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Tag Archives: Humanitarian Aid

Bringing DigitalGlobe’s Insight Solutions to Life

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Todd M. Bacastow Director, Insight Product Management Today’s users of geospatial information expect more than a map. They expect insight that allows them to better understand a place and a situation on the ground to enable informed decisions. As the use of geo-data applications expands, web-based mapping technologies offer a means for a larger audience [...]

CORPORATE NEWS: DigitalGlobe Integrates Geospatial Insight and Information for Typhoon Haiyan Response

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DigitalGlobe’s response to the Typhoon Haiyan crisis leveraged the company’s entire spectrum of geospatial capabilities and platforms – more so than for any other natural disaster to date. Supported by DigitalGlobe’s U.S. Government customer, these products are temporarily licensed for unrestricted use for emergency response and humanitarian activities based on the extent of the damage [...]

RAISING AWARENESS FOR TYPHOON HAIYAN

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On Monday, we posted a blog in an effort to help disseminate information about the tragic record-breaking typhoon that hit the Philippines on Friday. Our mission was to get FirstLook pre- and post-event satellite imagery into the hands of the public and media as quickly as possible. Further, we wanted to raise awareness about our [...]