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VLT science archive system
Author(s): Miguel A. Albrecht; Elisbetta Angeloni; Allan Brighton; Fabio Sogni; Andreas J. Wicenec; Houri Ziaeepour
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Paper Abstract

The ESO very large telescope (VLT) will deliver a science archive of astronomical observations well exceeding the 80 Terabytes mark already within its first six years of operations. ESO is undertaking the design and development of both on-line and off-line archive facilities. This paper reviews the current planning and development state of the VLT science archive project.

Paper Details

Date Published: 3 July 1998
PDF: 6 pages
Proc. SPIE 3349, Observatory Operations to Optimize Scientific Return, (3 July 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.316492
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Miguel A. Albrecht, European Southern Observatory (Germany)
Elisbetta Angeloni, European Southern Observatory (Germany)
Allan Brighton, European Southern Observatory (United States)
Fabio Sogni, European Southern Observatory (Germany)
Andreas J. Wicenec, European Southern Observatory (Germany)
Houri Ziaeepour, European Southern Observatory (Germany)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 3349:
Observatory Operations to Optimize Scientific Return
Peter J. Quinn, Editor(s)

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