The Role of the Submarine in Underwater Communication, Networking and Surveillance: A NATO Perspective



Helen Winsor
08/18/2010

Dr John Potter, Principal Scientist of the Systems Technology Department at the NATO Undersea Research Centre, joins Defence IQ to talk about the evolving role of the submarine. One of the key challenges today for submariners is underwater networking and how to bring the submarine more completely into the network and make it responsive. This interview addresses how these challenges can be tackled, how close we are to successful underwater networking, and what the advantages would be of full integration of the submarine.
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