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Baseband Node

Communication Services To The Tactical Battlespace

The Baseband Node (BBN) is a STEP and JTF compatible, dynamic communications package that allows today's warfighter to deploy a self-contained, robust suite of voice, video and data communication services to the tactical battlespace. Compatible with MSE, TRI-TAC and THSDN systems, the BBN provides the tactical user an interface to strategic data networks, commercial, joint, combined and coalition communications systems across multiple security levels. A rapidly deployable, early-entry system, the BBN is housed in a LMS shelter and mounted on an ECV HMMWV for roll on/roll off mobility.

Features

  • STEP and joint interoperable providing DSN and DRSN access
  • Provides Non-Secure Internet Protocol Router Network (NIPR), Secure Internet
  • Protocol Router Network (SIPR) and Coalition Wide Area Network (CWAN) data access with embedded information assurance (IA)
  • Facilitates H.320 and H.323 multi-point/multi-session battlefield video teleconferencing (BVTC)
  • Interoperable with MSE and TRI TAC THSDN systems
  • Provides subscriber and trunk multi-level precedence and preemption service
  • ECV HMMWV mounted for roll-on/roll off mobility
  • Leverages commercial technologies
  • Baseband Node Transit Case Package (BBN TCP)

 

Baseband Node Transit Case Package Data Network Cases (BBN TCP)

The data network cases provide joint, Echelon Above Corps and Echelon Corps and Below organizations with a COTS-based, rapidly deployable equipment suite to meet their critical initial entry data, information assurance and Voice over IP needs for multiple security domains.

Benefits

  • Supports NIPR, SIPR, or CWAN data enclaves
  • Embedded Information Assurance (IA) features
  • Provides Local Area Network (LAN) service
  • E-Mail and DNS/DHCP services Warfighter Machine Interface (WMI) provides component configuration and fault status management
  • Primary data subscriber access point
  • Provides VoIP services for up to 48 subscribers
  • Individually packaged in 10U operational cases for scalable and modular operations

Baseband Node Transit Case Package Multiplexer and Modem Cases (BBN TCP MMC)

The Multiplexer and Modem Cases provide Joint, Echelon Above Corps and Echelon Corps and Below organizations with a COTS- based, rapidly deployable equipment suite to meet their critical initial entry multiplexing, long haul modem, and encryption needs.

Benefits

  • STEP compatible Mux providing flexible network interfaces
  • Multiplexer provides efficient bandwidth utilization for tactical links
  • Furnishes long-haul modems
  • Provides line and trunk encryption
  • On-board GPS providing stratum-1 timing
  • Includes patch panel facility
  • Provides Quad Mux/Modem functionality interoperable with Baseband Node, Phoenix Satellite Terminal, and the SSS (V)1 upgrade
  • Individually packaged in 10U operational cases for scalable and modular operations

 

Baseband Node Transit Case Package Voice Gateway Case (BBN TCP VGC)

The tactical voice gateway case provides joint, Echelon Above Corps and Echelon Corps and Below organizations with a COTS-based, rapidly deployable equipment suite to meet their critical initial entry VoIP to tactical network gateway needs.

Benefits

  • Vantage technology providing tactical to VoIP gateway functions for seamless voice interoperability
  • HSFEC capability for error sensitive traffic
  • Cisco VG-248 providing VoIP subscriber access point supporting up to 48 subscribers
  • KIV-19A trunk encryption
  • Packaged in a 10U operational case