IT Environment

Network: 80 sockets, 1 Gbps and 10 Gbps. WiFi in working and living areas. Renewed in 2012.

Servers and data storage: VMWare virtualization, 15 TB of storage for scientific data. Renewed in 2012 and 2019.

Monitoring: Wall of 6 screens connected via an Avocent analogue video array to all the acquisition and operating stations. Renewed in 2012.

Satellite communications: Ku-band VSAT (1 m) and FBB 500.


  • Acquisition and archiving unit: Techsas
  • Scientific logbook: CASINO+ 
  • Data processing of fishing sensors and multibeam echo sounders: Movies-3D/ HERMES
  • Submersible data and video processing: ADELIE
  • Information and video display aboard ship: Techsas
  • GIS display of fishing data: FishView