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Goals for Unidata data access infrastructure
The next 5 years will be challenging for Unidata's data access infrastructure efforts.
Near-term plans for netCDF
Plans for near-term releases are fairly concrete.
Long-term plans for Unidata data access infrastructure
Plans that might be in our next five-year NSF proposal
Even Longer Term Plans
Some of these may be just crazy talk ...
Some timid(?) speculations about longer-term scientific data access infrastructure
We appreciate feedback on netCDF plans!