Observatory Rubin

Rubin Observatory Goes Open Source to Capture Galactic Data

Faced with a long-term project to gather and process vast amounts of visual data from the universe, the Vera C. Rubin Observatory in the mountains of Chile turned to an open source, time series database, InfluxDB, developed by InfluxData. The observatory and its 8.4-meter optical telescope are being built to survey the region of space…