Software and Related Information

In addition to the COBE analysis software, two other software libraries, which were also developed at the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, are potentially of interest to COBE data analysts:

Most of the COBE data products are Flexible Image Transport System (FITS) files. Detailed information about the FITS standard may be obtained from the following ftp sites:

To broaden your search for information about FITS, try a WAIS search for "FITS" from the National Radio Astronomy Observatory's (NRAO) AstroWeb page.

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