What is NOAAPort?

NOAAPort is the Satellite Broadcast Network (SBN) that the US Federal Government uses to distribute environmental and hazards-related data.

NOAAPort hosts the most extensive noncommercial collection of environmental and hazards-related data available. From observations, warnings, and forecasts . . . to NEXRAD, RedBook, satellite, and model data - NOAAPort is the data backbone for your local National Weather Service Forecast Office.

Additional information on NOAAPort is available from the official NOAAPort website.


Dependable

Most operations need round-the-clock performance. Our NOAAPort product line is designed and built for mission critical operation, with extensive options to meet your requirements. Some of the options include:
  • High wind reflectors and pedestals
  • De-icing options
  • Fiber optic media conversion for long cable runs
  • Redundant power supplies
  • Hardware RAID options

Adaptable

Our NOAAPort solutions are always on the leading edge of technology. We have been on the leading edge of DVB-S2 enabled solutions, preparing our customers well in advance for the NOAAPort evolution. Built to fit your environment, some of the routing methods include:
  • Direct flat file writing (including NFS/Samba)
  • FTP writing and appending
  • Bulk emailing, such as majordomo
  • Client/server socket mechanisms
  • Local Data Manager (LDM) streaming

Scalable

Whether you have a SOHO, or supply data to a Fortune 500 company, we have a solution to fit your needs. If you already have a NOAAPort, but are unhappy with its performance, you don't need to start from scratch with us. We'll work with you to reuse as much of what you have as possible.
  • Reflector and mounting options
  • Cable run options
  • Computer hardware options
  • Licensing options

*LDM is a product of UCAR-UNIDATA
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