Multidisciplinary Oceanic Information SysTem, Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia, Italy
Data Center Description
Multidisciplinary Oceanic Information SysTem (MOIST) is aimed at hosting multidisciplinary data and metadata and is organized in two functional blocks. The core part is the harvesting engine that indexes data and keep track of the data source. It is the unique access point for EMSO data mining and retrieval. This central part is connected to the EMSO nodes, sited around European continental margin from the Arctic to the Atlantic, the Mediterranean and the Black Sea, which preserve their own data acquisition systems and databases.