SPAWAR posts CANES RFI
On September 17, the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command posted a request for information for Consolidated Afloat Networks and Enterprise Services (CANES). Responses are due by 10:00 Pacific on October 9.
The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR) in support of the Program Executive Office Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Intelligence (PEO C4I) and Space Systems, Program Manager, Warfare (PMW) 160 Tactical Networks, is releasing a Request for Information (RFI) for Consolidated Afloat Networks and Enterprise Services (CANES). PMW 160 seeks to identify current and emerging technologies and/or projections of technology-enabled concepts that could provide significant value to the CANES program.
CANES is the Navy’s only Program of Record (POR) to consolidate existing and standalone afloat Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) networks and provide the necessary infrastructure for applications, systems and services to operate in the tactical domain. CANES is the programmatic, technical, and infrastructure consolidation of existing, separately managed afloat networks including Integrated Shipboard Network System (ISNS), Combined Enterprise Regional Information Exchange System – Maritime (CENTRIXS-M), Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) Networks and Submarine Local Area Network (SubLAN).
Full information is available here.