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Course Description

DODAF with UPDM Using CAMEO Enterprise Architect

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  • This course will teach the DOD Architecture Framework (DODAF) using the UPDM modeling language. It consists of 5 days of lecture with a hands-on practical exercise after each module plus a 4 hour lab exercise.
  • While there are no prerequisites for this course, previous systems engineering or enterprise architecture modeling experience is helpful.

Training Curriculum

Day 1

Getting Started with MagicDraw

  • Overview of MagicDraw tool interface
  • Common/basic modeling features and operations
  • Getting Started with MagicDraw


  • DODAF and UPDM Overview

Operational Views

  • OV Overview
  • OV-1 High Level Operational Concept Graphic
  • OV-2 Operational Node Connectivity Description

Day 2

Operational Views (continued)

  • OV-5 Operational Activity Model
  • OV-3 Operational Information Exchange Matrix
  • OV-4 Organizational Relationships Chart
  • OV-6a Operational Rules Model
  • OV-6b Operational State Transition Description
  • OV-6c Operational Event-Trace Description

Day 3

Systems Views/Services Views

  • SV-1 Systems Interface Description
  • SV-4 Systems Functionality Description
  • SV-6 Systems Data Exchange Matrix
  • SV-2 Systems Communications Description
  • SV-3 Systems-Systems Matrix
  • SV-5 Operational Activity to Systems Function Traceability Matrix
  • SV-10a Systems Rules Model
  • SV-10b Systems State Transition Description
  • SV-10c Systems Event-Trace Description
  • SV-7 Systems Performance Parameters Matrix
  • SV-8 Systems Evolution Description
  • SV-9 Systems Technology Forecast

Day 4

Capability Views

  • CV-1: Vision
  • CV-2: Capability Taxonomy
  • CV-3: Capability Phasing
  • CV-4: Capability Dependencies
  • CV-5: Capability to Organizational Mapping
  • CV-6: Capability to Operational Mapping
  • CV-7: Capability to Services Mapping

Project Views

  • PV-1: Project Portfolio Relationships
  • PV-2: Project Timeline
  • PV-3: Project to Capability Mapping

Standards Views

  • StdV-1 Technical Standards Profile
  • StdV -2 Technical Standards Forecast

Day 5

Data and Information Views

  • DIV-1:Conceptual Data Model
  • DIV-2: Logical Data Model
  • DIV-3: Physical Data Model

All View

  • AV-1 Overview and Summary Information
  • AV-2 Integrated Dictionary

Wrap Up

  • Course Review
  • Feedback Session
  • Questions & Answers

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