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Office of Naval Intelligence

The Office of Naval Intelligence (ONI) is the leading provider of maritime intelligence to the U.S. Navy and joint warfighting forces, as well as national decision makers and other consumers in the Intelligence Community. Established in 1882, ONI specializes in the collection, analysis, production and dissemination of vital, timely and accurate scientific, technical, geopolitical and military intelligence information for key consumers worldwide.


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Nimitz Operational Intelligence Center

The Nimitz Operational Intelligence Center is the U.S. Navy’s pre-eminent Center of Excellence for operational and strategic analysis of events associated with the maritime domain. The center supports fleet commanders and national policymakers, and provides timely and relevant analysis tailored to meet customer requirements. Nimitz is one of four Centers of Excellence that are distinct commands under the Office of Naval Intelligence (ONI).


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Farragut Technical Analysis Center

The Farragut Technical Analysis Center is the U.S. Navy's Center of Excellence for strategic scientific and technical intelligence (S&TI) analysis of foreign technologies, sensors, weapons, platforms, combat systems, C4ISR, and cyber capabilities.

In addition to its all-source capabilities, the Farragut Center conducts ONI's foreign materiel exploitation, signal intelligence analysis, modeling and simulation, and is home to the national maritime acoustic intelligence laboratory. The Farragut is one of four Centers of Excellence that are distinct Commands under the Office of Naval Intelligence (ONI).


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Kennedy Irregular Warfare Center

The Kennedy Irregular Warfare Center is the Navy’s pre-eminent Center of Excellence for delivering Irregular Warfare-centric intelligence and to support operations and planning to meet the growing needs of Navy, Department of Defense, national, Naval Special Warfare (NSW), and Navy Expeditionary Combat Command (NECC). The command blends a unique, all-source analysis reachback capability with an ability to deploy intelligence analyst operators alongside naval forces confronting asymmetric challenges around the globe.


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Hopper Information Services Center

The Hopper Information Services Center provides mission-related information technology and services to the Office of Naval Intelligence (ONI), its subordinate commands, the Fleet, and Joint Forces by enabling the rapid delivery of intelligence to customers via an architecture that employs new technologies and applications capable of moving intelligence in an open, mission-enabling and information-sharing environment. The Hopper Center is one of four Centers of Excellence that are distinct commands subordinate to ONI.


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The ONI Enterprise