Glossary

Glossary

Glossary

CCM

Constant Coding Modulation

DCP

Data Collection Platform

DVB

Digital Video Broadcast

DVB-S2

Digital Video Broadcast Standard version 2

DWDSAT

Deutscher Wetterdienst forecast information on EUMETCast

EFTS

Extended File Transfer Software

EKU

EUMETCast Key Unit

EPS

EUMETSAT Polar System

EUMETCast

EUMETSAT's Broadcast System for Environmental Data

FTP

File Transfer Protocol

GEONETCast

Global network of satellite-based data dissemination systems

IODC

Indian Ocean Data Coverage

IP

Internet Protocol

MSG

Meteosat Second Generation

NREN

National Research Network

NTP

Network Time Protocol

PCI

Peripheral Component Interconnect

PCIe

Peripheral Component Interconnect Express

PID

Packet Identifier

RAM

Random Access Memory

RSS

Rapid Scanning Service

TM

Trade Mark

USB

Universal Serial Bus

VCM

Variable Coding Modulation