Geocento presented at the very high profile Digital Globe ENGAGE 2017 conference, in London 25-26th of April. Whilst we already have a good set of platforms to show some nice, appealing demos on screens, we were looking to add something new, some unique eye-catching animation.   What makes us unique at Geocento is our supplier agnostic API, covering […]

This month, we look at the distribution of very high resolution (VHR) optical imagery collected by image suppliers during the last year, in order to pick out interesting patterns and insights. The picture above shows a heat map of Very High Resolution (VHR) image acquisitions in the year 2016. The “warmer” (red/yellow) the spot the higher […]

An important task for Geocento in acting as an independent provider of satellite imagery has been in helping users to navigate some of the complexities of ordering imagery.

Satellite images from SPOT and Pleiades working full time

Satellite images from SPOT and Pleiades have been used very often this week. From viewing the North Korean Anniversary Parade to helping the Indian Agricultural Ministry gather accurate crop information, the importance of using satellite imagery has become very apparent.

The use of much smaller satellites for Imaging of the Earth is a major disruptive trend in the space industry

The use of much smaller satellites for Imaging of the Earth is a major disruptive trend in the space industry, resulting in a lower cost of entry into the satellite business, which not so long ago was dominated by governments and major, established space companies.