Open Computing Environment  

13 December 2018: Interim Kick Off

RSVP NLT 7 December 


On 13 December 2018, SOFWERX in collaboration with USSOCOM, will host an Interim Kick-Off Meeting to determine the fundamental form and function of the C-130 Open Computing Environment (OCE). This meeting will consist of two sections: instructional briefings on Open Mission Systems and current, pervasive Command & Control programs, and a collaboration event focusing on the resources, infrastructure and design needed for the OCE.


Tentative Agenda

13 December 2018
0800 – 0830: Check In (SOFWERX Doors Open at 0800)
0830 – 0900: SOFWERX 101 & Admin Remarks
0900 – 0930: What is an Open Mission System?
0930 – 1015: Multi-Domain Command and Control (MDC2) & Its Connection to Fixed Wing
1015 – 1030: Break
1030 – 1130: OMS Lessons Learned
1130 – 1230: Lunch (On Your Own)
        – Begin Collaboration –
1245 – 1345: Amazon Web Service Status
1345 – 1445: Resource Needs Discussion
1445 – 1645: Preliminary Design Work
1645 – 1700: Wrap Up


Event Location 
1925 E 2nd Avenue, Suite 102
Tampa, FL 33605


How You Can Participate

Government Only

To attend the 13 December Interim Kickoff: Closed (NLT 7 December)



For event related questions, please contact Kevin McClure, [email protected]


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