Global Combat Support System


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Global Combat Support System

A strategy that provides information interoperability across combat support functions and between combat support and command and control functions through the Global Command and Control System. Also called GCSS. See also combat forces; combat support.
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Coker was responsible for managing cost, schedule, and technical performance issues associated with the development, fielding, and life-cycle management of the Army's Global Combat Support System; and he helped implement state-of-the-art automation by providing superior information systems to soldiers around the globe.
According to current Air Force doctrine, the tenets of agile logistics are defined as time-definite delivery, reach-back capability logistics command, control, and global combat support system. These four tenets will be identified as logistic centers of gravity.
The segmented versions of the software are required for development and operation of applications associated with the GIG, the Global Command and Control System (GCCS) or the Global Combat Support System (GCSS).
After adding the costs for a new program, Warfighter Information Network-Tactical (WIN-T), and subtracting the costs for a final report on Global Combat Support System Army (GCSS Army) in September 2003, the adjusted current estimate of program acquisition costs was $1,257,229.2 million.
GCSS users: Global Combat Support System http://www.disa.mil/gcssj
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