A Practical Approach to Software Portability Based on Strong Typing and Architectural Stratification

  • Andrey Koltashev
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2789)


This paper describes an approach to porting onboard software for communication satellites to new platforms that use various onboard computers and devices. The approach relies on the strong typing and separate compilation of Modula-2 and allows to port up to 80% of the application software.


Communication Satellite Informatics System Strong Typing Abstraction Layer Onboard Computer 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andrey Koltashev
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  1. 1.Onboard Software DepartmentThe Reshetnev NPO Pricladnoi MekhaniciZheleznogorsk, Krasnoyarsk regionRussia

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