Maritime Local Area Networks

Navy LAN

  • Copper and/or fiber LANs to handle
    • navigation,
    • telecommunications,
    • combat management,
    • directions systems (CMS/CDS) and Command Support System (CSS) for Network Centric Warfare. 


For the US Navy, Nexans tests its cables against electro-magnetic pulse (EMP) which arises from the aerial detonation of a nuclear device and can disable data transfers.