NEWS | Aug. 26, 2017

Fire, Maneuver - and FireChat

By Small Wars Journal

"Tools such as FireChat, though impressive in their own right, are representative of emerging disruptive technologies that can be used to either enable or inhibit military operations. Cheap commercial technology, such as Unmanned Aerial Surveillance (UAS), and a revolution in supply chain paradigms like modern ecommerce platforms are relevant in both today’s and tomorrow’s battlespace. Not only should our formations seek to understand the tactical considerations of these examples, but they should also seek to understand the social implications, which often are intangible and ever-evolving."