WP3 organizes the activities necessary to distribute knowledge of the VObs framework among European Data Centres.
WP3-2 gathers feedback from the VObs framework implementation by data centres.
WP3 Description of work
Motivation of data centres to implement the VObs framework and support to this implementation.
Gathering feedback from implementation and new requirements from individual data centres specific needs, and transmission of this feedback to VO-TECH and other technological projects and to IVOA to insure global interoperability.
This includes :
Two Euro-VO Data Centre Workshops
Visits of experienced VObs developers to national meetings or sites selected by partners
Diffusion of knowledge about the VObs framework among European data centres
Creation of a forum for the discussion and sharing of good practice
Feedback on the VObs framework and new requirements from the data centres to teams developing the VObs framework
Month 26Final Board-PCT meeting, 19&20 November 2008, Villafranca del Castillo, Madrid (Spain): Assessment of WP3 activities from deliverables D8 and D9 in preparation of the final Board meeting
Following the discussions at the first Board meeting on topics of common interest for several partners, and allowing WPs to organised focussed Workshops in addition to the major Workshops foreseen as project deliverables, a workshop on "Astronomical Spectroscopy and the VO" has been organised at ESAc in March 2007: