Satellite Imagery

Powering the future of location intelligence: Earth imaging basics

We’ve all interacted with imagery of our planet in one form or another. Whether on our mobile devices, televised news coverage, in-dash navigation screens, even gaming platforms  – viewing the earth from above has become commonplace. Technology advancements, largely enabled by cloud storage and compute capabilities, have changed the way…

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Sentinel-2 data coming soon to GBDX

We’ve long heard that customers, partners and users of our Geospatial Big Data platform, GBDX, would find incredible value in the ability to access open-source content with the same enterprise-grade tools we make available to conduct geospatial analytics with commercial satellite imagery. On the heels of adding MDA’s RADARSAT-2 data…

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DigitalGlobe satellite imagery launch for OpenStreetMap

OpenStreetMap (OSM) is a free and open database of Earth’s features created by contributions from volunteer mappers. Every day, thousands of new features are added and existing features are enriched. Accurate, high-resolution and up-to-date satellite imagery is an essential component for improving this continuously evolving map of our planet –…

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