The New York Times | Technology | Pentagon Envisioning a Costly Internet for War
"The military is filled with 'tribal representatives behind tribal workstations interpreting tribal hieroglyphics,' in the words of Gen. John Jumper, the Air Force chief of staff. 'What if the machines talked to each other?' he asked.
That is the vision of the new web: war machines with a common language for all military forces, instantly emitting encyclopedias of lethal information against all enemies."