CAIDA makes telescope data freely available to academic researchers and US government agencies.
Corporate entities (including corporate researchers) receive access through CAIDA's membership program.
Information on membership levels, services, and rates can be requested by emailing
Academic researchers and US government agencies can request access by filling out and submitting this form. It usually takes about five to ten business days to process your request. We carefully review each application and the decision to grant the data access is based on the merits of your proposed data use.
These data must be analyzed on CAIDA machines, and cannot be downloaded!