ESO Reviews

ESDIS Standards Office (ESO) - Reviews

The ESDIS Standards Office (ESO) conducts reviews of proposed standards, practices, and technical information relevant to the ESDIS mission. Documents are reviewed as part of the ESDIS Project's standards process. Approved documents are published and listed on the Standards Requirements and References page.

Current reviews

  • Data Quality Working Group Recommendations for Data Producers and Distributors
    ESO is conducting a review of recommendations from the Earth Science Data Systems Data Quality Working Group. You are invited to review these recommendations in the context of your experience with Earth science data for its suitability for operational use. You only need to answer questions applicable to you.

    Please visit this review page to access the documents and for more information about the review.

    Comments Due:
    • June 1 – High-Priority Data Quality Recommendations for Data Producers and Distributors
    • June 1 – Data Management Plan Template for DAACs
    • June 15 – Data Producers' Data Management Plan - Data Quality Section Guidelines
    • June 29 – Comprehensive Data Quality Recommendations for Data Producers and Distributors

New submissions

The ESO welcomes new submissions of proposed standards and technical notes. If you would like to participate in the ESO process please contact the ESO at

NOTE: Information on this page is subject to change.

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Last Updated: May 2, 2018 at 3:49 PM EDT