Advanced Technologies

GIS-Ready Building Footprint Shapefiles for Accelerated Analysis

Almost a year ago, we posted about a budding partnership with Ecopia Tech Corporation (“Ecopia.ai”). Today, I am excited to announce a major milestone in our partnership with Ecopia.ai: together we have completed the extraction of every building footprint across the entire United States. Coast to coast, Ecopia.ai’s algorithm has scoured…

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DigitalGlobe’s SecureWatch delivers more powerful geospatial intelligence with the addition of MDA’s RADARSAT-2

Images from space provide some of the most valuable geospatial intelligence (GEOINT) for organizations charged with the difficult task of protecting national security. Overhead perspective and ability to image vast areas, including areas where aircraft and UAV are prohibited from flying, make satellites powerful tools for monitoring borders, studying infrastructure…

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EarthWatch™ Launched at Esri UC 2018

The theme of this year’s Esri User Conference was “Inspiring What’s Next,” which is why we at DigitalGlobe, a Maxar Technologies company, decided that this event was the perfect time to launch EarthWatch. This new product will inspire users as they access a wealth of satellite imagery and leverage the…

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