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Accession Number N20130008638
Title First Person Shooter/Real Time Strategy Hybrid: Lessons Learned.
Publication Date Mar 2012
Media Count 8p
Personal Author B. Jones J. R. Stoup O. Bruce
Abstract Today's military training bears little resemblance to the methods of previous generations. The Cold War is over and the enemy has changed. Doctrine that was once useful is now woefully out of date. No longer are we confronting a predictable nation but instead a diverse collection of independent fighters spread out over several countries. The enemy has changed, his tactics have changed amI cin.:urnsLance dictates that we must change as well. The wars in Iraq and Afghanistan have tested virtually all aspects of the military's support infrastructure. After fighting continuously for over a decade, many weaknesses have been revealed by the steady grind of war. Chief among them is the inability of the military to rapidly and adequately train its soldiers in the latest doctrines. In response to the enemy developing new strategies on a near monthly basis, the Joint Training Counter-IED Operations Integration Center (JTCOIC) was first created. Designed to supplement the current training system, it would attempt to address the current training shortfalls. As a result, new methods were devised to streamline training.
Keywords Afghanistan
Lessons learned
Military operations
Military personnel
Real time operation
Training simulators
Virtual reality
War games

Source Agency National Aeronautics and Space Administration
NTIS Subject Category 72 - Mathematical Sciences
74G - Military Operations, Strategy, & Tactics
Corporate Author National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Hampton, VA. Langley Research Center.
Document Type Conference proceedings
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1318
Contract Number N/A

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