CMA to help Saudi Arabia build GISC system

04-02-2013 Source:China Meteorological News Press

Recently, the delegation from Presidency of Meteorology and Environment of Saudi Arabia visited National Meteorological Information Centre (NMIC) of CMA, aiming to learn the technology and experience in the construction of Global Information System Centre (GISC), and to prepare for the construction and implementation of Jeddah GISC, Saudi Arabia.


The WIS team of NMIC and Saudi Arabia experts discussed related technical topics, involving system hardware environment, software implementation, evaluation procedures, and other aspects.


Through discussion, CMA decided to assist the Presidency of Meteorology and Environment of Saudi Arabia in building Jeddah GISC system, and reaching WIS/GISC requirements on time. Moreover, the two sides will add backup features for the system if WMO approves Jeddah GISC.


Reporter Zhu Ting and Wang Fulu

Editor Shi Long





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