An evaluation of the ULTIMA application against the ICAO SADIS Operations Group criteria gives the application a compliancy rating.
|Software functionality - IES|
(follow up 19/4/2002 and 30/3/2004)
|1. Display of OPMET data||Y|
|2. GRIB decoder and display package||Y|
Ability to display Washington generated GRIB is available but has not be viewed to date by the SADIS provider.
|3. BUFR decoder and display package||Y|
|4. Display and ability to prompt users of the arrival of chart amendments||Y|
|5. Display and ability to prompt users of the arrival of SADIS administrative messages||Y|
|6. Display of tropical cyclone advisory statements||Y|
|7. Display of volcanic ash advisory statements||Y|
|8. Display of volcanic ash trajectory/dispersion charts||Y||Charts obtained via header query.|
|9. Display bulletin contents from the WMO header||Y||By header query.|
|10. Display of Special AIREPS||Y||By header query.|
|11. Ability to receive SADIS products via FTP||Y||This functionality is available but has not been seen to date by the SADIS provider.|