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Customer: DGA - Ministère de la Défense (DGA)

Programme: GHOM

Supply Chain: DGA > CS Group PDA


Services inherent in the project carried out by CS : Architecture design and distribution of activities to the partners, Hardware, software and equipments supply, Specific developments contribution (e.g the Information System portal), Validation and installation activities, Operators, workshop leaders and managers training, Integrated Logistic Support (ILS).

Main Picture

CS Group responsabilities are as follows:

  • Project manager in partnership with Magellium and Geo212

The features are as follows:

  • The system in made of several workshops :
  • For production : scanned maps, images, vector and raster data
  • For control and planification
  • For project studies
  • For diffusion
  • For inputs and assets management

Project implementation

The project objectives are as follows:

  • To provide armed forces a shared and relevant cartographic reference for a common understanding of the operational conditions in the perspective of preparing/running military operations, via workshops for:

The processes for carrying out the project are:

  • Continuous integration

Technical characteristics

The solution key points are as follows:

  • Modern technical solution (WEB, SOA),
  • Efficient software in the raster and vector data management,
  • Geo-library information portal compliant with new standards,
  • Mixed systems in an environnement strongly constrained by security and performances (huge amount of data),

The main technologies used in this project are:

Domain Technology(ies)
Hardware environment(s) SUN workstations and servers, PC, Apple,
Operating System(s) Solaris, Mac OS, Windows Vista
Programming language(s) Java
Interoperability (protocols, format, APIs) Robot d’archivage, Portail Web,
Production software (IDE, DEVOPS etc.) Eclipse, TestLink, Spring
Main COTS library(ies) Oracle, PostgreSQL, ESB service Mix, ESRI, Ingergraph, FME, Lorienne, GeoView, ERDAS, Nuxeo, MapServer, Udig, GeoServer, geotools, tomcat, apache, life ray, eclipse RCP (UDig)