ONDA Catalogue unexpected slowdown

Since 10 February 2022 at 12.00 CET we have been experiencing an unexpected slowdown in ONDA Catalogue. As a consequence, service performances degradation and publication delay might occasionally occur.
We are currently working on the issue and apologise for any inconvenience this may cause to your activities.

Copernicus Sentinels Data Access Worldwide Benchmark report for ONDA – new issue

We are happy to share the public results of the new issue of the Copernicus Sentinels Data Access Worldwide Benchmark report related to the ONDA DIAS. 
The Copernicus Sentinels Data Access Worldwide Benchmark project, under an assignment from the European Space Agency funded by the European Union in the frame of the Copernicus Programme, aims at establishing a reference frame to assess Sentinels data accessibility performances. 
We are delighted to acknowledge that ONDA is judged as the service offering to users the most [...]

Serco Europe and OVHcloud to evolve ONDA DIAS in support of Big Data exploitation in 2022

Serco Europe and OVHcloud announce that they are combining their respective expertise to develop a new structured ecosystem for Big Data users, in order to respond to the growing needs for data usage and to support the new space economy.
As data from Earth Observation programmes continue to grow exponentially, with several hundred active satellites currently in orbit, there is a need to manage these data and an increasing demand for the development of value-added applications and more complete geospatial [...]

Sentinel data retrieval delay fully recovered

Following the incident in the retrieval of Sentinels products, users are informed that we fully recovered the delay in the publication of those products on ONDA Catalogue since 22 October 2021, and thus the service has been restored to its nominal performances. We apologise for any inconvenience this might have caused to your activities.

OVHcloud-ONDA Hackathon: the winning teams

The OVHcloud-ONDA Hackathon took place during the ESA Φ-Week on 11-15 October. The Hackathon called for new ideas on how space big data serve the society and contribute to the economy growth, in line with the Phi-Week objectives.
During the conclusive Pitch contest and Awards ceremony on 15 October, a jury of experts from ESA, Serco, OVHcloud and ESA BIC Lazio (Lazio Innova) selected the finalist projects who developed, in the 48-hour span of the Hackathon, the demo applications that best responded to the purpose of the contest: the GISKY, Planetgissky [...]

Update on slowdown with Sentinel data retrieval

The incident leading to an unexpected slowdown in the retrieval of new Sentinels products has been fixed. We are currently recovering the accumulated delay, which will take some more time to be completed. We apologise for any inconvenience this might have caused to your activities.

Slowdown with Sentinel products retrieval

We are experiencing an unexpected slowdown associated with the retrieval of new Sentinels products. As a consequence, there is an increasing delay in their publication on ONDA Catalogue. We are currently working on the issue and will promptly publish relevant updates as soon as possible.

Unscheduled Downtime

Due to a network issue during a OVHcloud maintenance, the ONDA Services have not been reachable on 13 October 2021 from 9:20 am to 10:22 am CEST.
All services are back to nominal operation. We apologise for any inconvenience this may have caused to the users.

Serco and OVHcloud announce key partnership in space imagery and Artificial Intelligence

OVHcloud and Serco Europe, a space industry leader with over 40 years’ experience in supporting the space sector, are consolidating their long-standing partnership to create an innovative European project which will use Artificial Intelligence (AI) to enhance the exploitation of satellite images.
The rapid growth of the space economy has been led by the growing number of satellites sent into orbit, and the increased performance of the onboard sensors in acquiring information.  The result has been that an increasing amount [...]

Copernicus Sentinel Data Access Annual Report Y2020

We are pleased to inform you that the sixth Copernicus Sentinel Data Access Annual Report for 2020 has been published.
The report, prepared by the Serco SpA-led consortium with the contribution of partners GAEL, NOA and GRNET, analyses the uptake of Copernicus Sentinel data and the performance of the Sentinel Data Access System during the period 1 December 2019 to 30 November 2020.
By the end of the reporting period, the Sentinel Data Access System was supporting over 380,000 registered users, [...]