Web Services

Notifications, questions and comments related to using the DMC’s web services

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Active Message Threads for January 2016

John West
Jan. 28, 2016, 2:18 p.m. - Jan. 28, 2016, 6:31 p.m.
Approximately how long does it take between when a seismic event occurs and when it appears on the event service? I'm sure it depends on which catalog reports it and possibly on size, but some ballpark number would be useful to know. Thanks! -- John
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Hello Web Service users, An executive overview: Within the next month or two the DMC will be reducing the functionality of our fdsnws-event service. In the farther future the DMC will no longer offer an fdsnws-event interface. Reduction in functions coming soon: no secondary origins (primary origins only), only offering the ISC and NEIC PDE catalogs, and no phase arrivals. Web service developers should be building applications that use services from other data centers, a list is here: h... [more]
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Robert Weekly
Jan. 25, 2016, 12:03 p.m.
Hello Web Service users, The irisws-metadatachange service has been updated to version 1.0.4. A single change is included with this release: * Optimized the service for very large requests. Regards, IRIS DMC
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Chad Trabant
Jan. 21, 2016, 8:36 a.m. - Jan. 21, 2016, 9 a.m.
Hello WS users, Currently data is not available from the DMC due to an internal problem. Data flow is expected to resume within the next 60 minutes. Apologies for this unexpected outage. IRIS DMC
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Chad Trabant
Jan. 15, 2016, 2:20 p.m.
Hello WS users, The DMC needs to reboot the primary database system. This is scheduled for 22:30 UTC (14:30 Pacific). We expect to be back online within 5-10 minutes at the most. We will notify the list if the downtime is longer. Sorry for the short notice and apologies for the interruption. regards, IRIS DMC
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Robert Weekly
Jan. 14, 2016, 10:30 a.m. - Jan. 14, 2016, 2:47 p.m.
Attention Web Service Users, We are currently experiencing a widespread system failure that affects most of our services at the DMC. In order to diagnose and recover, we are disabling our web service suite. We are working dilligently to restore normal operation of the data center. An update will be sent to the list when services have been restored. We apologize for the inconveniences this interruption has caused and we appreciate your patience as we work to recover. Thank you, IRIS DMC
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Robert Weekly
Jan. 6, 2016, 2:04 p.m.
Hello Web Service users, The fdsnws-event service has been updated: http://service.iris.edu/fdsnws/event/1/ <http://service.iris.edu/fdsnws/event/1/> The following changes have been made: * When using the GeoCSV text format (format=geocsv), under the #field_unit header, the value “UTC” has been changed to “ISO_8601” and all empty declarations have been changed to “unitless”. * When using the GeoCSV format, all date-time values now include a “Z” at the end to denote UTC. * When using the Ge... [more]
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Robert Weekly
Jan. 6, 2016, 2:02 p.m.
Hello Web Service users, The fdsnws-station service has been updated: http://service.iris.edu/fdsnws/station/1/ <http://service.iris.edu/fdsnws/station/1/> The following changes have been made: * When using the GeoCSV text format (format=geocsv), under the #field_unit header, the value “UTC” has been changed to “ISO_8601” and all empty declarations have been changed to “unitless”. * When using the GeoCSV format, all date-time values now include a “Z” at the end to denote UTC. * When using ... [more]
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