CREODIAS and ESRI cooperation!
With contributions from the European Space Agency (ESA) ᶲ-lab CREODIAS and location intelligence world leader Esri have jointly set up initial services for Sentinel-2 data. Direct access to cloud storage and selective data ingestion in ArcGIS Image Server proved to be a standard IT conforming and quick process that conforms to IT standards. As a result, an analytical service for any given area can be set up and maintained in an automated fashion. ArcGIS Pro and ArcGIS Enterprise installations, as well as web applications hosted in the CREODIAS cloud, offer high availability, bandwidth, and scalable computing resources for short-term research and long-term offerings alike.
CREODIAS is located and operated in Europe, and it offers Esri users a cloud platform with some distinctive features:
- Instant and direct access to curated Copernicus data
- Compliance with general data protection regulation (GDPR), ISO 9001, and ISO 27001
- Full archive of EO data from Copernicus
- Easy access to locally stored data (over 10 PB and continually growing)
- A full range of up-to-date cloud offerings
- Elastic and scalable computing resources
- Flexible storage
- Access everywhere
- Transparent cost control
- Pay-per-use or fixed billing
The CREODIAS platform also offers users a data browser on its website as well as direct support 24/7/365. CREODIAS and Esri will further invest in extending and optimizing their joint offerings.
Esri, the global market leader in geographic information system (GIS) software, location intelligence, and mapping, offers Esri Geospatial Cloud, the most powerful geospatial cloud available. Since 1969, Esri has helped customers unlock the full potential of data to improve operational and business results. Today, Esri software is deployed in more than 350,000 organizations including the world's largest cities, most national governments, 75 percent of Fortune 500 companies, and more than 7,000 colleges and universities. With its pioneering commitment to geospatial information technology, Esri engineers the most advanced solutions for digital transformation, the Internet of Things (IoT), and advanced analytics. Visit esri.com.
CREODIAS supports Copernicus Hackathon Sofia / 19-21 April 2019
We are proud to announce that we will be supporting with our infrastructure and data access during the Copernicus Hackathon in Sofia. Taking place in the Technical University of Sofia, from 19 to 21 of April 2019, our representatives will be on site to take part in this fantastic event and will participate as a jury in the final day.
The event's main goal is to promote the potential of the Copernicus Earth observation data and services, addressing the communities in the Balkan region. It will provide a unique opportunity to bring together developers, entrepreneurs and topic-specific experts in order to develop new added value products.
For more information regarding the Hackathon, we invite you to the event's website: https://hackathon.rst-tto.com
Polish-Ukrainian Info Day on the Copernicus Programme - Warsaw
CREODIAS participated in the Polish-Ukrainian Information Day of the COPERNICUS Program. The conference was organized by Polish Space Agency, the Embassy of Ukraine in Warsaw and the Ministry of Entrepreneurship and Technology, taking place on Thursday, 18 April 2019, at the headquarters of the Ministry of Enterprise and Technology in Warsaw, Poland.
The event presented the benefits for European society of the implementation of the DIAS project. Opinions and experiences were presented by Polish and foreign entities taking part in the project, among others: Creotech Instruments, CloudFerro, Astri Polska, Wrocław Institute of Spatial Information and Artificial Intelligence Applications and many others.
The conference was also be an opportunity for individual meetings and talks about potential directions of cooperation.
At the event there were representatives of Polish and Ukrainian entities interested in the scope of the COPERNICUS program.
To keep our community constantly updated with CREODIAS news, we strive to inform users via several tools at our disposal - social media, newsletter, CREODIAS News and CREODIAS Forum.
As of 11th of April 2019, we are happy to inform of another tool being implemented - CREODIAS Announcements. Located in the Forum section, pinned to top, it will act as our feature to inform our active users of technological changes as well as any upcoming changes that can be experienced.
As we do not wish to over-inform with these changes, we will not be sending out separate emails informing of the announcement, yet we will highlight the most important changes in our end-of-the-month newsletter.
We invite all users to check regularly our Announcement and Forum section, as our platform is continually expanding, with more features and tools being regularly added for the benefit of all EO data users. Moreover, the announcement section features the option to subcribe and RSS, allowing interested users to be informed as soon as a new post is featured.
Link to the Announcement section
Domain Name System as a Service - now available at CREODIAS
As of today, we are proud to announce that we have implemented a new feature for daily use for our clients - DNSaaS, also known as DNS as a Service.
DNSaaS provides functionality of managing configuration of user’s domains. Very easy and intuitive management gives You possibility of creating, updating and deleting DNS records, for example, A,CNAME,MX,PTR etc.
Management of DNS is available via:
* Horizon - OpenStack web dashboard
* Command line interface - CLI
* And via APIWe
We hope that our improvements will have a positive impact on your projects. For more information, especially the full description of all DNSaaS functionalities and capabilities, we kindly invite you to check our DNSaaS documentation page, as well as reach out to us via email.