Release of the VentDB prototype database

October 2011. GfG has released the prototype of the VentDB data system for public testing. VentDB supports the preservation and dissemination of analytical data on hydrothermal springs and plumes, complementing the existing geochemical collections PetDB for igneous and metamorphic rocks and SedDB for sediments. The VentDB prototype is a fully functional system with a limited number of datasets.