ISEC SE Architecture Note 18

Architecture Note #18 Published May 2018   The OUTREACH Program:  More than a helping hand Personal Prolog This is an Architecture Note.  It is the opinion of ISEC’s Chief Architect.  It represents an effort to document ISEC’s ongoing science and engineering discussions, and is one of many to be published over time.  Most importantly, it is…

Riding The Multi-Stage Elevator

Riding the Multi-stage Space Elevator First you need to get to Kiribati in the central Pacific Ocean, probably via Hawaii. As you approach, you will see a cluster of tubes rising from the terminus platform. The platform is floating and is stabilized in the same way as an oil exploration platform. When preparations are complete,…

ISEC SE Architecture Note 17

Architecture Note #17 Published April 2018 First, we had an idea; then we built the Roadmaps; and then we laid out the Strategic Approach.  Recently we assessed the technology readiness of the Transportation System.  Now we need Funding, so the Approach can become the Plan. Michael A. Fitzgerald   Personal Prolog This is an Architecture…