Who We Are
PEO C3T develops, acquires, fields and supports the Army’s mission command network to ensure force readiness. This critical Army modernization priority delivers tactical communications so commanders and Soldiers can stay connected and informed at all times, even in the most austere and hostile environments. A robust, secure, intuitive network is a key enabler for an agile, expeditionary Force 2025, providing operational flexibility and enhancing leaders’ situational awareness in support of decisive mission command.
PEO C3T is delivering the network to regions around the globe, enabling high-speed, high-capacity voice, data and video communications to a user base that includes the Army’s joint, coalition and other mission partners. These tactical network capabilities provide adaptable solutions at every stage of operations, whether Soldiers are at home station, en route to a mission, in early operations or deployed with mature network reach-back. Through the integrated Capability Set fielding and Unit Set Fielding processes, PEO C3T is delivering thousands of tactical network upgrades to active component, Army Reserve and National Guard units.
PEO C3T technologies enable Soldiers in tactical and combat vehicles to plan and execute their missions while on the move across the battlefield, tracking friendly and enemy force locations on a digital map. Capabilities fielded by PEO C3T allow Soldiers to digitally call for fires, accurately engage their targets, send text messages reporting enemy locations or requesting medical help, and track unit readiness and equipment availability. PEO C3T is increasing competition in its network and mission command system procurements in order to deliver enhanced capability for the Soldier while lowering costs for the Army.
PEO C3T is teaming with partners across the requirements, materiel, operational and cyber communities to modernize the network. PEO C3T acts on lessons learned and user feedback to enhance cybersecurity and expeditionary operations, improve network scalability, reduce complexity and improve mission command network capabilities.
Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, is the collaborative hub where PEO C3T will continue to innovate. The dedicated PEO C3T staff supports key acquisition programs and efforts with expertise in the areas of computer science, program management, engineering, information technology, security, logistics, contracting, procurement, accounting and budgeting.
Last Updated: March 6, 2017