Communication Goals
• To provide the necessary connectivity
and data conduits for CARA science
• Availability
– 24 hour connection
– Multiple satellites
• Bandwidth
– ~1-2GB/day throughputs (for CARA only)
• Performance
– Ease of use
– Transparent, interactive, connection to Internet
– Solid, reliable low latency connection
– Use as if one was in one’s office
• Types of services
– Data return
– Internet
– Voice
– Fax
– Remote development
– Remote operation