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USSOCOM highlights desired technologies

3rd March 2017 - 12:00 GMT | by Scott Gourley


United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) representatives have released new guidelines on the eight specific technology areas the command is seeking to advance in order to delivery 'innovative capabilities to the SOF warfighter'.

A new appendix to the solicitation for the 'Advancement of Technologies for Use by Special Operations Forces' programme, titled G-2, identifies specific areas of interest to support the Rapid Capability Insertion (RCI) business process.

While the announcement states that there are eight specific areas of interest, the supporting documentation only identifies seven topics: Biometrics/Forensics and Sensitive Site Exploitation; Data Exfil; Signal Detection and Exploitation; Force Protection /

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Scott Gourley


Scott Gourley

Scott Gourley is a former US Army officer and the author of several thousand articles …

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