News

Planet Seeks to Expand Federal Business

The growing company shares plans to stand up a new federal services subsidiary, bid for NRO commercial imagery contract

The Speed of Small Sat Innovation

USGIF to host fifth workshop in its ongoing small satellite series at NGA later this month

USGIF to Host St. Louis Event Series

October’s Tech Showcase West to feature unclassified and classified agendas in addition to opportunities for young professionals and students

Streamlining Global Geospatial Data

DARPA selects Descartes Labs as the platform partner for its ambitious Geospatial Cloud Analytics program

The GEOINT Community Responds to Florence

A roundup of open geospatial resources for first responders, volunteer mappers, residents, and more

USGIF Announces New trajectoryXyzt Event

The two-day experience will focus on the future of commercial geospatial intelligence

NGA Hosts Hackathon in LA

Coders tackle the issue of food security in Morocco

New Book Examines 100 Moments in Earth’s History

Geography is revolutionary and more important now than ever before, according to geographer Joseph Kerski

Rapid Growth for Planet

Planet announced February 3 its intent to acquire Google’s small satellite business, Terra Bella, along with its fleet of seven SkySat satellites—a deal that will make Planet the undisputed leader in small satellite commercial remote sensing.

NGA Director Robert Cardillo on Transparency

NGA’s commitment to transparency has helped advance public awareness of geospatial intelligence and led to many new partnerships