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OOI Status Update: February 12, 2016

OOI User Community and Colleagues, My name is Greg Ulses, and I’m the newly-appointed Program Director for OOI at the Consortium for Ocean Leadership.  I’m very excited about assuming this new role, and I’m very optimistic about OOI and its prospects and potential in 2016 and beyond.  It seems I’m arriving onboard at a very […]

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National Science Foundation Dear Colleague Letter: February 9, 2016

This week, the Ocean Sciences Division of the National Science Foundation (NSF/OCE) released an important update on OOI. As part of a previously planned and anticipated series of events connected with the transition of OOI from construction to operations NSF/OCE will carry out a recompetition to manage and operate the Ocean Observatories Initiative. Details below. […]

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OOI Status Update: January 29, 2016

The CI Team is completing testing of a series of software patches to the data ingestion and processing software that will improve the responsiveness of the OOINet interface as well as its ability to generate data products. These patches will be integrated into the live system during Monday’s regularly scheduled 4-5pm ET update. On Monday, […]

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Staff Consultations Next Week: Coastal and Global Arrays

OOI Operations Staff are available to meet with potential investigators who wish to submit proposals to deploy instruments on the OOI.  Investigators can schedule an appointment to meet virtually with OOI Operations Staff to discuss technical requirements, testing, and answer any other questions researchers might have regarding adding instrumentation to the OOI arrays. For more […]

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OOI Status Update: January 15, 2016

The OOI Data Team are working toward a data release schedule for downloading datasets from the OOI data portal and continue to conduct configuration validation of data streams. OOI data continue to be available for plotting on the OOI Data Portal. Select data streams are available for download from THREDDS and historical cruise data are […]

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OOI Status Update: January 08, 2016

Welcome to your Ocean Observatories Initiative. The OOI Data Portal is now OPEN to view data. Click here to create your login. We are opening up the OOI Data Portal immediately to the community for viewing data while we continue to conduct configuration validation of data streams.  Data viewed through the time series plotting function […]

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OOI Construction and Data Status Update: December 31, 2015

On Dec. 13, the OOI launched its new website and made all OOI Cruise Data available to the public.  Key resources on the new website include the OOI Data page detailing individual data tools, data products, and quality control information; the Researchers page where scientists can learn more about submitting OOI-related proposals, science workshops, and the observation and sampling […]

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OOI Construction and Data Status Update: December 2, 2015

Fall 2015 marked the completion of the build and deployment phase of all OOI marine infrastructure, including 7 arrays, 59 instrumented sites, 36 mobile assets, and over 800 instruments. The OOI Cyberinfrastructure system handles observatory mission command and control, management of data streams, and facilitates data download via an online user interface. The COL team has been […]

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