See the world, vividly

It’s my pleasure to announce an exciting milestone in the initial build out of Basemap +Vivid. This week, our world-class production team finished the mosaic of Alaska–meaning we’ve completed the +Vivid mosaic of the entire world. Our revolutionary large-area mosaic product covers over 99% of the world’s population (across 155…

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Launching our open data program for disaster response

Today, we formally launch our Open Data Program with a special focus on disaster response. DigitalGlobe will release openly licensed pre- and post-event imagery for select natural disasters each year, and our crowdsourcing platform, Tomnod, will prioritize micro-tasking to expedite damage assessments. All the data from previous events are available…

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Spatial on Demand: even better for 2017

A lot of people ask me, “Shea, what exactly do you do?” Now, I could give them a long speech about working for the leading satellite imagery company on the planet, and that we do cool stuff like put satellites in orbit and collect the images your Uber driver uses…

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