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EEA deployment


The project name is Copernicus In Situ Component and it’s based on Zope/Plone framework.


For detailed installation instructions, please read INSTALL.txt.


The project owner is Hans Dufourmont (hans.dufourmont at, +45 2494 1115). Other people involved in this project are:

  • Alan Steel (alan.steel at
  • Franz Daffner (franz.daffner at, +45 3336 7146)
  • Cornel Nitu (cornel.nitu at, +4021 222 15 22)

The Initial Owner of the Original Code is European Environment Agency (EEA). All Rights Reserved.

The Copernicus In Situ Component Services (the Original Code) is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

Source code

You can get the code for this project from:



Minimum requirements:

  • 2048MB RAM
  • 2 CPU 1.8GHz or faster
  • 2GB hard disk space


  • 4096MB RAM
  • 4 CPU 2.4GHz or faster
  • 6GB hard disk space


Any recent Linux version. apache2, memcached, any STMP local server.

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