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Introducing 50 cm TRUE*

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DigitalGlobe is proud to introduce the product name 50 cm TRUE* for its highest resolution satellite imagery products. When you see 50 cm TRUE*, you know that the image was taken by a satellite with *resolution better than 50 cm at nadir (directly overhead) and also delivers minimum 5 m CE90 accuracy. DigitalGlobe is currently [...]

GEOSPATIAL ANALYSIS – SOCHI OLYMPICS AND SOCIAL MEDIA

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While millions of people around the world were enjoying the Olympics in Sochi on television, DigitalGlobe’s geospatial analysts were imaging the events via the company’s constellation of commercial high-resolution satellites and adding layers of social media data from web intelligence company, RecordedFuture. An up-to-date imagery basemap provides important context when observing an event such as [...]

A Special Report on South Sudan’s Civil War

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Recently, the Satellite Sentinel Project released its latest report on the conflict in South Sudan and its impact on civilians. DigitalGlobe, in partnership with the Enough Project (and support from George Clooney), provided satellite imagery to showcase the rampant devastation that impacts South Sudanese civilians daily. It’s been three years since ethnic violence in the [...]