Operational News

ONDA long-term Cloud Archive

We wish to inform our users that a subset of the oldest ONDA public datasets currently available on the ONDA Object Storage will gradually be moved on the ONDA long-term Archive service based on OVH Cloud Archive technology.
What is the Cloud Archive?
The Cloud Archive is a secure and reliable long-term storage solution offered by OVH, supporting the archiving of large amount of data that remain easily accessible by the users.
What changes for users?
The impact on ONDA users will be [...]

Our new Sentinel Planned Acquisition View service

The Sentinel Planned Acquisition View is a free ONDA tool allowing users to visualise tracks and planned acquisitions for Sentinel-1 over a world map.
Users are able to perform queries either on the global map or for a specific area and also to download the query results.

Sentinel Planned Acquisition View – Tutorial
Open the Sentinel Planned Acquisition View

New Remote Desktop interface

An easy-to-use Remote Desktop graphical interface is now available for users of the ONDA Virtual Servers.
The customised template also includes a variety of pre-installed open-source software tools, e.g. SNAP, QGIS, R, etc. You can find the full list on our Tools page.
In order to use our new template:

Choose a Virtual Server with a minimum storage of 200 GB (view our Virtual Servers available solutions)
Select Remote Desktop from the list of our Customised ONDA templates
Follow the “Remote Desktop template - [...]

New release of the ONDA Catalogue, now supporting semantic searches

We have released a new version of the Catalogue, which also supports Semantic Searches: users are now able to perform complex geographical searches from the Catalogue Advanced Search form.
Search the Catalogue: example

Click on the Advanced Search icon
Enter your text query under the newly added Place field – e.g. glaciers in Italy
Select the mission – e.g Sentinel-2 – and any other applicable search criteria
Click the Search button
Visualise the results on the Catalogue map

About the ONDA Catalogue
From the Catalogue, you can [...]

Advanced API: additional access point to products in original format now available

The ONDA Advanced API allows access to low level components of the product through ENS (Elastic Node Server) without the need for a full product download. The service is available free of charge to users who order a Virtual Server.
The standard access is to products in a custom ENS format.
However, an additional access point is now available for users to access products in their native format as well.

More on Advanced API
Advanced API – User Guide

Sentinel-5P data now available

Our users can now access and download Sentinel-5P data from the ONDA Catalogue.
The Sentinel-5P mission has the main objective of performing atmospheric measurements relating to air quality, climate forcing, ozone and UV radiation.

More on Sentinel-5P
ONDA Catalogue

CAMS now on ONDA

Data from the Copernicus Atmosphere Monitoring Service (CAMS) are now available from the ONDA Catalogue.
CAMS provides consistent and quality-controlled information related to air pollution and health, solar energy, greenhouse gases and climate forcing, everywhere in the world.

CAMS on ONDA
Copernicus Information on ONDA
ONDA Catalogue

Sentinel-3 Synergy products now available

The Sentinel-3A and Sentinel-3B Synergy products are now being published on the ONDA Catalogue.
Based on the combination of SLSTR and OLCI products, the SYN products’ primary objective is the monitoring of land use, but they also provide information relating to worldwide food security and to climate studies.
Learn more:

Sentinel-3
ONDA Catalogue
Sentinel-3 Synergy on Sentinel Online

SLSTR Sentinel-3 products for Land now available

We are pleased to announce that the publication of SLSTR Sentinel-3A and -3B products for the Land application domain has started.
All new data are now being published systematically on our Catalogue, and the historical datasets will be gradually made available.
Learn more:

Sentinel-3
ONDA Catalogue

New release of ONDA Discovery service

A new release of our free Discovery service is now available.
You can use the ONDA Discovery service to:

browse all available data and information
filter the data to display
view the list of datasets on the Catalogue view

The new release includes new filtering functions: please read more about the new Advanced Search features on our Catalogue - Tutorial.