Modeling, Simulation Sector to Undergo Change
Kipps, Robert D., Stack, Jean A., National Defense
Technologies will help defense planners adapt to new geopolitical realities
In the movement to transform the U.S. armed forces-and in their ongoing efforts to fight an unconventional war against terrorism-the modeling and simulation industry will play a critical role. The industry also will have to transform, to adapt to this changed world.
From the game of chess to today's computer models, modeling and simulation (M&S) technologies have played an increasingly important role in defense planning.
The end of the Cold War, which rendered some Pentagon combat models obsolete, led some experts to doubt the future of M&S as a key decision-support tool in U.S. …
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Publication information: Article title: Modeling, Simulation Sector to Undergo Change. Contributors: Kipps, Robert D. - Author, Stack, Jean A. - Author. Magazine title: National Defense. Volume: 86. Issue: 576 Publication date: November 2001. Page number: 30+. © 2009 National Defense Industrial Association. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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