joint communications network


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joint communications network

The aggregation of all the joint communications systems in a theater. The joint communications network includes the joint multi-channel trunking and switching system and the joint command and control communications system(s). Also called JCN.
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For example, the Microsoft Excel reporting format that battalions use and submit through the secret internet protocol router network may be different from the format used by a platoon on a joint communications network or a squad using an FM radio.
The JNMS is an Acquisition Category level III Joint program that provides an automated joint communications network planning and management capability to joint tactical communication network planners/managers at Combatant Commands, COCOM Service components, Joint Task Force, and JTF Service components.
The 335th Theater Signal Command's unique interservice operations provided the Chief of the Army Reserve the opportunity to hold up command's joint communications network as a model for the rest of the U.S.
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