Topics & Features:

  Armored Fighting Vehicles
  C4ISR
  Combat Aircraft
  Electronic Warfare
  Fire Support
  Future Combat Systems
  Homeland Defense
  Infantry Warfare
  Logistics & support
  Naval Systems
  Net Centric Warfare
  Precision Strike
  Protection & Survivability
  Spec-Ops, Counter Terror
  Unmanned Systems
  Defense Exhibitions

  RSS News Feed

Related Links:

Search Defense Update:

ByGoogle

 

   Become a member
   Advertise on this page
   Send suggestions...

   Commentary




Platform Battlefield Information Systems Application (P-BISA)

General Dynamics U.K.

Ruggedized package of the DRS Scorpion combat vehicle PCNew C4 application systems, including the Common Battlefield Applications Toolset (ComBAT), and Platform Battlefield Information Systems Application (P-BISA), collectively known as CIP are part of the British Army Bowman system. One such application is the integration of Bowman with vetconics under the Challenger 2 Another version of the Scorpion PDPU, used in the P-BISA Bowman vetronics programmain battle tank Digitization program.

The program includes the installation of Processor Unit (PDPU link) and Commander's Crew Station (CCS). Both consist of DRS supplied equipment. The CCS will display both battle management and real-time systems information while the PDPU will host applications that effectively digitize the tanks' systems, These PDPUs will provide a firewall between the real time high-speed weapon system of the Challenger 2 and the near real-time world of the BOWMAN program. Together, these systems will command, control, intelligence and fire coordination capabilities,, enhance interoperability and situational awareness, assuring a seamless flow of battle command information.

  Updated: 11/05/2005

Site Map

 

 

2002-2006 All Rights Reserved

 About us - Advertise - Privacy Policy