Program Description: The CTIO/DECam is a 570Mpix imager in the AURA Observatory, Chile. First light was Sept. 2012.
Year Started: 2012.
Organization Description: Collaboration of scientists in Australia, US, and Korea.
Data Description: Each image is 1GB. Generates 0.3-0.5TB per night. The data is automatically transferred with a “Data Transport System” developed at NOAO in Tucson (uses XML-RPC).
Project Type: Data Repository
Project Domains: Math and Physical Sciences
No budget information
Federal Funding: NSF
|Location||Lat/Lon Coordinates||Location Type||Data Type||Data Generation||Single Data Instance Size (TB)||Estimated Daily Data Size (GB)||Estimated Annual Data Size (PB)||Average Sustained Throughput (Gbps)||Maximum Sustained Throughput (Gbps)||Online Repository Size (PB)||Total Repository Size (PB)||Delay Tolerance (minutes)||Jitter Sensitive?||Uses the Cloud?|
|Tucson, AZ, United States||32.22,-110.93||Data Repository||Image||Scheduled||0.00||500.00||0.18000001||-||-|
|AURA Observatory, Chile||-29.91,-71.25||Instrument||Image||Scheduled||0.00||500.00||0.18000001||-||-|