From informational point of view the ODP provides the integration and on-line access to the data and services including:
- disciplines: oceanography, marine meteo and other categories in the context of ODP requirements;
- data format: alphabetic-numeric data, images and documents, spatial data;
- processing level: observation data, climate data, analysis and forecast data;
- temporal level: real-time (up to 7 days from the observations), delay-mode and historical data (more than 7 days after the observations).
- data source types: data files, databases, web- and geo-services.