RESEARCH & SERVICE SUPPORTResources for your EO research, application or service
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.
To log in you can use your EO SSO account. If you don't have one, you can register here
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Next week, RSS will be presenting at the Big Data from Space Conference 2019 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)...
2014 CryoSat Ice Baseline D reprocessed data available 2 April 2020
We're pleased to inform the CryoSat scientific community that the reprocessed CryoSat Ice Baseline D data for all of 2014 has been published on the Science Server and is available for download. The reprocessing activity is progressing fast and 2015 will be published soon. We are planning to publish batches of six months of data every two weeks. We?xml>!DOCTYPE>...
2013 CryoSat Ice Baseline D reprocessed data available 12 March 2020
We are pleased to inform the CryoSat scientific community that the reprocessed CryoSat Ice Baseline D data for all of 2013 has been published on the Science Server and is now available for download. The reprocessing activity is progressing fast and 2014 will soon be published. We are planning to publish batches of six months of data every t?xml>!DOCTYPE>...
CryoSat 10th Anniversary Science Conference postponed 12 March 2020
Due to the recent spread of the COVID-19 virus in Europe, the Organising Committee decided to postpone the CryoSat 10th Anniversary Science Conference to ensure the safety of all participants. The conference has been rescheduled to 5-8 October 2020 and will be taking place in Taormina, Sicily. The CryoSat 10th Anniversary Science Conference will f?xml>!DOCTYPE>...
RSS processed Sentinel-1A data for the analysis of water variations on Poyang Lake 18 July 2016
The ESA Research & Service Support contributed to the analysis of Poyang Lake seasonal water variations by supporting the processing of related Sentinel-1A products and making available the required computing resources (RSS CloudToolbox). A total of 71 Sentinel-1A IW SLC products (relative orbit number 40) acquired from June 2015 to May 2016 h?xml>!DOCTYPE>...
"Research Grants Call 2015" 24 June 2015
Research Grants Call 2015 http://scirocco.sp.serco.eu/ The SCatterometer InstRument Competence Centre, SCIRoCCo, has been established by the European Space Agency (ESA) in support of the exploitation activities for the ERS-2 Scatterometer mission during Phase-F. SCIRoCCo aims at becoming a reference center for the international?xml>!DOCTYPE>...
|27 March 2020||
30/03/2020 - G-POD maintenance
Dear User, Please be informed that a planned maintenance of G-POD is scheduled for 30/03/2020 in the morning. During the maintenance, the submission of new tasks on the G-POD portal could...
|16 March 2020||
17/03/2020 - Catalogue maintenance
Dear User, Please be informed that, due to a planned maintenance, the G-POD catalogue could be temporarily unavailble on 17/03/2020 in the morning. As a consequence, dataset queries could...
|24 October 2019||
Unplanned Outage 24th October 2019
Dear Users, Please be informed that, due to an unplanned outage, the G-POD catalogue is temporarily unavailble. As a consequence, G-POD services are not being properly submitted. We...
|8 September 2019||
Scheduled maintenance on 10th Sept 2019
Dear Users, Due to a planned maintenance, G-POD could be temporarily unavailable on 10/09/2019. We apologise for the inconvenience.?xml>!DOCTYPE>
|27 August 2019||
RSS J&S Maintenance Notice - Thursday 29 August 2019
Due to a scheduled maintenance activity the RSS Join&Share Portal might be temporarily unavailable Thursday 29 August 2019 From 09:00 To 13:00 CEST. Our apologies for any...