This powerful Cots-Mots alliance made Norccis one of the most advanced joint C2IS
in the last decade, praised as such by Nato.
systems involved in the test were the Single-Channel Ground and Airborne Radio System, Havequick II and improved HF radio systems; mobile-subscriber equipment swish and transmission systems; MSE tactical high-speed data network equipment for LAN/WAN; and maneuver-control station, Advanced Field-Artillery Tactical-Data System and Global C2 System-Army C2IS
• Captain Andrea Micheli, Head of the C2IS
Office, C4 and Security Department, Italian Navy
It is thus increasingly common to define C2 through its software tooling, called a Command Information System (CIS) or a Command and Control Information System (C2IS
), an acronym widely used in the Nato command structure.