Tactical communications are vital to the success of critical missions. During combat and emergency situations, tactical communications are the link between command centers and the field personnel who will carry out the mission or relief effort. A break in communications could be life threatening. Those in the field depend on sturdy equipment that can withstand harsh environments and still keep operating. Many government agencies and the military deploy Panasonic Toughbook® mobile computers with reliable embedded wireless capabilities to assure uninterrupted connectivity.