CAPS documentation

This is the documentation for the Common Acquisition Protocol Server (CAPS) package in version 2024.143#7ce9c9995.


CAPS receives data in many formats from external sources for storage and distribution.


CAPS provides redundancy and flexible access to data sources or different kinds.

web interface with metrics

The CAPS web interface shows server metrics and data availability.

web interface with data

The CAPS web interface shows waveforms.


This version of CAPS introduces a different data file storage format eventually increasing the performance of CAPS. The change affects all version after 2021.048.

While this change should be transparent to the user, initially it can cause temporary performance impacts. Please read Upgrading.


Data Server, Acquisition, Retrieval

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