Defense Information Systems Network


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Defense Information Systems Network

Integrated network, centrally managed and configured to provide long-haul information transfer services for all Department of Defense activities. It is an information transfer utility designed to provide dedicated point-to-point, switched voice and data, imagery, and video teleconferencing services. Also called DISN.
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Navy carrier and expeditionary strike groups will use WGS to provide high-capacity connectivity between ships and into the terrestrial portion of the Defense Information Systems Network (DISN).
* It provides Defense Information Systems Network connectivity down to the battalion level;
Having two geographically separated watch floors equipped to execute the IT service management functions required for operating DISA and Defense Information Systems Network services is essential for DISA to support the warfighter and other mission partners, said Williams.
This allows the RHN to connect and transport the common Defense Information Systems Network services to divisions, separates, and Expeditionary Signal Battalions composed of over 30 JNN and 150 command post nodes.
The Risk Adjudication and Connection Division offers both recorded and live training to Department of Defense (DOD) and non-DOD entities seeking to establish, re-accredit, or re-certify their connections to the Defense Information Systems Network (DISN).
RHNs collocate with Defense Information Systems Network gateway sites to provide the expeditionary force points of entry into the global network.
CenturyLink will be responsible for the provision of Ethernet private line and internet protocol services supporting advanced data services for global Defense Information Systems Network users in the continental US.
The interim modularity solution, Joint Network Transport Capability-Spiral program enabled divisions to provide Defense Information Systems Network services down to the battalion level without having to leverage external communication agencies' assets.
DISA is being given a vehicle from GNS to secure leased telecom services in support of the Defense Information Systems Network (DISN) and DoD Information Network (DoDIN) worldwide.

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