ECS (EOSDIS Core System)

From Federation of Earth Science Information Partners

What

ECS currently provides data ingest, archive and distribution services at three data centers that manage Earth Observing System (EOS) data. It also supports data management for 9 instruments on 7 spacecraft.


Who

Raytheon developed the core components of EOSDIS and has continued its partnership with NASA to maintain and evolve its key elements.


Objective

To support a large amount of data ingested in the ECS system, nominally 2 terabytes per day.


Notes

Due to its success and adaptive ability, ECS will be considered for future missions.


Page - Metadata Dialects