Global Command and Control System
Definition/Scope: The Global Command and Control System (GCCS) is a suite of software applications and hardware designed for planning, execution, C2 of forces, data, information and multi-discipline intelligence processing. The system receives multiple sensor feeds and reports that assist in the development of the Common Operational Picture (COP). Planning and execution applications also support supply, maintenance, transportation, acquisition, finance, personnel, engineering and force health protection needs. As a system, it supports the Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) and Combatant Commander (CCDR) s through the Joint Operation Planning and Execution System (JOPES) in contingency and crisis planning.
Broader Terms:Army Battle Command System
Narrower Terms:Advanced Extremely High Frequency System
Related Terms:Ultra–High Frequency Follow–on