Common Architecture Issues related to CoABS and ALP

Craig Thompson
Object Services and Consulting, Inc.

This listing was compiled based on the ALP Workshop held in Tampa on 8-10 December 1999.

The ALP architecture needs to evolve to meet its FY99 and FY00 objectives of connecting to C2 execution environments and real data sources, supporting alternate worlds and contingency monitoring, interoperating with other systems (secret or allies or other logistics systems) and scaling to 100s of sites.   From the ALP Workshop, this is a listing of some of the important ALP architectural issues that need resolution within the next six months and that are related to parallel CoABS agent architectural concerns: