Getting started for access to the Met Office MASS archive from JASMIN

Introduction

In order to access data held in the Met Office MASS archive you will need both

  • access to the mass-cli1 client machine on JASMIN (provided by the JASMIN team)
  • a MASS account (provided by the Met Office)

This means you have to undertake two different registration processes, so allow a couple of working days to get yourself set up.

You also need to identify a Met Office Senior Scientist to act as your sponsor. 

  • For Met Office employees, this should be your manager.
  •  For everyone else, the sponsor will need to be a Senior Met Office Scientist with whom you are working on a collaborative research project.

Steps you need to take

1
Apply for a JASMIN-specific MASS account from the Met Office
2
Apply for access to the mass-cli1 client machine from CEDA
3
Set up your JASMIN account for access to MASS

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