Tender issueThe Consultative Committee for Space Data Systems
(CCSDS) Optical Working Group is currently addressing 3 main scenarios for high data rate optical links:i) High Data Rate scenario(Data Relay)ii) High Photon Efficiency (Deep Space)iii) Low Implementation Complexity scenario (LEO-to-ground).
Space communications protocols developed by the international Consultative Committee for Space Data Systems
(CCSDS) were recently employed to achieve a first-ever cooperation between the Chinese National Space Administration (CNSA) and the European Space Agency (ESA).
The OAIS reference model was developed b v the Consultative Committee for Space Data Systems
html) commissioned by RLG and the Commission on Preservation and Access, as well as on the more recent Open Archival Information System (OAIS) reference model advanced by the Consultative Committee for Space Data Systems
(a 148-page July 2001 Adobe PDF document that's available at http://www.
More than 100 space missions have already signed on to use protocols standardized by the International Consultative Committee for Space Data Systems