Enhanced User Experience with New Online Map Service

PlanetObserver reveals a new subscription-based online map service for global imagery and elevation data.

Enhanced User Experience with New Online Map Service

CLERMONT-FERRAND, France – September 21, 2021 – PlanetObserver reveals a new subscription-based online map service that delivers immediate streaming access to fresh and global data. It includes performant global raster georeferenced basemaps. By accessing data through a reliable web map service, users save the costs of handling, storing and updating their data products internally.

Maximize your GIS projects with reliable and efficient data

This new online map service provides a quick and easy streaming access to quality global mapping content, updated regularly. Maps include PlanetSAT 10-meter imagery basemap and PlanetDEM 30-meter elevation data.

Premium global imagery basemap, produced by PlanetObserver, is at the core of this new web map service. Thanks to enhanced color processing techniques, the global basemap offers a seamless visual experience down to 10-meter resolution. It provides rich and reliable geographical context updated annually.

In addition, PlanetDEM Digital Surface Model is available, providing a complete pole-to-pole coverage of all emerged land with a 30-meter grid spacing. This otally enhanced, void-filled, and corrected elevation data at the global scale ensures accurate analysis. Offering one solution for your worldwide operations!

Efficient online map service with easy integration into GIS workflows

Users can easily connect their GIS applications (ArcGIS, QGIS, etc.) and professional solutions to the platform. Imagery and elevation data are accessible through a full suite of OGC-standard web services (WMS, WMTS, WCS). That highly simplifies the discovery and integration of high-quality data. The platform, powered by Ellipsis Drive, is already used by key actors of the geospatial industry, including Satellogic. Most importantly, all users are fully satisfied with their daily access to the service and appreciate its reliability.

With our online map service, users easily combine reliable global imagery and elevation basemaps available in the platform with their own authoritative content and analysis environments.

The service offers the best value for a wide range of geospatial projects. For example, it is best adapted for supporting mapping, planning missions and operations, managing land, monitoring assets and more. It helps users in their missions across a number of industries from Defense and Intelligence, land administration and mapping, energy to civil engineering and infrastructures.

About PlanetObserver

Based in France and established in 1989, PlanetObserver is specialized in the processing and production of high value-added geospatial data. The company develops innovative products that maximize the visual and technological performances of all clients’ projects and solutions in the Defense, Aerospace, Mapping and GIS sectors. With a constant commitment to R&D and innovation, PlanetObserver is positioned as the supplier and partner of leading companies located in Europe, North America and Asia-Pacific.

Learn more about our Online Map Service.