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WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 26, 1997


REGISTRATION AND REFRESHMENTS 7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.

SESSION 1
PLENARY 8:00 a.m. - 8:50 a.m.
SESSION CHAIR: Dennis Plunkett

Introduction and Announcements
Judy Kerner, GSAW97 General Chair, The Aerospace Corporation

Welcome Address
George Paulikas, Executive Vice-President, The Aerospace Corporation

The Perfect Satellite Control Architecture of the Future -- and Why We Can't Get There, Yet
Col. Terry Graham, Director, Satellite and Launch Control, SMC


BREAK 8:50 a.m.- 9:05 a.m.

SESSION 2
FUTURE DIRECTIONS 9:05 a.m. - 10:25 a.m.
SESSION CHAIR: Jennie Yeh

Satellite Operations Architecture Development Team
Lt. Col. Roger Odle, DOD Office of the Space Architect

Common Core Tracking, Telemetry, and Commanding
Maj. Greg Petrick, AF Space Command Requirements

Future Vision for NASA Ground Systems
Gael F. Squibb, NASA Space Operations Management Office (SOMO)

Space Project Mission Operations Control Architecture (SuperMOCA)
Michael K. Jones, Jet Propulsion Laboratory


BREAK 10:25 a.m.- 10:40 a.m.

SESSION 3
GENERIC ARCHITECTURES I 10:40 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
SESSION CHAIR: Sergio Alvarado

A Reference Architecture for Satellite Operations Control Segments (SOCSs) within the Satellite Control Network
Sidney Hollander, The Aerospace Corporation

Air Force Test and Evaluation Satellite Control Architectures
Michael Hogan, The Aerospace Corporation

The Command and Control Platform - Vision, Challenge, & Strategy
Thomas F. Saunders, MITRE Corporation


LUNCH BREAK 11:45 a.m.- 12:45 p.m.

SESSION 4
GENERIC ARCHITECTURES II 12:45 p.m. - 2:05 p.m.
SESSION CHAIR: Sidney Hollander

Blossom Point Architecture
David Schriftman, Naval Research Lab

Advanced Multimission Operations System (AMMOS)
Barbara V. Anderson, Multimission Ground Systems Office, JPL

NASA Mission Control Center Software Architecture
(attachments: Software Architecture Overview and Snapshot Compass)
Lynn R. Vernon, NASA Johnson Space Center

MAGIC (Multimission Advanced Ground Intelligent Control)
Lt. George S. Schneiderman, Phillips Laboratory


BREAK 2:05 p.m. - 2:20 p.m.

SESSION 5
COMMERCIAL ARCHITECTURES 2:20 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
SESSION CHAIR: Tom Bleier

Lessons Learned from COTS Product Integration
Richard J. Grich, Storm Integration, Inc.

Emerging Trends in Ground Systems Architectures
Vincent J. Kovarik Jr., Software Technology, Inc.

Building Ground Systems Quickly and with Low Risk
Jeff Klagenberg, Talarian Corporation

A Distributed Network Architecture for PC-Based Telemetry Systems
Paul A. Thoreson, Lockheed Martin Telemetry & Instrumentation

Faster, Better, Cheaper: Lessons from the Commercial World
Steve Chamberlain, Integral Systems


BREAK 4:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

SESSION 6
CASE STUDIES I 4:15 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
SESSION CHAIR: Ron Nishinaga

Experience With NOAA Weather Satellite System
George S. Hechtman, Mitretek

GPS Operational Control Segment
Russell Y. Nakamura, Lockheed Martin Federal Systems

Multimission Image Processing System - a Study in Ongoing Architectural Evolution
Tom Handley, Jet Propulsion Laboratory


THURSDAY FEBRUARY 27, 1997


REGISTRATION AND REFRESHMENTS 7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.

SESSION 7
PLENARY 8:00 a.m. - 8:55 a.m.
SESSION CHAIR: George Paulikas

KEYNOTE ADDRESS: Satellite Operations Vision 2000 and Beyond
Lt. Gen. Roger DeKok, Commander, USAF Space and Missile Systems Center

DARPA Perspective on Technology Opportunities
John Salasin, DARPA Program Manager, EDCS Program


BREAK 8:55 a.m.- 9:10 a.m.

SESSION 8
REPRESENTATION AND ANALYSIS TECHNOLOGIES 9:10 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
SESSION CHAIR: Judy Kerner

Formalization and Investigation of Software Architectures
Capt. Mark J. Gerken, Rome Laboratory

Rapide ADL and Its Application to SGS
David Luckham, Stanford University

ACME: An Interchange Language for Architecture Representation
David Wile, USC/ISI

Software Architecture-Based Attribute Analysis
Barry Boehm, USC-Center for Software Engineering


BREAK 10:30 a.m.- 10:45 a.m.

SESSION 9
DEVELOPMENT TECHNOLOGIES I 10:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
SESSION CHAIR: Barry Boehm

Identifying Architectural Mismatches in Heterogeneous Architectures
Ahmed A. Abd-Allah, USC-Center for Software Engineering

Evaluation Criteria Applicable to Architecture-Based Ground Station Development
Paul Nussbaum, TRW

A Domain Analysis and Modeling Method: Application to NASA's Payload Operations Control Center Domain
Hassan Gomaa, George Mason University


LUNCH BREAK 11:45 a.m.- 12:45 p.m.

SESSION 10
DEVELOPMENT TECHNOLOGIES II 12:45 p.m. - 2:05 p.m.
SESSION CHAIR: Mary Rich

A Component-Based Architecture Derived from a Feature-Oriented Domain Analysis
Glenn Jones, Raytheon E-Systems

Flexible Architectures for Custom Ground Stations
Christopher Landauer, The Aerospace Corporation

Supporting Dynamic Reconfiguration in Ground Systems Architectures
Phillip Schmidt, The Aerospace Corporation

An Architectural Approach Maximizing Platform Portability and User Interface Component Reuse
Richard N. Taylor, University of California, Irvine


BREAK 2:05 p.m. - 2:20 p.m.

SESSION 11
TECHNOLOGY APPLICATIONS 2:20 p.m. - 3:40 p.m.
SESSION CHAIR: Rami Razouk

Application of Object Oriented Technologies in Developing the Resource Management Segment for the Air Force Satellite Control Network
Mike Farmer, Lockheed Martin Federal Systems

An Object-Oriented Model for Developing a Reference Architecture of the Air Force Satellite Control Network
Sergio J. Alvarado, The Aerospace Corporation

A Model of the AFSCN Common Core TT&C System Using the Rapide ADL
Charles Simmons, The Aerospace Corporation

New Software Technologies in Tracking and Data Acquisition
Keiji Tasaki, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center


BREAK 3:40 p.m. - 3:55 p.m.

SESSION 12
CASE STUDIES II 3:55 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
SESSION CHAIR: Charles Simmons

Four Generations of Satellite Ground System Prototypes
Rex D. Pendley, Computer Sciences Corporation

Remote Tracking Station (RTS) Automation - Interface Requirements Related to Automated Space Vehicle Anomaly Resolution
Bradley Claus, Lockheed Martin Federal Systems

Application of Middleware in Developing RMS for AFSCN
Ron Toms, Lockheed Martin Federal Systems


FRIDAY FEBRUARY 28, 1997


REGISTRATION AND REFRESHMENTS 7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.

SESSION 13
USERS' PERSPECTIVES ON FUTURE ARCHITECTURES 8:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.
SESSION CHAIR: Carl Sunshine

Panel:

Barbara V. Anderson, Multimission Ground Systems Office, JPL (slides)
Lt. Col. Nancy Crowley, Phillips Lab
Maj. Greg Petrick, AF Space Command Requirements (slides)
David Schriftman, Naval Research Lab (slides)
Maj. LeRoy Smith, Center for Research Support (CERES) (slides)
Lynn R. Vernon, NASA JSC (slides)


BREAK 9:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

SESSION 14
RESOLVING ISSUES -- WHERE DO WE GO FROM HERE? 10:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
SESSION CHAIR: Barbara Anderson

Panel:

Lt. Col. Roger Odle, DOD Office of the Space Architect
Maj. Brad A. Prescott, Satellite Control IPT
John Salasin, DARPA
Gael F. Squibb, NASA

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