is a global technology leader for the Aerospace, Space, Defence, Security and Transportation markets. In 2008, the company generated revenues of 12.7 billion Euro with 68,000 employees in 50 countries. With its 25,000 engineers and researchers, Thales has a unique capability to design, develop and deploy equipment, systems and services that meet the most complex security requirements. Thales has an exceptional international footprint, with operations around the world working with customers as local partners. The company involved in this project is Thales Communications S.A. that is developing new products, pooling technical expertise or developing joint bids under numerous agreements with its European partners. Thales Communications S.A. also co-operates with many SMEs and Research Centres in National Programs (RNRT, RNTL) or European Programs (EUREKA, ICT, ACTS, INCO).
Within Thales Communications S.A., the Software Core for Computer based systems department (SC2) located in Palaiseau (France) has a mission to study and provide middleware solutions for future Thales systems and is acting for the whole Thales group. With CHOReOS, SC2 leverages its contribution to European projects on large scale dynamic systems such as S4ALL (Service for All, ITEA2), SEMEASY (SEmantic makes Middleware EASY, Leader, ITEA2), SemEUsE (Semantic Bus of Services, ANR), ITEmIS (IT and Embedded Systems, ANR) and CONNECT (FP7/FET).
Thales brings to CHOReOS its knowledge of industrials requirements through its business domain experts and its understanding of large scale system integration. More precisely, THA endeavours the implementation of the choreography projection to component-based systems (SCA), participates to the global integration of CHOReOS components and assume most of the “Passenger-friendly airport” use case. THA undertake also the lead of the project which allows a complete grasp of the subject
during project’s lifetime.
|Sebastien Keller - (Project Coordinator and WP11 Leader) .|
|Benoit Bruyère -(WP6 Leader) is project manager and SOA Architect|
|Pierre Chatel, Research & Technology Software Engineer, PhD Computer Science|
CHOReOS is a project of the FP7 European program: FP7-ICT-2009-5 - Objective 1.2 (grant agremment n° 257178)