Data Management System Standing Committee meeting
April 24–25, 2003
IRIS DMC Seattle, Washington
MDC-OME Internet Link
A clear understanding as to the need for the MDC to Obninsk Internet link is needed. Tim Ahern will contact Moscow Data Center and OME to understand the current connectivity between Obninsk and Moscow.
Timeliness of Pick Reporting
Tim Ahern will write a letter to UW, ASL & IDA regarding timeliness of pick reporting to NEIC and ISC.
Industry Seismic Data
DMS Standing Committee is highly in favor of archiving industry data from Chevron/Texaco at the IRIS DMC.
Distribution of USArray Event Products
The USARRAY real-time data distribution system should also support the distribution of event-oriented data from the FARM and SPYDER® systems.
Communicate to CoCOM (& discuss at FDSN meeting) the IRIS DMS thoughts with respect to extensions to SEED format.
Acquisition of SUN Servers
See if the SUN cost-matching program can be used when acquiring the new SunFire systems.
Guust Nolet will contact program in Trieste regarding training program about metadata. DMSSC recommends providing seed money in support of this activity.
Special Interest Group at Workshop
Schedule a Special Interest Group (SIG) meeting at the 2003 IRIS Workshop on “The Future of SAC”.
Software Development Center at USC
Contact University of South Carolina about delivery of SOD GUI within the next funding year. Establish clear understanding as to the long term funding plans for the USC software effort.
The DMSSC recommends that E&O program purchases a GEOWALL.
Committee members will submit comments to Tim and Guust regarding the Strategic Plan document well in advance of the IRIS Workshop.
The DCCs should generate monthly statistics indicating the amount of data that flows directly from the DCCs to places other than the IRIS DMC. These statistics should be sent to the IRIS DMS Program Manager.