An End-to-end Hybrid IntServ Signaling Platform for Airborne Networks (HISA)

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Amount:
$98,995.00
Program:
SBIR
Contract:
FA8750-08-C-0041
Solitcitation Year:
2007
Solicitation Number:
2007.3
Branch:
Air Force
Award Year:
2008
Phase:
Phase I
Agency Tracking Number:
F073-020-0342
Solicitation Topic Code:
AF073-020
Small Business Information
ARCHITECTURE TECHNOLOGY CORP.
9971 Valley View Road, Eden Prairie, MN, 55344
Hubzone Owned:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Duns:
052062833
Principal Investigator
 Maher Kaddoura
 Computer Scientist
 (952) 829-5864
 mkaddoura@atcorp.com
Business Contact
 Kenneth Thurber
Title: President
Phone: (952) 829-5864
Email: kthurber@atcorp.com
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
Transporting multimedia information over multi-domain heterogeneous and dynamic networks has significant advantages in both the military and civilian arenas. . In order for these networks to be efficiently employed, there needs for methods that can guarantee a minimum level of Quality of Service (QoS) for critical and real time data. This is particularly important for the airborne networks. In order to reserve a specified bandwidth for an application flow between nodes, Integrated Services (IntServ) QoS is needed. However, currently there does not exist a solution that can provide an efficient end-to-end IntServ signaling mechanism across airborne network environments. This is true because of the characteristics of airborne network environments and of IntServ signaling protocols. Architecture Technology Corporation (ATC) will leverage its extensive experience in network technology to develop, evaluate and demonstrate an efficient end-to-end IntServ signaling techniques for airborne network environments.

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