The meetings with the BN S2s occurred primarily over SVOIP
and included a formal synch, an attack the network (ATN) working group, an Intel deep-dive with the BCT Commander, and a counter IED (C-IED) working group.
As often as permissible, face-to-face visits occurred between the G2s and S2s, secure calls (SVOIP
) were conducted, or intelligence analysis and assessments shared via SIPRNET.
All S6 teams need to have a tracking board displayed with all C2 systems (SVoIP
, JABBER, CPOF, FM, TACSAT, HF ...
Each battalion was allocated a hardstand building with four rooms for its CoIST cells requiring roughly four SIPRNet connections including Tactical Ground Reporting System , SVOIP
phone, Advanced SINCGARS Improvement Program radio-simulator, and a workstation for e-mail and chat capability.