The initial SGs started in EMSO ERIC are:
The Engineering & Logistics Service Group charged of supervising and reviewing technological, engineering and standardisation issues of the infrastructure. This Service Group works to implement interoperability and propose new mature technologies or new operating methods.
The Data Management Service Group face the data policy issue to ensure a wide and free access to the data.
The Science Service Group support Scientists and Companies willing to use the data or to access physically to Infrastructure for performing experiments.
The Communication Service Group is charge to promote EMSO branding worldwide, to facilitate the exchange of information inside the scientific community, to attract new users and stakeholders.
The SG representatives are part of the Executive Committee.