MASA SWORD powers Brazilian Army’s first large-scale command staff training exercise

Less than six months after the Brazilian Army selected MASA SWORD to provide training to its battalion, brigade and division level commanders COMBATER, powered by MASA SWORD, has been deployed in Rio Grande do Sul.

MASA Group announces that the Brazilian Army has carried out the first large-scale command staff training exercise at brigade level using COMBATER, powered by SWORD. MASA’s constructive simulation has been specifically adapted in such a short period of time for the unique demands of the Brazilian Army, resulting in the bespoke product named COMBATER. Developed in order to train command staff for the rigours of the operational environment, the system has been testedto train officers from the 6th Armored Infantry Brigade, the 8th Motorized Infantry Brigade and the 3rd Motorized Cavalry Brigade.

The Brazilian Army Selects MASA SWORD Constructive Simulation after a Highly-selective Bid Process Won by Decatron

SWORD will be used for the training of command posts of the Brazilian Army at the battalion, brigade and division levels. SWORD will be adapted to the Brazilian military doctrine and will allow simulating defense and public safety scenarios.


MASA-Sword-LogoMASA Group (“MASA”), a leading developer of Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based Modeling & Simulation (M&S) software for the defense, emergency preparedness, serious games and game development markets, announces that the Brazilian Army has signed a major contract for the use of MASA SWORD. This contract has been signed by Decatron (, a Brazilian systems integrator, and will be executed through its consulting arm RustCon, with full support from MASA. It includes the acquisition and full customization of SWORD, MASA’s flagship constructive simulation software.