The following group establishes guidance and standards for systems being developed and deployed within the USAP networked environment.
In accordance with federal standards, Information Security develops and/or administers network compliance policies and instructions, Awareness Training, Rules of Behavior, and computer requirements for the USAP network.
USAP Email Address Format
If you are a current or future USAP participant, or communicate with participants, please be aware of the USAP email address format.
USAP Mailing Lists
Several list servers are used for disseminating USAP information or providing a forum for list member postings.
South Pole Communications Satellites
Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station uses communications satellites for the transfer of South Pole science, operational, and weather data, as well as Internet, telephone, and email services. The satellite web pages include information about the satellites, their supporting ground-based systems, and South Pole service schedules.