Welcome to services page of European Space Agency (ESA) Grid Processing on Demand (G-POD) for Earth Observation Applications.
The ESA G-POD is a generic GRID-based operational environment where specific data handling applications can be seamlessly plugged into system. Coupled with high-performance and sizeable computing resources managed by GRID technologies, it provides the necessary flexibility for building an application virtual environment with quick accessibility to data, computing resources and results.
The G-POD web portal is a flexible, secure, generic and distributed plat-form where the user can easily manage all its tasks. From the creation of a new task to the result publication, passing by the data selection and the job monitoring, the user goes trough a friendly and intuitive interface accessible from everywhere.
G-POD Scheduled Maintenance [December the 16th]
2013-12-05 Due to maintenance activities, on the 16th of December from 09:00 am to 19:00 pm CET, G-POD Portal might be temporarily unavailable.
Announcing the G-POD "Publish To Cloud" Beta feature
2013-10-21 The G-POD "Publish to Cloud" feature is now available in Beta version. With this feature, registered G-POD users can deliver their G-POD processing results to their own accounts on public cloud storage services.
G-POD 2.0 is online
2011-02-15 G-POD 2.0 is online with its new feature.
Fast Access to Imagery for Rapid mapping Exploitation
2009-10-14 Access to ENVISAT and ERS data in the context of an emergency/response application is performed via the delivery of ESA standard images provided either on request or systematically. In particular, ESA User Services manage specific data supply procedures defined for emergency-responses applications such as the International Charter Space and Major Disasters