MESSIR-COMM allows to:

  • Collect Data from al over your country (ex: observations)
  • Ingest Data from various sources (remote sensing, legacy systems)
  • Collect Data from Web sites
  • Distribute data and products to internal and external users in your country (Aviation, Army, Regional Centres, Professionals)
  • Perform GTS Meteorological Message Switching in coordination with other countries
  • Migrate to the new WIS environment specified by WMO

MESSIR-COMM can be coupled/combined with the MESSIR-XBASE Real Time Central Database.

MESSIR-COMM is a well-known and well-proven COROBOR product with site references in more than 50 NMCs (countries) around the World.




GREAT EASE OF USE

MESSIR-COMM graphical user interface is really user-friendly:

  • Clear supervision displays
  • Powerful circuits and messages monitoring and statistics
  • All data for the last 90 days immediately on screen
  • Easy menu-driven set-up and administration
  • Online help

CONNECTION TO ALL TYPES OF SUBSCRIBERS

  • WIS, TCP-IP socket, FTP, SFTP, Ethernet, LAN/WAN, Frame Relay, VPN, RMDCN
  • E-mail, X.400, files switching, automatic Internet retrieval, FTP server function, Web Portal
  • AFTN-AMHS, PSTN, leased lines, fax machines
  • Radar and satellite images systems (METEOSAT, MTSAT - Himawari, GOES, ...)
  • SADIS, WIFS, EUMETCast, DWDSAT, GEONETCast...
  • AWS, AWOS, observation and detection systems

REAL-TIME CENTRAL DATABASE

  • Collection and Quality Control of national observation data
  • Stores national and international data and products used daily for forecasting
  • Automatic routine daily production of charts, tables and documents tailored to end-user needs
  • Automatic dispatch to end-users
  • Also available as MESSIR-XBASE separate system dedicated to Meteorological Database functions
  • AWS, AWOS, observation and detection systems

COMPLIANCE WITH WMO / ICAO STANDARDS, WIS, TDCF -  BUFR and AvXML

MESSIR-COMM is compliant with the WMO Manual 386 on the GTS and the WMO Manual 306 (Manual on Codes), WMO Manual on Global Data Processing System 485, WMO Manual 1060 on WIS, WIS Tech Specs as well as with latest ICAO Annex 3 Amendments

SWITCH AND STORE ALL TYPES OF DATA AND PRODUCTS

  • Traditional alphanumeric codes (TAC) including SYNOP, TEMP, METAR, TAF...
  • Table-driven code forms (TDCF)
  • Files in WMO format - Satellite and radar images
  • Binary products such as GRIB, BUFR, PNG, T4-DFAX
  • Export data into various formats: text, image, XML...
  • WMO monitoring

AvXML COMPLIANT

MESSIR-COMM can handle OPMET data as XML according to ICAO and WMO regulations

  • METAR/TAF/SPECI and SIGMET conversion to AvXML
  • Compatibility with AHLs (Abbreviated Heading Line) used for exchanging XML OPMET messages

RELIABILITY AND PERFORMANCE

  • MESSIR-COMM has an exclusive software-driven hot stand-by architecture with automatic change-over providing a 99.99% to 100% site proven availability (proven on 55+ sites)
  • Proven switching power of more than 500 messages per second
  • More than 2000 circuits can be connected