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As part of ESA's Earth Observation Ground Segment Department, RSS has the mission to provide tools and services that support the user community in EO data exploitation.
RSS provides as well this e-collaboration area, called "Join&Share", to find or exchange information, and share ideas on Earth Observation data exploitation related projects.
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Next week, RSSÂ will be presenting at theÂ Big Data from Space Conference 2019Â in Munich, Germany. We will contribute both with a demo of the RSS service and a poster presentation regarding our new "Analysis Ready Data (ARD) on-demand"...
CryoSat Ocean Baseline C reprocessed data from 2011 available 16 April 2019
We are glad to inform the CryoSat scientific community that the reprocessed CryoSat Ocean Baseline C data for all of 2011 has been published on the Science Server and is available for download. The reprocessing activity is progressing and we are planning to publish batches of six months of data every 20 days. We will follow with another announceme!DOCTYPE>...
New CryoSat Roll Campaign 16 April 2019
A CryoSat roll campaign is scheduled on 25 April 2019. SIRAL instrument routine planning will be suspended and data gaps are possible. NRT users will be most affected. This campaign is part of the periodic calibration activities to calibrate the interferometric baseline of CryoSat's altimeter and improve the quality of the mission products. We wil!DOCTYPE>...
7th CryoSat Quality Working group Meeting - Final Report 20 March 2019
The 7th CryoSat Quality Working Group (QWG) meeting was held at ESA/ESRIN from 26 - 28 November 2018. The QWG#7 was structured around 7 main sessions and involved 43 participants from different operational and research institutes including both CryoSat Expert Support Laboratory, QC and Val/Val teams, altimetry experts and multi-thematic scientists!DOCTYPE>...
CryoSat Ocean Baseline C reprocessed data available 1 March 2019
We are glad to inform the CryoSat scientific community that the first 6 months of the reprocessed CryoSat Ocean Baseline C data (July-December 2010) have been published on the Science Server and are available for download.Â Â The reprocessing activity is currently progressing and we are planning to publish batches of 6 mont!DOCTYPE>...
US government shutdown effects on CryoSat geophysical corrections and parameters 23 January 2019
The CryoSat users are informed that the US government shutdown currently on-going is affecting the services that are responsible for providing NOAA's input data products used in CryoSat ice and ocean processing chains. Â The CryoSat L1b and L2 products with dates of validity starting on 21 December 2018 are therefore affected by this s!DOCTYPE>...
|26 March 2019||
Scheduled maintenance on G-POD processing platform on March, 27th 2019
Dear Users, Due to a planned maintenance of G-POD, the web-site could be temporarily unavailable on 27/03/2019. We apologise for the inconvenience.!DOCTYPE>
|27 November 2018||
Catalogue maintenance on 28/11/2018
Dear Users, Due to a planned maintenance of G-POD catalogue on Nov 28th 2018 processing tasks may be affected, as data access could not work properly during the maintenance. We apology for the...
|3 September 2018||
Catalogue maintenance on Sept. 4th 2018
Dear Users, Due to a planned maintenance of G-POD catalogue, processing tasks may fail on Sept. 4th 2018. We apology for the inconvenience.!DOCTYPE>
|29 August 2018||
Maintenance on Operational CE 02 on August 30th
Dear Users, Due to a planned maintenance of G-POD, the Computing Element - Operational CE 02 - will be unavailable on 30/08/2018 during the full day. Tasks already running on such engine will not complete. Partial results can...
|14 June 2018||
Maintenance on June 14th 2018
Dear Users, Due to a planned maintenance of G-POD, some Computing Elements (ESRIN CE 01 SL6 64bits Optimised for S3, ESRIN CE 01 SL6 64bits and KLIMA CE ESRIN) will be unavailable on 14/06/2018 during the full day. Tasks...