Monday, October 23rd

Thomas Grace, NAVAIR Patuxent River & Todd Newton, SwRI

Course Description
This course introduces participants to telemetric networks to gain an understanding of telemetric networking principles, applicable networking technologies, trade-offs in applying networks to telemetry, and end-to-end telemetric applications.  Specifically, the RCC Telemetry Network Standard (TmNS) and its application will be presented illustrating the test article network, radio access network, range operations network, mission control network, system management operations, and telemetric applications.  Sprinkled throughout the course are selected networking technology topics to help aid in the networking discussions.  This course is intended for anyone who needs an introduction to TmNS technologies and system capabilities.  It will be useful for participants to have a basic knowledge of networking concepts.  This short course is particularly beneficial for persons responsible for or involved in flight test instrumentation and telemetry systems.

About Todd

About Thomas
Mr. Grace is from the Naval Air Warfare Center at Patuxent River Maryland. He has been working in Aircraft Instrumentation for over 25 years and is currently working on the integrated Network Enhanced Telemetry (iNET) program where he is the Program Engineer responsible for the technical portion of the program. Mr. Grace holds a Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering and a Masters Degree in Systems Engineering.