Skip to main content

Notice

We are in the process of rolling out a soft launch of the RDA website, which includes a new member platform. Existing RDA members PLEASE REACTIVATE YOUR ACCOUNT using this link: https://rda-login.wicketcloud.com/users/confirmation. Visitors may encounter functionality issues with group pages, navigation, missing content, broken links, etc. As you explore the new site, please provide your feedback using the UserSnap tool on the bottom right corner of each page. Thank you for your understanding and support as we work through all issues as quickly as possible. Stay updated about upcoming features and functionalities: https://www.rd-alliance.org/rda-web-platform-upcoming-features-and-functionalities/

#130454

Hi Dave ,
I skipped a few RDA meetings since Barcelona, and also the last telecon
meeting  two days ago.
Is it planned to have a Provenance meeting in the next RDA plenary in
Helsinki?
I would be happy to join, and possibly propose an update on the
Provenance description we have finalised in the Virtual Observatory
project for tracking provenance metadata of astronomical data sets.
Mathieu Servillat and the CTA group at LUTH, Observatoire de Paris  is
also very much involved in the capture of provenance metadata within the
Cerenkoxy Telescope Array project, during the elaboration of the
pipeline. This aspect of  “provenance built-in”, as the design of the
pipeline makes progress, is taken into account in our specification.
Other projects are tracking the provenance information after the
pipeline has been run, with the goal to rebuild the provenance metadata
a posteriori. We have been discussing this aspect, and tried a few
implementations in this direction.
Best regards , Mireille Louys.