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Thanks to the extensive expertise in the area of data processing, -visualisation and -analysis, ask  - Innovative Visualisierungslösungen GmbH successfully participated in an international call for tender for the creation of an interactive Climate Data Portal for the German Meteorological Service DWD and received the award.

DWD has considerably expanded its offer of climate data for the public. Since 2016 ask supports DWD with the development of a portal for the interactive provision, visualization and analysis of climate data.

Via the new CDC portal (access via, users may discover products by applying different search methods such as facet search, selection on a map and full-text search. Extensive spatial, temporal and content-related filter functions make it possible to compile and download an individually tailored data excerpt. The data output of the CDC portal is based on standardized OGC interfaces, which also allow direct, flexible and open data access.

At present, the portal is still pre-operational and contains frequently requested data sets, such as hourly or daily station data. Gradually, the entire freely accessible database shall be made available in the CDC portal.

04.07.2018 12:06 Age: 1 Jahre