The TAK suite is flexible to each team’s needs and capabilities. TAK networks can be established using a variety of communication technologies, to including cellular devices, Wi-Fi, and radio-based communications. Each type of network configuration has different cost considerations, limitations, and dependencies that should be considered prior to a final decision.
End user devices, such as mobile phones and tablets, are available in commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) and tactical-edition devices. The determination on which to purchase is directly related to system accreditation in many enterprise environments. Special consideration should be given prior to purchasing any end user devices.