Data and Service Centres

The Data and Service Centres provide a set of operational functions for data management and/or processing, described in the "Specifications of the Data Centres".

 

  • In situ Data and Service Centres (CDS)

    In situ Data and Service Centres make use of observations gathered using systems deployed from ships or drifting gear, balloons, fixed equipment on land or at sea. These data can be derived from projects and campaigns at sea.

  • Satellite Data and Service Centers (CDS)

    Satellite Data and Service Centres make use of observations collected by instruments such as sensors installed on satellites.