Work Package 3 :
Development of Trades, Integration, Certification and Metrics Methods

This work package shall develop various methods and processes for use during and after the programme.

Work Package 3

The methods aim to ensure that due consideration is given to the specific integration challenges when making design decisions or assessing the extent to which a candidate technology addresses those challenges.

The specific methods being:

  • Concept and Technology Candidate Selection Method and Criteria
  • Trade-off Method
  • Mission Systems Boundaries and Interface Identification Method
  • Safety, Security and Certification Needs

Metrics will also be defined to help measure the performance and success of the programme against its aims.

In later phases of the programme, this work package will collect and report the results from applying these methods and metrics to the technical work.