Date Added: Sep 2009
Under the aegis of the United Nations, European Union and NATO, the German Federal Armed Forces participate in peacekeeping operations around the globe. At the cornerstone of this transformation: a next-generation mobile communications and operations network offering greater transparency and logistical efficiency across the organization. A system of this caliber would arm Germany and other ISAF participants with the unprecedented ability to act decisively based on an integrated view of military needs from equipment and manpower to reconnaissance and intelligence. To make it happen, the German Armed Forces needed an IT partner to deliver a fast, flawless and cost-effective solution to manage its logistics supply chain. The German Armed Forces enlisted HP for its global market leadership, technology expertise and cost competitiveness.