TAG: Ball Aerospace

DigitalGlobe Launches WorldView-3 High-Resolution Commercial Satellite

August 14, 2014By

DigitalGlobe, a ¬†provider of commercial high-resolution Earth observation and advanced geospatial solutions, successfully launched WorldView-3, the company’s sixth and most advanced super-spectral, high-resolution commercial satellite. The satellite launched August 13 on a Lockheed Martin Atlas V rocket from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. “The successful launch of WorldView-3 extends DigitalGlobe’s commanding technological lead and will enable us to help... read more

GEOINT Coverage, Day 3: Interview with USGIF CEO, New Tech

April 17, 2014By

GEOINT 2013* –¬† Day Three I had the opportunity to interview Keith Masback, CEO of USGIF, about GEOINT 2013*. He discusses new technology, future combat systems, and plans for the 2015 conference. Watch the interview here: I spent a good part of the day touring the GEOINT EXPO. Here are a few video clips that show technology I found especially... read more

Real-Time 3D Models

August 8, 2013By

The Penultimate Visualization System? By Art Kalinski, GISP Last month we looked at old and new providers of oblique imagery.¬† I mentioned what a strong proponent I am of oblique imagery because it’s such a powerful visualization tool, easily comprehended by non-GIS users. My experience with police, firefighters and the Atlanta Regional Commission demonstrate that many first responders and politicians... read more