Theses and Dissertations
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Navy and Marine Corps IT/IS acquisition: a way forward
(Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate School, 2017-12)
Currently, a disconnect exists between procurement speed and final delivery of capabilities that require IT/IS solutions. Schedules for delivering these capabilities have remained a cumbersome and lengthy hindrance. ...
USMC acquisition strategies for COTS mobile devices in the tactical environment
(Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate School, 2017-09)
The United States Marine Corps (USMC) has historically struggled to procure capabilities fast enough to take advantage of technological advances before they become obsolete. In particular, the USMC’s operational requirements ...
Automated network mapping and topology verification
(Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate School, 2016-06)
The current military reliance on computer networks for operational missions and administrative duties makes network stability and security a high priority for military units. The rapid rate at which technology changes means ...
Wireless sensor buoys for perimeter security of military vessels and seabases
(Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate School, 2015-12)
Naval vessels at anchor and seabases are vulnerable to attack by small surface crafts. The past two decades have demonstrated that attacks of this type are indeed possible, and that current security measures may not be ...
Data supporting mobile application development for use within the Marine Air-Ground Task Force
(Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate School, 2015-09)
The United States Marine Corps has identified a need to provide handheld devices to allow operators to conduct wireless command and control-related functions. To fulfill this need, the Marine Corps initiated a program that ...
C2 at the edge: operating in a disconnected low-bandwidth environment
(Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate School, 2015-06)
A practical solution to providing effective command, control, and communications (C3) information from the warfighting commander to the edge of the battle space involves using light-weight, handheld devices connected on ...
Untrained Forward Observer (UFO) translator for call for fire
(Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate School, 2013-09)
Many observers need indirect fire but are not proficient in Call for Fire, the procedure used to request indirect fire. To alleviate this, we propose the development of an application, which we call the Untrained Forward ...
Gibson, John (7)
Branch Of Service
Captain, United States Marine Corps (7)