A recent report following the May meeting of the Architecture and Data Commitee meeting (ADC) of the Group on Earth Observations (GEO) considered several different data systems as part of their initial survey. This committee is part of the larger initiative to build a Global Environmental Observation System of Systems (GEOSS). The GES DISC participated in the initial survey and task report, highlighting Giovanni's capabilities for visualization of air quality and air pollution related data products. The survey is linked below.
DA-09-02a Task Report: Data Integration and Analysis System (PDF document)