills.

Innovation and Adaptation

Enhancing Army’s intellectual capacity through MakerSpaces | Australian Army Research Centre

This link to the Land Power Forum from Australian Army Research Centre examines MakerSpaces. A great piece on innovation.

Innovation and Adaptation

How to Train Your AI Soldier Robots (And the Humans Who Command Them) | War on the Rocks

This week’s link from 'War on the Rocks' looks how we may use machine learning to train our AI controlled platforms.


Contemporary Operating Environment

Link | What is the Role of the Reserve Forces? | Thin Pinstriped Line

The part-time force is a critical component of the Australian Army and just as in need of modernisation as its full-time counterparts if it is to be future ready. This article, from The Pinstripe...

By The Cove

Contemporary Operating Environment

What is Artillery Surveillance and Target Acquisition?

The Commanding Officer of 20th Regiment,Royal Regiment of Australian Artillery, informs us of the roles and tasks of his unit.

By Wade Cooper

Contemporary Operating Environment

Tank Action! The case for increased anti-armour capabilities

With many armies around the world modernising their tank and armoured infantry fleets, Tavis McLaren argues that the ADF needs to increase its anti-armour capabilities if it is to remain a credible...

By Tavis McLaren

Contemporary Operating Environment

Defining Cyber Warfare and Cyber Terrorism

In this article, Aaron Wright posits that it is sometimes difficult to define a cyber incident as cyber terrorism or cyber warfare.

By Aaron Wright

Contemporary Operating Environment

Covid-19 ceasefire unlikely to hasten peace in Thailand’s south | The Interpreter

In this time of COVID-19, you can use The Cove's 'Friends and Partners' network to help keep you informed of what is happening in our region.

By The Cove

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

Innovation and Adaptation

Do we Understand our Workforce?

In this article Darren Murch asks 'do we understand our Workforce?' He then posits that truly understanding the current workforce will help us recruit the workforce of the future.

By Darren Murch OAM

Contemporary Operating Environment

Lavarack Papers

For your Friday long read we present the 'Lavarack Papers', a collection of professional development essays from 3 Brigade's 2019 PME program.

By Lavarack Papers 2019 | Editorial Team

Innovation and Adaptation

Enhancing Army’s intellectual capacity through MakerSpaces | Australian Army Research Centre

This link to the Land Power Forum from Australian Army Research Centre examines MakerSpaces. A great piece on innovation.

By The Cove

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