Technology Nexus

Technology Nexus

To digitally transform, the Army will need to adapt new commercial capabilities. Many are already converging on the battlespace. by Chris Thatcher   Remember those PowerPoint slides of 20 years ago with all the lightning bolts connecting troops of soldiers to...
Digitally Armed

Digitally Armed

La version française de cet article est disponible après le texte anglais. by Chris Thatcher   In another era, before the smartphone, there were Communications and Information Systems (CIS). That begat C2 IS, recognition that Command and Control were what...
Can you print that?

Can you print that?

by Canadian Army Today staff   Last September, two 3D polymer printers were among the equipment airlifted into Latvia for rotation 20-02 of Operation Reassurance. Army units have been experimenting with additive manufacturing (AM) since at least 2014, but the...
Collaborative app

Collaborative app

Upgraded software is planned for the Integrated Soldier System. A Canadian company is positioning to be its centre of excellence.     Arriving on the scene of an active shooter is one of the more perilous situations a police officer can face. Critical...
A call for a digital insurgency

A call for a digital insurgency

by Caleb Walker   You should start an insurgency in the Canadian Army! I know, it sounds controversial, but remember, there are many reasons to build an insurgency. The goal of insurgencies commonly falls into one of five categories. Four of them are:...