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Theme: “Tailoring Technology to Requirements:

A Look at User Needs and Emerging Products”

Tuesday, May 8, 2001

  9:00        Administrative Announcements 

                 PC Hariharan, SES Inc., 7474 Greenway Center Dr, Suite 700, Greenbelt MD 2220770-3523, Phone:+1-301-441-3694, FAX:+1-301-441-3697, E-mail:, “THIC Home page and THIC FTP Site 

  9:30        Brian Corder, Metrum – DATATAPE Inc, 605 E. Huntington Dr, Monrovia  CA 91016, Phone:+1-626-358-9427, FAX:+1-626-930-9479, E-mail:, “Wideband Analog Tape Recorders/Reproducers 

 10:00        Thomas Burke, Calimetrics, Inc., 815 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 105, Alameda, CA 94501, Phone:+1-510-864-4100 x106, Fax: +1-510- 864-4188, E-mail:,  “Calimetrics:  The Next Step in Optical Data Storage”                


 11:00        Bill Taylor, CALCULEX, Inc., 4027 Col. Glenn Hwy, Dayton OH 45431, Phone:+1-707-578-2307, FAX:+1-707-578-2052, E-MAIL:, “MONSSTR – High Performance Solid State Recorder” 


   1:30         Joel Williams, SES, Inc., 7474 Greenway Center Dr, Ste 700, Greenbelt MD 20770-3523, Phone: +1-301-441-3694, FAX: +1-301-441-3697, E-mail:, "The IEEE Media Management Systems Standards" 


2:00         Ian D. Norman and Rod Roderique, DoD, Phone: +1-301-688-9977, E-mail:, "Use of  Fiber-Channel Full Fabric and Storage Area Network Technology, Are you ready for the challenge?" 


  3:00         Hoot Thompson, Patuxent Technology Partners LLC, 11030 Clara Barton Drive, Fairfax Station VA 22039, Phone:+1-703-250-3754, FAX: +1-703-250-3742, E-mail:, "Storage Area Networks and File Systems"


   3:30         Alla Lake, EcoLogic, 4409 Forbes Blvd, Lanham MD 20706, phone: +1-240-737-4008,  E-mail:, "Technology Migration: Migrating 1.5 TB on an operational system"   

  4:00          Joseph Lloyd Jr, NAWCAD, Patuxent River, Maryland, Phone: +1-301-342-5972, E-mail:, "Report of 104th Telemetry Group Range Commanders council"


 Wednesday, May 9, 2001 


  9:00        Curt Tilmes, , NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt MD 20771, Phone: +1-301-614-5534,  FAX: +1-301-614-5269, E-mail:, "MODIS Data Processing System" 

  9:30         Jay Balakirsky, Smiths/Fairchild Defense, 20301 Century Boulevard, Germantown MD 20874, Phone:+1-301-428-6633, E-mail:, Solid State Data Recording” 


10:00        Russ Prechtl, L-3 Communication  Systems-East, 1215 Jefferson Davis Highway, Suite 1205, Arlington,VA 22202, Phone:+1-703-412-7190 x 23, FAX: +1-703-412-7198, E-mail:, S/TAR Solid State Recorder”


11:00        Linda Kempster,  Imerge Consulting, 603 North Point Dr., Holmes Beach FL  34217, Phone: +1-941-778-1196, E-mail:, "Selected Notes from the IEEE Mass Storage Symposium"

11:30        Pete Vega, Artic Systems, Inc., 15320 Spencerville Court, Suite 201 & 202, Burtonsville, MD 20866, Phone: +1-301-572-2800, E-mail:, “Clear VueX, Image / Video / Document Compression and Encryption"


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