12 July 2008 ESO's User Portal: lessons learned
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ESO introduced a User Portal for its scientific services in November 2007. Registered users have a central entry point for the Observatory's offerings, the extent of which depends on the users' roles - see [1]. The project faced and overcame a number of challenging hurdles between inception and deployment, and ESO learned a number of useful lessons along the way. The most significant challenges were not only technical in nature; organization and coordination issues took a significant toll as well. We also indicate the project's roadmap for the future.
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A. M. Chavan, A. M. Chavan, L. E. Tacconi-Garman, L. E. Tacconi-Garman, M. Peron, M. Peron, F. Sogni, F. Sogni, D. Dorigo, D. Dorigo, P. Nass, P. Nass, N. Fourniol, N. Fourniol, D. Sforna, D. Sforna, K. Haggouchi, K. Haggouchi, M. Dolensky, M. Dolensky, } "ESO's User Portal: lessons learned", Proc. SPIE 7016, Observatory Operations: Strategies, Processes, and Systems II, 701610 (12 July 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.789348; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.789348
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