Presentation on theme: "IDN Services and SERF Update Heather Weir"— Presentation transcript:
IDN Services and SERF Update Heather Weir firstname.lastname@example.org
Earth Science Related Tools & Services Contains: –Descriptions of commercial and non-commercial Earth science tools, resources, and services –Links to downloadable software, models, and tools Types of Services: –Data analysis and visualization, data handling, hazards management, metadata handling, models, Earth science educational resources, environmental advisory services, and information services
Earth Science Related Tools & Services Background: –First implemented in 1999 –Built on the same architecture and design of the GCMD data system –Searchable database by service keyword or free-text. –Service Entry Resource Format (SERF) metadata record contains all pertinent information about the service –Availability to directly link to these tools and services from the data set descriptions, and, a link to data sets that can be utilized with the tools.