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Evaluating and stress-testing a new Defence Operating Model
12th December 2016   The Royal Australian Navy began implementing a new defence operating model, integrating previously independent units to form self-contained task groups, each of which would be capable of accomplishing the full spectrum of maritime security operations.  The Navy’s Head of Capability and D...
 
Futura Defence services now available through G-Cloud 8
29th July 2016   Futura Defence is pleased to have been accepted onto the UK Government's G-Cloud 8 framework. This means that public sector organisations can now procure Futura's CTS Services and Subscription through the Specialist Cloud Services category of G-Cloud.   G-Cloud is a government initiative that ai...
 
Aligning organisational functions to achieve a common goal
14th April 2016   The Royal Australian Navy (RAN) realised that an impending shortage of trained personnel in a number of critical roles and trades would seriously hamper its ability to meet its mandatory output targets. Yet the bottlenecks causing the shortages were spread across three organisational functions. ...
 
Safeguarding operational capability through times of change
2nd March 2016   When the Royal Navy was preparing to retrain its personnel in readiness for operating a new type of Destroyer, it needed to demonstrate how this could be done without compromising its defence capability.   Despite a wealth of data, existing tools and systems were incapable of visualising the ...
 
Rapid evaluation of asset investment strategies
15th December 2015   As the UK’s Royal Navy Command was reviewing its financial and capability options to ensure it could meet the government’s maritime defence targets and budgets, it found its existing tools frustratingly inadequate.  They couldn’t evaluate how alternative transition plans...
 
ADO proves cost savings from use of CTS
May 16, 2014   Navy demonstrates examples of significant cost avoidance and cost reduction resulting from its use of Futura CTS.   In just its first year of operation with the Royal Australian Navy, CTS has generated a measured 5-year Return on Investment of over 20 times its cost to date.  This stands in a...
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