NASA’s Next Generation Time-Domain and Multimessenger Alert System
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|GCN Classic||GCN Classic over Kafka|
|Self-service||NO. Users need to contact administrator in order to make account and subscription changes||YES. Manage your own account and subscription settings through the web site|
|Open standards||NO. Notices are sent using three custom protocols||YES. Notices are sent using one standard protocol, Apache Kafka|
|Open source||NO. Custom software needed to receive notices||YES. Receive notices using open-source software|
|Highly available||NO. Notices are broadcast by a single server||YES. Notices are broadcast by a cluster of highly-available Kafka brokers in the cloud|
|Secure||NO. Notices are sent as plaintext||YES. Notices are protected with SSL/TLS|