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Introduction to SoS Operational Test and DoDAF

Introduction to SoS Operational Test and DoDAF training covers Operational Test (OT) and Evaluation processes applied to System of systems engineering and integration using DoDAF viewpoints.

This introductory applied SoS Operational Test and Evaluation DoDAF 2.02  training workshop provides participants with a solid foundation for applying Model-Based Systems Engineering principles and System of Systems (SoS) Operational Test (OT) and Evaluation best practices with the DoD Architecture Framework 2.02 (DoDAF 2.02) standard framework. The workshop style 3-day training teaches participants  how to solve practical Operational Test  and Evaluation (OT&E) problems using using a pragmatic subset of DoDAF 2.02 viewpoints and SysML diagram types that are appropriate for the system of Systems (SoS) Operational Test  and Evaluation (OT&E).

Learn and Understand:

  • Principles behind Operational Test and Evaluation
  • Interactions between the system under test and its system of systems.
  • Testing procedures  at the system of systems level
  • Test domains including operational test and integration
  • Test and evaluate warfighting capabilities under realistic operational conditions
  • Testing procedures to determine their effectiveness, suitability and impact on mission accomplishment
  • Techniques to deliver capability focused and aligned operational assessments, procedures and tactics for new warfighting capabilities
  •  Using DoDAF viewpoints for Operational Test and Evaluation gap analysis

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of introduction to DoDAF training course, attendees are able to:

  • Understand and discuss the principals and concepts of DoDAF 2.02
  • Discuss the DoDAF framework Viewpoints
  • Understand and explain the DoDAF terminology and notation
  • Discuss architectural structure behind System of Systems (SoS) and Operation Test and Evaluation (OT&E)
  • Understand what it means to create DoDAF “Fit for Purpose” architectures
  • Articulate the use of DoDAF 2.02 in analyzing and modeling SoSE&I and OT&E
  • Apply and create SoSE&I and OT&E related DoDAF Viewpoints and models

Course Content

DoDAF 2.0 Architecture Framework

  • DoDAF Introduction, Overview, and Key Concepts
  • DoDAF Artifacts
  • Models, Roles, Relationships and Catalogs
  • DoDAF Version 2.0 Architecture Data and Viewpoints
  • All Viewpoint (AV)
  • Capability Viewpoint (CV)
  • Data and Information Viewpoint (DIV)
  • Operational Viewpoint (OV)
  • Project Viewpoint (PV)
  • Services Viewpoint (SvcV)
  • Standards Viewpoint (StdV)
  • Systems Viewpoint (SV)
  • DoDAF vs. Systems Engineering and System of Systems Engineering (SoSE)
  • Using DoDAF Architecture for Gap Analysis

Principles behind System of Systems (SoS)

  • What is SoS?
  • Comparison of Systems and Systems of Systems (SoS)
  • SoS and SoS SE
  • SoS Management
  • SoS Net-Centricity
  • SoS Modeling and Simulation
  • Key Elements of SoS SE
  • SE Processes and SoS Environments
  • SoS, Systems and Relationships
  • Performance to Capability Objectives Assessment
  • SoS Architecture
  • Orchestrating Upgrades to SoS
  • SE Process Support for System of Systems Engineering (SoSE)
  • Requirements Analysis and Development
  • Logical Analysis and Design Solution
  • Implementation
  • Integration
  • Verification & Validation (V&V)
  • Transition
  • Decision Analysis
  • Technical Planning
  • Technical Assessment
  • Requirements Engineering and Management
  • Risk Management
  • Cyber Security
  • Configuration Management
  • Change Management
  • Data Management
  • Interface Management

System of Systems Engineering and Integration (SoSE&I) Principles

  • System of Systems Engineering and Integration
  • System of Systems Integration (SoSI)
  • System of Systems Engineering (SoSE)
  • Coordinated System of System (SoS) analysis, engineering and architectural and integration
  • Managing, validating and synchronizing the fielding of integrated capabilities

System of Systems Engineering and Integration using DoDAF 2.02

  • Modeling, Simulation, and Emulation of Operational Networks
  • Modeling, Simulation, and Emulation of Operational Test (OT)
  • SoS Engineering & Integration Construct
  • SoS Engineering (SoSE)
  • Principles behind Net Centric and “ALWAYS ON”
  • Requirements Analysis
  • Architectures Analysis Trades
  • SoS Engineering
  • SoS Implementation Plan
  • SoS Integration (SoSI)
  • Fielding Synchronization
  • SoS Integration Field
  • Sos Integration (LAB)
  • Development V&V
  • Netcentric System of Systems Engineering (SoSE)
  • System of systems analysis, engineering, architectural and integration viewpoints with DoDAF 2.02

Principles of Operational Test & Evaluation (OT&E)

  • Full spectrum of operational test and evaluation (OT&E) capability
  • Systems, System of Systems (SoS) operational concepts
  • Discovery, experimentation, development, acquisition, or assessment
  • Applied Systems Engineering (SE)
  • Data Collection
  • Data Analysis
  • Process Engineering for Test and Evaluation
  • Requirements Decomposition
  • Test Plans
  • Test Cases
  • Integrated Master Test Schedules
  • In-Field Testing of C4 Systems
  • Thread Development
  • Support of the decision process
  • Acquisition Strategy
  • Systems Engineering Plan (SEP)
  • Test and Evaluation Master Plan (TEMP)
  • Life-Cycle Sustainment Plan (LCSP)
  • Using DoDAF Architecture for SoS OT&E Gap Analysis

SoS Operational Testing and Evaluation Capability

  • Test and Evaluation Strategy (TES)
  • Test and Evaluation Master Plan (TEMP)
  • System of Systems (SoS) realistic, relevant, and testable requirements
  • Unambiguous, testable, and relevant requirements
  • Requirements for missions in combat, and operationally and technically realistic
  • Principles behind Engage Early to Improve Requirements
  • Planned Concept of Operations (CONOPS)
  • Testing in realistic operational environments
  • Integrate Developmental, Live Fire, and Operational Testing
  • Substantially and Initial Operational Test & Evaluation (IOT&E)
  • Reliability, Availability, Maintainability
  • Cost rationale for meeting reliability requirements
  • Integrate Developmental, Live Fire, and Operational Testing
  • Evaluation of Operational Effectiveness
  • Evaluation of Operational Suitability
  • SoS Operational Suitability Requirements
  • Reliability, availability and compatibility
  • Transportability, interoperability, and wartime usage rates
  • Maintainability, safety, human factors, manpower supportability, and logistics supportability
  • Modeling, documentation, environmental effects, and training requirements

Operational Test and Evaluation (OT&E) Management

  • Introduction to Operational Test and Evaluation
  • The OT&E Process
  • Defense Systems Acquisition Process
  • OT&E and SE/ SoSE Processes
  • Scientific Test and Analysis Techniques (STAT)
  • Requirements Documentation
  • Program Decision and Management Documentation
  • Test Program Documentation
  • “Test” and “Evaluation”
  • The Evaluation Process
  • Test and Evaluation Management Planning
  • Evaluating Developmental and Operational Tests
  • Integrated Testing
  • Quality In Design
  • Production Management
  • Production Qualification Testing
  • Test Planning, Execution and Reporting Evaluation
  • OT&E to Support Decision Reviews
  • Test and Evaluation Master Plan (TEMP)
  • Temp Requirements
  • Obtaining Test Resources
  • “Black Box” Versus “White Box” Testing
  • Testing for Vulnerability and Lethality
  • Logistics Support OT&E
  • Electromagnetic Environmental Effects (E3) Testing and Spectrum Supportability (SS)
  • Interoperability and Cyber Security
  • Multi-Service and Joint Testing
  • International OT&E Programs
  • FCT and NATO Comparative Test (NCT) Programs
  • T&E Management in Multi-National Programs
  • S. and NATO Acquisition Programs

Operational Test & Evaluation (OT&E) Gap Analysis and Modeling with DoDAF 2.02

  • Visualizing architectural data is accomplished through models
  • Defining, Creating and Building DODAF 2.0 Viewpoints Workshop
  • Defining a OT&E Project
  • Defining Selected OT&E Viewpoints
  • Using TONEX DoDAF Roadmaps and Framework
    • SoS OT&E Need
    • SoS OT&E Assumptions
    • SoS OT&E Authority and Responsibility
    • SoS OT&E Goals
    • SoS OT&E Objectives
    • SoS OT&E Mission
    • SoS OT&E Constraints
    • SoS OT&E Operational Concepts
    • Build, Integrate, Test, Integrated Test, Verification, Tuning, Validation assistance, Accreditation assistance, Operation assistance
    • Example of Selected DoDAF Viewpoints
    • AV-1, OV-1, OV-2, OV-3, OV-4, OV-5, SV-1, SV-2, SV-5, CV-1, CV-3, SvcV-1, SvcV-2, SvcV-3, SvcV-5, PV-1, PV-2

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