Canadian Space Science Data Portal Helps Solve Information Overload

Resource Author:  CANARIE
Resource Date:  4/29/2010
Resource Name:  SC Online News
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Canadian Space Agency to use sophisticated computing platform, created under a CANARIE-funded program, to help scientists understand the impact of the upper atmosphere on our planet. How do you know when you’ve got too much information? It’s when you’ve got to manage a daily data stream equivalent to a stack of books thirty stories high. The solution? A sophisticated computing environment, known as the Canadian Space Science Data Portal (CSSDP) that will also save up to $1M worth of R&D time and effort.