Recent News from the Research Data Archive

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Globus transfer services temporarily unavailable March 11

March 9, 2023

Due to planned maintenance, Globus transfer services from the NCAR RDA endpoints will be unavailable for up to two hours …

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Call for Volunteers to Participate in Website Interview: Feb 1-10

Jan. 31, 2023

As part of a usability assessment of our website, the RDA is looking for volunteers to participate in an interview …

Scheduled downtime: Globus login with NCAR RDA identity unavailable January 24

Jan. 23, 2023

NCAR RDA users will not be able to log into Globus with their NCAR RDA identity credentials starting at 10 …

New RDA website launching next Tuesday, Jan 24

Jan. 19, 2023

The NCAR Research Data Archive is launching a new, redesigned website next Tuesday, Jan 24 that will provide a more …

ERA5 Reanalysis Model Level Data in the RDA

Dec. 2, 2022

NCAR/CISL/DECS personnel are in the process of downloading ECMWF Meteorological Archival and Retrieval System (MARS) ERA5 GRIB 2 and GRIB …

RDA Data Services Unavailable Oct 17-20, 2022

Oct. 17, 2022

 Due to scheduled maintenance on the HPC systems at NCAR, all RDA data access services, including downloads, data subsetting, …

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