Off-the-Shelf DAQ Project Wiki

If you are a user or developer of otsdaq (or thinking about becoming one), then you came to the right spot!

The latest otsdaq version v2_02_00 was released February 13, 2019.

Instructions for how to install and use otsdaq can be found here:

otsdaq User Manual

Join the otsdaq user community email forum, to hear about news and updates, by sending a blank subject email to with the body


You can then post to the user community forum by sending an email to

If you found a bug, we want to fix it! Please submit any issues you find here:
(Note: You must login to create an issue. And please be sure to tell us which version of otsdaq you are using!)
New Issue

A brief introduction to otsdaq is here:
Brief Intro

And we would be remiss if we did not mention that otsdaq started as a Fermilab LDRD project:
LDRD Program

Ongoing effort and items on the horizon:

Here are some useful links to see otsdaq developments that are hot off the press!

Latest Activity

Fermilab Network Security notice:

It is the policy of Fermilab network security to require regsitering publicly accessible web servers, static IP addresses, and TSL. It is also their policy to require HTTPS secure connections when exchanging user created login credentials.


Dec 2017 Notes on demo and documentation