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Assessment of the impact of proprietary hardware and software requirements for ground receiving stations
Author(s): Michelle L. Aten
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Paper Abstract

Remote sensing satellite operators throughout the world are starting to require an increasing number of proprietary hardware and software components as a prerequisite to the collection, processing and distribution of their satellite's data. This assessment investigates the technical, economic and political impetus for these proprietary requirements. This assessment concludes with an overview of the potential impact on ground receiving stations and the remote sensing community.

Paper Details

Date Published: 12 December 2001
PDF: 5 pages
Proc. SPIE 4540, Sensors, Systems, and Next-Generation Satellites V, (12 December 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.450703
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Michelle L. Aten, Datron Advanced Technologies Inc. (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 4540:
Sensors, Systems, and Next-Generation Satellites V
Hiroyuki Fujisada; Joan B. Lurie; Konradin Weber; Joan B. Lurie; Konradin Weber, Editor(s)

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