(15 July 2014) Auracle Geospatial Science, a Canadian remote sensing company, is pleased to announce that it has signed an agreement with Skybox Imaging (Skybox), to distribute Skybox’s high-resolution imagery, high-definition video and analytics within the Canadian market.
Skybox Imaging is an innovative information and analytics company that has developed and launched two of its 24 planned microsatellites that capture sub-meter imagery and full motion commercial video for an on-demand view of the world. Skybox’s high resolution, multispectral imagery and analytics are affordable, accessible and delivered in a timely manner for all types of industries and applications.
“Auracle Geospatial Science (AGS) has extensive experience creating valuable insights from remotely-sensed data,” said Matt Wood, Skybox Senior Director of Enterprise Solutions. “We see great potential in combining AGS’s technical expertise with timely, sub-meter Skybox imagery and video to create compelling monitoring and assessment solutions for a variety of industries throughout Canada.”
“We are very excited to have been selected as the Skybox reseller in Canada,” said David McLelland, CEO of Auracle Geospatial Science Inc. “Through this new partnership with Skybox, Auracle looks forward to further maximizing the value of spatial data for existing and new clients. Our data integration and fusion methodologies are a great match to Skybox’s products.”
About Auracle Geospatial Science
Auracle Geospatial Science Inc (AGS), is a Canadian geospatial company that specializes in remote sensing, data integration and data fusion. It offers a comprehensive range of geospatial information services that include Geographic Information Systems (GIS), satellite image acquisition, processing, analysis and spatial modeling. Our global clients from mineral exploration, oil exploration, forestry management, and the agricultural industry have come to rely on our expertise to acquire, analyze, and visualize their geographic information. Auracle Geospatial Science maximizes the value of your spatial data whether it is mineral anomaly detection, land cover in remote regions of the world, change detection or feature extraction from your data sets.
About Skybox Imaging
Skybox Imaging empowers global businesses to make better decisions with timely, high fidelity imagery and infinite analytics. By combining the power of web technologies and a constellation of high-resolution imaging satellites, Skybox is generating a unique data source describing daily global activity with timely, accessible, sub-meter color imagery and high definition video of the Earth. Founded in 2009, Skybox Imaging is backed by leading venture firms and comprised of Internet and aerospace professionals.
(source: Auracle Geospatial Science) and (spacenewsfeed)