Your browser does not support JavaScript!

VTS/FOC/CSS systems engineering approach to system's architecture

VTS/FOC/CSS systems engineering approach to system's architecture

For access to this article, please select a purchase option:

Buy chapter PDF
(plus tax if applicable)
Buy Knowledge Pack
10 chapters for $120.00
(plus taxes if applicable)

IET members benefit from discounts to all IET publications and free access to E&T Magazine. If you are an IET member, log in to your account and the discounts will automatically be applied.

Learn more about IET membership 

Recommend Title Publication to library

You must fill out fields marked with: *

Librarian details
Your details
Why are you recommending this title?
Select reason:
ICT Solutions and Digitalisation in Ports and Shipping — Recommend this title to your library

Thank you

Your recommendation has been sent to your librarian.

The appendix describes a decomposition of a system into hardware component items and computer software component items based on the author's on-field experience in the concept, realization and delivery of vessel traffic service (VTS) and coastal surveillance systems (CSS) in different countries.

Chapter Contents:

  • A.1 Command and control (C2) subsystem
  • A.1.1 The POINT
  • A.1.1.1 The authorization procedures and start-up of the POINT console presentation
  • A.1.2 Central main server (CMS) subsystem
  • A.1.3 Database subsystem (DBS)
  • A.1.4 Central Archive Server
  • A.1.5 Global Positioning System
  • A.1.6 Output devices (ODVs) (video walls, projectors, printers)
  • A.2 Radar subsystem
  • A.2.1 Radar sensor
  • A.2.2 Radar head processor
  • A.2.2.1 Generation of digital video
  • A.2.2.2 Plot extraction
  • A.3 Electro-optic subsystem
  • A.3.1 Video remote-control server
  • A.3.2 Pan/tilt head
  • A.3.3 IR camera
  • A.3.4 LLLTV camera
  • A.3.5 Digital video recorder
  • A.4 Radio subsystem
  • A.4.1 Instructor station
  • A.4.2 Radar simulator
  • A.4.3 Training operator console
  • A.4.4 Training CMS
  • A.5 Simulation and training subsystem
  • A.6 Site security subsystem (ACS)
  • A.7 Perimetric subsystem
  • A.8 Power supply subsystem

Inspec keywords: marine systems; traffic engineering computing; surveillance; computerised monitoring; systems engineering

Other keywords: VTS/FOC/CSS systems engineering; hardware component items; coastal surveillance systems; vessel traffic service; system architecture; computer software component items

Subjects: Computerised instrumentation; Traffic engineering computing; Control engineering computing

Preview this chapter:
Zoom in

VTS/FOC/CSS systems engineering approach to system's architecture, Page 1 of 2

| /docserver/preview/fulltext/books/tr/pbtr030e/PBTR030E_appendixa-1.gif /docserver/preview/fulltext/books/tr/pbtr030e/PBTR030E_appendixa-2.gif

Related content

This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address