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Standardizing New and Improving Old Data Formats in Astronomy
While FITS is still our most common standard data format, incremental improvements could better carry it into the future as part of an ecosystem including other formats, both coequal and structural. What are those formats, and where are they in the standardization process? We'll have our annual status reports and maybe some new ideas.