2011 Technical Session

Planetary Data System Technical SessionĀ 

Engineering Node, Pasadena, CA

September 20, 2016 – September 22, 2016

If you have questions that are not answered here, contact Emily Law (818)354-6208, emily.s.law@jpl.nasa.gov.

Time and Place

The PDS Technical Session will be held: 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. Monday September 20, 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. Tuesday September 21, 9:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m. Wednesday September 22. All sessions will be held in Conference Room (xxx) Caltech 1200 E. California Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91125.


2011 PDS Spring Tech Session Agenda

2/28/2011 (8:30 AM – 5:15 PM)
8:30Welcome / OpeningLogistic, introduction, purpose, etcDan
8:45Project OverviewOvervew of the projectDan
9:15Key QuestionsKey questions we want to answer ( e.g , the FAQ of PDS4)Dan
9:30DDWG Project UpdateStatus report on PDS4 Standards DevelopmentSteve
10:15PDS4 Data Standards ConceptsPDS4 Data Standards Concepts Overview and DiscussionAnne
11:15PDS4 GlossaryPDS4 Glossary Overview and DiscussionDick
1:15Document Set OverviewDocument Purpose and Content Overview (Concepts, Stds Ref, DPH, DD, and Glossary)Mitch
1:45Local Data DictionariesLocal Data Dictionaries and their InterfacesAnne
2:15Label OverviewLabel Overview From Model to XML FileEd, Joe, Steve J., Debbie
3:30Questions and AnswersQuestions and AnswersElizabeth
3/01/2011 (8:30 AM – 5:15 PM)
8:30Data Set Migration OverviewData Set Migration of a Worked ExampleMitch
9:30Data Set Migration Demonstration – 1Demonstration of an Atmosphere’s PDS3 Data Set MigrationLyle, Lynne
10:45Data Set Migration Demonstration – 2Demonstration of an Atmosphere’s PDS3 Data Set Migration – ContinuedLyle, Lynne
11:45Questions and AnswersQuestions and AnswersElizabeth
1:15System Overview; SDWG Project UpdateDiscuss the big picture with respect to system design and development, where we are and what are the plans for future buildsSean
2:00System Core ConceptsDiscuss the core concepts of the systemSean
3:15PDS4 Ingestion PlanDiscuss the plans to support PDS4 ingestion including the phasing, tool support, and end-to-end flowSean
4:15Product Registration DemonstrationDiscuss and demonstrate product registration using the Registry Service and Harvest Tool and the various related scenariosPaul
4:45Wrap up  
3/02/2011 (8:30 AM – 12:30 PM)
8:30PDS4 Distribution PlanDiscuss the distribution architecture, search ,tools   and capabilitiesSean
9:30PDS4 IntegrationDiscuss how PDS4 components will be deployed across PDS, their phasing, and the layered infrastructureSean/Emily
10:45Schedule/Deployment/OperationsDiscuss which software components go live at Build 2 and how this impacts current operations. This is essentially a transition discussionEmily/Dan
11:45Wrap up  


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Access to Meeting

Once you arrive at JPL security gate, the security guard will guide you to the visitor parking area. Cross the street from the visitor parking area, register at JPL Visitor Center. Either Dan or Emily will be there to escort you to the meeting. Dan’s cell phone is (818) 653-5363 and Emily’s is (818) 667-5535 should anyone has any problems.


Coffee/tea and refreshments will be available for 3 days. There are also soft drink and snack vending machines in the building and cafeterias where they serve lunch. A group dinner will be held at TBD. IL Fornaio Italian Restaurant located at 24 West Union Street, Pasadena, CA 91103 (626)683-9797.


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Internet Access

You may bring a laptop to the meeting.

The JPL Guest Internet access uses DHCP so you do not need to know a specific address. Your laptop must be configured to use DHCP. There are no restrictions on the JPL Guest Internet access.

The wireless Network Name (SSID) is broadcasted: JPLGuestInternet. It will be available in the meeting room. To log on: Open a web browser and go to any JPL external web site. You will be redirected to a Terms of Service page before you can continue. You must read the Terms of Service and click the Agree button.

Restrictions apply to use of the JPL Guest Internet service include: Users cannot access resources on the JPL Intranet, although they can connect to the JPL public web site (https://www.jpl.nasa.gov) and the MeetingPlace web site (http://meetingplace.jpl.nasa.gov). In addition, they cannot use the JPL mail (smtp) server for sending e-mail. Therefore, we recommend that visitors launch the corporate VPN client to access e-mail services.