Changes between Version 8 and Version 9 of What_is_a_Winston_Server


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    11= [wiki:Q&A Q&A]: What Is A [wiki:Winston Winston] Server = 
    22'''W'''ave '''IN'''formation '''STO'''rage '''N'''etwork 
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     4Actually, it was named after Peter Cervelli's cat named "Winston"! 
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    46Developed by the [http://www.avo.alaska.edu/ Alaska Volcano Observatory], the [wiki:Winston Winston] Server was developed to serve as a direct replacement to Earthworm Wave Server ([wiki:wave_serverV]). Once data is imported to [wiki:Winston Winston] from [wiki:Earthworm Earthworm], it resides in an open source MySQL database. This presents the following benefits in comparison to the Wave Server: 
     
    911- Written in JAVA and uses MySQL database resulting in platform (e.g., Linux, Mac OS, Solaris, Windows...) independence[[BR]] 
    1012- Does not need to be pre-configured for each SCNL (e.g., it has autodiscovery of SCNL's) 
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