NIPRNet


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NIPRNet

(Non-Secure Internet Protocol Router NETwork) The U.S. DOD network for exchanging "sensitive but unclassified" information. A huge private network, NIPRNet evolved from MILnet, which was split off from ARPAnet in the early 1980s.

Nipper and Sipper
The classified counterpart of NIPRNet is SIPRNet (the "S" for Secret). The two networks are known as "NIPPERnet" and "SIPPERnet" or "Nipper" and "Sipper." See ARPAnet.
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The sustainment automation support management office (SASMO) requested that additional NIPRNET lines be installed in a single area for the fielding and data validation.
In addition to VoIP, DISA has also deployed Global Video Services and Defense Collaboration Services to support Army users on NIPRNet and SIPRNet.
forces to deploy with SIPRNet, NIPRNet, and a mission network capability to connect with potential partners.
provide equivalent physical security and that the standard operating procedure includes detailed alarm response times, response action, and alarm verification procedures as outlined in the Armored SPONTM NIPRNet and Armored SPONTM NIPRNet DIACAP documents of record.
Watching AFN on your desktop is a nice break since it gives you something different to look at other than secure network or niprnet traffic.
As more warfighter requirements move to Internet protocol, DISA will continue to ensure that the NIPRNet and SIPRNet are sufficiently sized to meet those needs.
The most common problem we encountered was getting computers that were on the NIPRNet to communicate with computers that were on the VSAT network.
Residing on both the unclassified NIPRNET and the classified SIPRNET computer systems, it is at the leading edge of information presentation and has been noted for both its convenient user accessibility and its breadth of information regarding security cooperation activities.
So, if you prepare a report using WESS-DS and don't have NIPRNET connectivity, you need to copy the two attachments and send them to us via SIPRNET.
The classified side is SIPRNET, which stands for Secure Internet Protocol Routed Network, while NIPRNET is the Non-secure Internet Protocol Routed Network, the unclassified side that connects to the Internet.
The architectures for these networks isolate transmission of classified SIPRNET messages away from the civilian Internet, while a large percentage of less-secure NIPRNET traffic is reportedly routed through the civilian Internet.