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Formal reports about the project's activities. These reports are also presented to the European Commission as "deliverables", to provide evidence of the project's progress. Whilst some deliverables are confidential and restricted to project participants and the European Commission, all public deliverables may be downloaded from the links below. 
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GN3-13-003_DJ1-2-1_Technology-Investigation-of-OpenFlow-and-Testing.pdfDJ1-2.123/07/2013Technology Investigation of OpenFlow and Testing
This deliverable documents the results of JRA1 T1’s study of the state of the art of Software-Defined Networking and OpenFlow, and presents JRA2 T5’s design and deployment of the GÉANT OpenFlow Facility.
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GN3-13-109_DJ1-1-3_Transport-Network-Technologies-and-Operations.pdfDJ1.1.329/04/2013Transport Network Technologies and Operations
Further to the theoretical research into and extensive testing of Carrier Class Transport Network Technologies performed by JRA1 T1 in Y1-3, this report describes the additional testing in Y4 on MPLS-TP, EoMPLS and time-sensitive transport technologies.
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GN3-13-101_DJ3-1-2-3_Report-on-the-roaming-developments.pdfDJ3.1.2,318/04/2013Report on the roaming developments, including recommendations for long-term work
An update on R&D activities to support the eduroam service in its mission to supply roaming access to wireless networks. Includes monitoring developments in the industry, contributing to standards bodies & producing software to improve eduroam operations.
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GN3-13-036_Study of Environmental Impact.pdfDN3.5.411/04/2013Study of Environmental Impact: Initiatives Undertaken in GN3
Describes initiatives undertaken by the Green GÉANT team to reduce environmental impacts, particularly greenhouse gases, and makes recommendations. Areas covered include: green NMS, distance working, dematerialisation and disseminating green ICT.
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GN3-13-086_DN3-4-1-4_Campus-Best-Practice.pdfDN3.4.1,403/04/2013Annual Report on Campus Best Practices
Fourth annual report on the Campus Best Practice Task's work to address the key challenges for European campus networks, organise working groups and provide an evolving and to-the-point set of best-practice documents for the community.
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GN3-13-060_DS1-3-2-4_Annual_Advanced_Services_Usage_Report.pdfDS1.3.2,421/03/2013Annual Advanced Services Usage Report
Reports on the usage of GÉANT’s advanced services, GÉANT Plus and GÉANT Lambda, during Y4. Introduces each service and the E2ECU that supports their operation, and provides figures for new links delivered and the overall status of advanced services.
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GN3-12-394_DN3-3-1_Foresight-Study_ASPIRE-Final-Report.pdfDN3.3.105/03/2013Foresight Study: ASPIRE Final Report
Summary of A Study on the Prospects of the Internet for Research and Education (ASPIRE), which explored how Research and Education networking could develop during the period of the European Commission Horizon 2020 programme, producing 4 reports.
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GN3-12-442_DS4 1 3_Report_on_Summer_School_for_Developers_2012 doc_v1.0.pdfDS4.1.307/01/2013Report on Summer School for Developers
This document reports on the Summer School for Developers 2012, covering general event information, event structure, the scope of workshops and coding sessions. The report also summarises attendee feedback and results.
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GN3-12-256_DN3 5 3 Study of Environmental Impact v1.0.pdfDN3.5.307/09/2012Study of Environmental Impact: ICT Best Current Practice
Describes initiatives undertaken by the partners in Green GÉANT to reduce environmental impacts, particularly greenhouse gases, and makes recommendations. Areas covered include: power usage efficiency, virtualisation, traffic engineering and purchasing.
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GN3-12-123_DJ1-4-2_Virtualisation-Services-and-Framework_Study.pdfDJ1.4.229/05/2012Virtualisation Services and Framework Study
Updates the study of infrastructure virtualisation technologies and frameworks reported in DJ1.4.1. Presents a drawback analysis of virtualisation deployment for NRENs and GÉANT and defines a virtualisation service for GÉANT, GENUS.
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GN3-12-172_DS1-3-2-3_Annual_Advanced_Services_Usage_Report.pdfDS1.3.2,328/05/2012Annual Advanced Services Usage Report
Reports on the usage of GÉANT’s advanced services, GÉANT Plus and GÉANT Lambda, during Y3. Introduces each service and the E2ECU that supports their operation, and provides figures for new links delivered and the overall status of advanced services.
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GN3-12-100_DJ1-1-2_Transport-Network-Technologies-Study-and-Testing.pdfDJ1.1.225/05/2012Transport Network Technologies – Study and Testing
This report describes extensive testing of Carrier Class Transport Network Technologies (CCTNTs). The tests cover EoMPLS, Ethernet OAM, SE, PBB-TE, MPLS-TP, OTN and GMPLS, and the CGE technology proxy developed for AutoBAHN.
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GN3-12-063_DJ-1-2-2_State-of-the-Art-Photonic-Switching-Technologies-Study-and-Testing.pdfDJ1.2.225/05/2012State-of-the-Art Photonic Switching Technologies – Study and Testing
This document describes tests on 100G transmission technology; service restoration using GMPLS; AW; power consumption; an NGN solution based on the ALU 1830 PSS platform; and time and frequency transfer tests in the context of Photonic Services.
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GN3-11-218_DN2-1-2_Communications-Strategy-Planning-Messaging-Report.pdfDN2.1.224/05/2012Communications Strategy, Planning, Messaging Report
This deliverable provides a review of and update on Deliverable DN2.1.1, “Communications Strategy, Planning, and Messaging Report”, which was published in November 2009.
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GN3-11-400_DS2.3.2_Multi-Domain_Service_Performance_Experience.pdfDS2.3.214/05/2012Multi-Domain Service Performance Experience
GN3 SA2’s experiences with the federated PERT service eduPERT
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GN3-12-112_DS1-1-3-3_Annual Report-SA1-Task1_v1.0.pdfDS1.1.3,302/05/2012SA1 T1 Annual Report
Third annual report for SA1 Network Build and Operations, Task 1 Network Planning and Procurement Preparation.
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GN3-12-143_DN3-4-1-3_Campus-Best-Practice_v1.0.pdfDN3.4.1,302/05/2012Annual Report on Campus Best Practices
Third annual report on the Campus Best Practice Task's work to address the key challenges for European campus networks, organise working groups and provide an evolving and to-the-point set of best-practice documents for the community.
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GN3-12-003_Composable_Network_Services DJ3_3_3_v1.0.pdfDJ3.3.321/03/2012Composable Network Services: GEMBus Developments
This deliverable presents the framework for GEMBus, the GN3 federated, multi-domain service- bus. It details infrastructure developments, as well as how different services are integrated with GEMBus.
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GN3-11-203_DJ2.5.1_Network_Factory_Footprint.pdfDJ2.5.127/01/2012Network Factory Footprint
This deliverable documents the proposed scope of the GÉANT Network Factory, the technologies currently available to realise it, and business aspects of indicative implementation scenarios as a basis for further study.
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GN3-11-354_DJ3-1.2-2_Roaming_Developments_v1.0.pdfDJ3.1.2,213/01/2012Roaming Developments
This deliverable provides an update to DJ3.1.2,1, and to research and development activities undertaken by JRA3 T1 to support new and emerging eduroam services supplying roaming access to wireless networks.
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GN3-11-404_TER-C11-complete-web.pdfDN3.1.1,317/12/2011TERENA Compendium 2011 Edition
TERENA Compendium of National Research and 
Education Networks in Europe 2011 Edition
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GN3-11-358_DS4.1.2_Report_on_Summer_School_for_Developers.pdfDS4.1.206/12/2011Report on Summer School for Developers
Report on the Summer School for Developers 2011, covering general event information, event structure, the scope of workshops and coding sessions. The report also summarises attendee feedback and results.
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GN3-11-002 Composable Network Services Framework and Architecture (GEMBus) DJ3.3.2 v1.0 24MAY11.pdfDJ3.3.227/05/2011Composable Network Services Framework and General Architecture
The framework and general architecture for GEMBus, the GN3 federated multi-domain service-oriented architecture.
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GN3-10-247 Proof of Concept DN4.3.2 v1.0 26MAY11.pdfDN4.3.227/05/2011Proof of Concept
Report on the discussions with EUMETSAT to understand their network requirements for potential use of the academic network formed by GÉANT and the NRENs, and the joint evaluation of different connectivity options
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GN3-11-134 eduGAIN Use Case Analysis DS3.3.2 v1.0 26May11.pdfDS3.3.227/05/2011eduGAIN Use-case Analysis
Overview of the work by SA3 T3 (eduGAIN) to analyse a range of use cases that support the development of the eduGAIN Policy Framework and Metadata Distribution System
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GN3-11-075_DN3 5 2_Study of Environmental Impact_v1.pdfDN3.5.227/05/2011Study of Environmental Impact
This deliverable describes a wide range of initiatives undertaken by the partners in the Green GÉANT team to reduce environmental impacts in general and emission of greenhouse gases in particular
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GN3-11-074_DJ1.3.2_Architecture Considerations for Federated Backbone Networks Study_v1.pdfDJ1.3.227/05/2011Architecture Considerations for Federated Backbone Networks
This deliverable considers all aspects of establishing a federated Point of Presence (PoP).
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Annual Report.pdfDS1.1.3,213/05/2011Annual Report SA1 T1
Second annual report for SA1: Network Build and Operations, Task 1: Network Planning and Procurement Preparation.
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TERENA-compendium2010-complete-web.pdfDN3.1.1,212/05/2011TERENA Compendium
Compendium of of National Research and Education Networks in Europe 2010 Edition 
                                                                  
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DN4-3-1_New_User_Communities_and_Application_Areas.pdfDN4.3.107/05/2011New User Communities and Application Areas
This document reports on the work done by NA4 Task 3 in liaising with new and emerging user projects and communities.
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GN3-11-001 Identity Federations DJ 3.2.1,2 v1.0 03MAY11.pdfDJ3.2.1,203/05/2011Identity Federations Yearly Deliverable
Covers GN3 JRA3 T2 Identity Federations continued work to research and develop ways for different identity federations to coexist and interact.
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GN3-11-077_DS1 3 2,2_Annual_Advanced_Services_Usage_Report_v1.pdfDS1.3.2,227/04/2011Annual Advanced Services Usage Report
Report on the take-up and usage of GÉANT’s advanced services, GÉANT Plus and GÉANT Lambda, during Year 2 of the GN3 Project.
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GN3-11-132-DN3412-v04-FinalReviewed.pdfDN3.4.1,227/04/2011Annual Report on Campus Best Practices
The overall objective of the Task is to address key challenges for European campus networks, organise working groups and provide an evolving and to-the-point set of best-practice documents for the community.
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GN3-10-040v2_DN4-2-1_GEANT_Service_Portfolio.pdfDN4.2.125/03/2011GÉANT Service Portfolio
This portfolio document provides an up-to-date snapshot of the connectivity services offered on the GÉANT backbone, and online resources to provide information, facilitate requests and assist in ongoing management
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GN3-10-352-DJ2-4-1_Spec_Advanced_Methods_for_Incident_and_Security_Threats_in_Multi-Domain_Environmentv2.pdfDJ2.4.107/03/2011Specification of Advanced Methods for Incident & Security Threats' Detection and Mitigation in a Multi-Domain Environment
An overview of technologies and opportunities for advanced methods for incident and security threat detection, with solutions to be deployed within the National Research and Education Networks and the inter-domain environment.
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GN3-10-304 DJ3.1.2-1  Roaming Developments 24FEB11.pdfDJ3.1.2-125/02/2011Roaming Developments
Research and development activities undertaken by JRA3 T1 to support new and emerging eduroam services supplying roaming access to wireless networks, including monitoring developments, producing software, and contributing to standards bodies
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GN3-10-279_DS1.1.1,2 Final GEANT Architecture_v1.pdfDS1.1.1,211/02/2011Final GÉANT Architecture
Final report on the findings of the backbone architecture study..  It presents architecutre options and recommendations for the future networking.
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GN3-10-344_DN2.2.1_Promotion_of_Deployment_and_Uptake_of_GN3_Services_at_a_Local_Level_v1.pdfDN2.2.101/02/2011Promotion of Deployment and Uptake of GN3 Services at a Local Level
Report on the services workshops undertaken by the Partner Services Promotion Task at the GÉANT PR Network Meetings to help promote the deployment and update of GEÉNT-related services at a local level.
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GN3-10-315_DN2.7.1_Focused Market Outreach_v1.pdfDN2.7.118/01/2011Focused Market Outreach
Report on the involvement of GN3 Networking Activity 2 Communication and Promotion Focused Market Outreach in creating and conducting a survey to gather user needs information.
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GN3-10-134v2-DS4-3-2_Report_on_Development_Infrastructure_Usage_and_Adoption.pdfDS4.3.205/10/2010Report on Development Infrastructure Usage and Adoption
Reports on the usage and adoption of the software development infrastructure that was specified in DS4.3.1 "Specification of Software Development Infrastructure"
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GN3-09-250 DJ1.3.1v1.0 Architecture Considerations for Federated Backbone Networks Study.pdfDJ1.3.105/10/2010Architecture Considerations for Federated Backbone Networks Study
This deliverable reports on an investigation into network federation, i.e. sharing resources among multiple independent networks
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GN3-10-157-DS3-1-1_Report_on_the_Establishment_Policy_Management_PUBLISHED.pdfDS3.1.113/07/2010Report on the Establishment and enhancement of the Policy Management Authority and Repository
This document reports on the work undertaken to establish and enhance the Policy Management Authority (PMA) and TACAR Repository, and the results achieved by the eduPKI Task (SA 3 Task 1).
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GN3-10-141 DS1 1 31 Annual Report SA1 T1v1 0.pdfDS1.1.3,128/05/2010SA1 Network Build and Operations: Task 1 Network Planning and Procurement Preparation
Annual report for SA1: Network Build and Operations, Task 1: Network Planning and Procurement Preparation.
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GN3-10-122 DJ1 2 1v1 0 State of the Art Photonic Switching Technologies_Read Only.docDJ1.2.127/05/2010State-of-the-Art Photonic Switching Technologies
This document investigates state-of-the-art and emerging optical networking technologies in order to determine how GÉANT and the NRENs can develop their networks to meet future demands
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GN3-09-225 DJ1.4.1v1.0 Virtualisation Services and Framework Study.pdfDJ1.4.126/05/2010Virtualisation Services and Framework Study
This deliverable presents the results of an initial comparative study of existing infrastructure virtualisation technologies and frameworks.
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GN3-10-110-DS1_3_2_1_AnnualAdvanced_Services_Usage_Reportv1-0.pdfDS1.3.2,126/05/2010Annual Advanced Services Usage Report
This deliverable reports on the take-up and usage of GÉANT’s advanced services, GÉANT Plus and GÉANT Lambda, during Year 1 of the GN3 Project
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GN3-09-224-DJ1-1-1v1-0_Transport_Network_Technologies_Study_Read_Only.docDJ1.1.126/05/2010Transport Network Technologies Study
This deliverable presents the initial findings of a study of Carrier Class Transport Network Technologies (CCTNT).
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GN3-10-081-DS3_3_1_eduGAIN_service_definition_and_policy.pdfDS3.3.120/05/2010eduGAIN service definition and policy Initial Draft
This Deliverable describes the goals of SA3 Task3 eduGAIN. It defines the services eduGAIN provides to the GÉANT community, the models it uses to provide those services, and the policy members agree to when using the eduGAIN services.
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GN3-10-131 DN3 5 1 Study of Environmental Impact v1.4.pdfDN3.5.120/05/2010Study of Environmental Impact - Energy Audit of the GÉANT Backbone Services
This document defines the common approach taken by all GN3 partners to conducting environmental (greenhouse gas) audits, in compliance with the ISO 14064 standard, and includes the audit of the GÉANT network.
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GN3-10-120v2-DN3-4-1-1_Annual_report_on_Campus_Best_Practices.pdfDN3.4.1,118/05/2010Annual Report on Campus Best Practices
‘Campus Best Practice’ is the title of one of the Tasks (Task 4) in the Networking Activity ‘Status and Trends’ (NA3) of the GN3 project.
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GN3-10-126_DS2-1-1_Multi-Domain_Service_Architecture.pdfDS2.1.110/05/2010Deliverable DS2.1.1: Multi-Domain Service Architecture
This deliverable provides an overview of the considerations and practices involved in creating a multi-domain service architecture.
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GN3-10-096 DN4-3-1_New_User_Communities_and_App_Areas.pdfD.N4.3.1.107/05/2010New User Communities and Application Areas
This document reports on the work done by NA4 Task 3 in liaising with new and emerging user projects and communities with the aim to understand their computing and hence networking requirements
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GN3-10-091_DS2-3-1_Monitoring_Service_Portfolio.pdfDS2.3.105/05/2010Monitoring Service Portfolio
This document outlines a strategy for monitoring services in the GN3 multi-domain environment, details key inputs into this strategy and provides a high level description of services that are proposed, in development, in production or retired.
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GN3-09-227 Deliverable DS1-1-1 Report on Backbone Arch Study v1.6.pdfDS1.1.122/04/2010Report on Backbone Architecture Study
This deliverable reports on the initial results of the backbone architecture study, as represented by the outcome of a series of Architecture Workshops, and on the supporting capacity planning exercise and Internet Exchange analysis.
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GN3-10-039-DJ3-2-1-1_Identity_Federations-FINAL.pdfDJ3.2.1.108/04/2010Identity Federations
This deliverable describes the work undertaken so far in GN3 JRA3 Task 2, “Identity Federations”. It describes the sub-tasks within the Task, the approaches taken, the results so far, and work planned for the future.
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GN3-10-002-DJ2-3-1_Specification_of_Advanced_Features_for_a_Multi-Domain_Monitoring_Infrastructure.pdfDJ2.3.110/02/2010Specification of Advanced Features for a Multi-Domain Monitoring Infrastructure
This deliverable specifies how an enhanced prototype of the perfSONAR system developed in GN2 can be delivered that provides additional monitoring functionality for multi-domain operations and services.
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GN3-10-144 TER-compendium-2009-full-def-web (2).pdfDN3.1.1,131/01/2010TERENA Compendium
TERENA Compendium of National Research and Education Networks in Europe 2009 Edition
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GN3-09-198-DJ3_3_1_Composable_Network_Services_use_cases.pdfDJ3.3.111/01/2010Composable Network Services use cases
 This document presents a list of the usecases considered by the GEMBus team to illustrate the possibilities that an infrastructure like this will be able to offer.
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GN3-09-226-DN2_1_1v9_Communications_Strategy_Planning_Messaging_Report.pdfDN2.1.127/11/2009Communications Strategy, Planning, Messaging Report
This deliverable describes the GÉANT project’s communications strategy, covering objectives, approach, implementation and measurement.
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GN3-09-213-DJ3_1_1_RadSec_Standardisation_and_Definition_of_eduroam_Extensions_20091106091343.pdfDJ3.1.123/11/2009RadSec Standardisation and Definition of eduroam Extensions
This Deliverable describes two items of work started in GN2 JRA5 Task 1 that are now being progressed in JRA3
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GN3-09-183v2-DS4-1-1_Initial_Best_Practice_Documents.pdfDS4.1.130/09/2009Initial Best Practice Documents
This deliverable provides an introduction to and brief summary of the initial set of best practice documents that have been created by Task 1 (Software Best Practices) of the SA4 activity (Software Governance).
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GN3-09-040-DJ2-2-1_Specification_of_Enhancements_and_Developments_for_the_AutoBAHN_System.pdfDJ2.2.131/05/2009Specification of enhancements and developments for the AutoBAHN system
The document describes the functionality extensions and further development plan of the AutoBAHN system, designed and deployed during GN2.
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