- Information Exchange Requirements Matrix
All staff elements provide IERs to J6 staff planners to specify those applications and communication services required and needed for deployment. It is a responsibility of all staff elements, per the IM plan, to provide its specific IERs, with accuracy and in the expected time schedule, as a vital input for the CIS activity. This data, along with an aggregate list of IERs with related NATO, national, and coalition specific operational processes and associated supporting services and activities, can then be translated into the number and type of circuits, the necessary bandwidth, and CIS services to be provided.
- CIS Planning