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ExtStationXML Loading to SIS

ExtStationXML can be uploaded to either the:

These two web sites query test-only databases. Please email to request a user account, if you don't have one already.

SIS is currently accepting files using the ExtStationXML version 2.2.

Current release in use in SIS production ExtStationXML v2.2 schema

Latest release in alpha test ExtStationXML v2.2 schema

The ExtStationXML schema is an extension to the FDSNStationXML schema. It allows hardware and response to be described in detail and provides a way to interlink the channel, hardware and response and installation information. The ExtStationXML is the recommended format for loading data into SIS.

Links to the documentation for the ExtStationXML v2.2. It contains graphical illustrations of the schema layout and lists all the elements in the schema.

Once you have your login and are ready to test a load file,

  • Login to SIS, and click on the "Upload Station XML File For Data Load" link.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions to upload your XML file.
  • Once your file is uploaded, the UI will start a background task to process the file. The XML validator and loader will be executed in the background process.
  • The results from the loader will be e-mailed to you.
  • If desired, we can delete your uploaded metadata, so you can upload another test file. To request a deletion, e-mail

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