"Discover, Architect, Visualize and Manage the Echelons of the Enterprise™"

About ADI

Advantage Development, Inc. has been in business providing system engineering and system architecting services since 1992, and has been most visible in the Government at the Department of Defense (DOD).  Our involvement with DOD has been focused upon the Command, Control, Communications, Computer, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) Architecture Framework, now DoD Architecture Framework (DODAF) since its inception in 1995.

Since 1995, ADI has worked with a diverse range of clients including the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Command, Control, Communications and Intelligence (OASD/C3I), which is now the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Networks and Information Integration (OASD (NII)).  Additional efforts have been completed for the following and their respective prime contractors:

ADI draws upon a strong set of Core Competencies to deliver the following services to these and other customer groups:

  • DOD Architecture Framework
  • Knowledge Discovery
  • System Tools (Software) Integrations
  • System Engineering and Requirements Management
  • Modeling and Simulation
  • Object Database Management: Versant, Cache, Objectivity
  • Mobile Routing and Video Surveillance
  • Video Analytics and Meaning-based Computing

We have mastered a set of critical processes and tools:

  • Integrated Enterprise Architectures for All Echelons
  • Knowledge Discovery: Unstructured, Structured, Audio to Text and Video
  • IDEF0 Modeling
  • TeamCenter SLATE
  • TeamCenter System Engineering
  • TeamCenter TCL
  • Microsoft Office Including Visio and Project
  • Autonomy IDOL Server and Virage (Video Surveillance)

These Core Competencies, Processes and Tools have enabled to us to successfully develop and deliver leading-edge product and service solutions:

Function Demonstrated Product or Service
Architectures and Knowledge Discovery Operational / Reference/ Baseline Implementation/ Governance for
FORCEnet, CBRN, Expeditionary Warfare
System/ Target/ Compliance Artifacts
Technical Studies and
Analysis in
support of JCIDS
Information Support Plans (automation, integrated architectures and technical views)
Process automation and integration studies
Concept development / requirements analysis Requirements integration and evaluation as a part of the Signal Fire domain
Specification development Developments of SOWs and specifications for JPMIS Signal Fire, including integration of requirements to the architecture models
Strategic planning for technology programs Mobile routing and networking
Video surveillance (enhancement, compression and analytics)
Encryption key management policy level architecture
Technology assessments Evaluations of commercial technologies
Assessments of applicability to military environments
Documentation / reports / plans Documents, reports and plans for Regiment CE, LPD-17 Information Support Plan, Signal Fire implementation and other items
Modeling and simulation support Entire architecture framework of operational, system, technical and actor views of architecture and enabling of these with sufficient information to simulate them in real world
Test and evaluation support Test and evaluation support through integration of requirements and test development in concert with the functional and system requirements

Advantage Development, Inc. P. O. Box 45154 Westlake, OH 44145 (p) 216-570-8775