AstroGrid Service Software

The AstroGrid project developed a number of service platforms for deploying VO protocols to be used by data centres and data publishers. A list of these service and their basic descriptions is below. Use the links provided to access downloads and detailed documentation for each service.

Deployable Services

The following services are available for download:

  • Registry: An IVOA compliant registry service which can be used for both harvesting and publishing purposes.
  • Community: A web application used for creating and managing IVOA compliant Single Sign On authentication.
  • VOSpace: A deployable service for creating virtual file systems on the VO.
  • CEA: A service for deploying generic asynchronous applications for users.
  • DSA: A service for providing VO compliant access to relational databases (Conesearch and partial TAP).


AstroGrid website is hosted at the Institute for Astronomy, University of Edinburgh  -  last updated: 15-Aug-2012