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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

ONDA sponsors the FOSS4G 2019 EO Data Challenge

As part of the FOSS4G 2019 Conference taking place in Bucharest on 26-30 August 2019, the EO data challenge is intended to attract the best ideas on using open source software and open data to produce useful solutions for EO data management and processing.
ONDA is happy to sponsor the competition by providing the Virtual Infrastructure and support during the challenge and also by contributing to one of the available prizes with a free access package to our Services.
The call [...]

ONDA for the S2IGI project

S2IGI (Sistema Satellitare Integrato per la Gestione Incendi) is an Integrated Satellite System for the Management of Fires, financed by Sardinia Region and developed by Nurjana Technologies, CNR-IBIMET and the Aerospace Engineering School of the Sapienza University of Rome (SIA).
S2IGI aims to contribute to the reduction of damages caused by forest fires to the environment and to the economic activities through the development of an informative prototype system that integrates innovative techniques of data elaboration provided from satellite technology - prioritising [...]

ONDA for the Copernicus Start-up Programme

ONDA actively supports initiatives such as the Copernicus Accelerator and the Hackathons – both part of the Copernicus Start-up Programme of the European Commission’s DG Growth – which foster innovation, the development of new Earth observation (EO) applications and ultimately economic growth.

The Copernicus Accelerator offers a business development scheme for 50 start-ups and entrepreneurs with innovative ideas that involve the use Copernicus data or services.
ONDA is participating to the DIAS Voucher Scheme, allowing the Mentees access to our Services for the [...]

IREA chooses ONDA for large scale InSAR data processing

IREA, the Institute for Electromagnetic Sensing of the Environment of the National Research Council (CNR) of Italy, has selected ONDA, through a public invitation to tender open to the DIAS platforms, to provide cloud resources for processing Sentinel-1 data.
IREA has already been using the ONDA platform as an early adopter for the development of surface deformation products implementing interferometric SAR (InSAR) techniques.
“We are very pleased to continue our collaboration with ONDA,” said Riccardo Lanari, the IREA director. “We believe [...]

ACROTEC Foundation keeps working with ONDA

Having been one of the first ONDA Early Adopters, ACROTEC has now chosen to continue using the ONDA services for the evolution of their WASDI project.
The WASDI (Web Advanced Space Developer Interface) application, currently accessible on the ONDA Marketplace, is the result of an ESA project within the General Support Technology Programme (GSTP).
The platform is developed by ACROTEC Technology Foundation (controlled by CIMA Research Foundation) together with FadeOut Software.
The project aims at developing an infrastructure allowing experts and end-users [...]

EOPEN Project at BiDS’19

The EOPEN project, funded within the European Union’s Horizon 2020 programme, was presented at the 2019 Conference on Big Data from Space, taking place in Munich from 19 to 21 February.
The objective of EOPEN is to provide a platform - targeted at non-expert Earth Observation data users as well as experts and the SME community - that makes Copernicus data and services easy to use for Big Data applications.
In order to fuse data from diverse sources and manage a [...]

ONDA supporting the EDAP project

We have the pleasure to announce that ONDA has been selected by Telespazio Vega UK to support the ESA Earthnet Data Assessment Pilot Project (EDAP). The main objective of this project is to perform early data quality assessment of existing or future Earth Observation missions from national or commercial providers.
In addition to providing a central place for all mission data to be securely managed and quality assessed, the Serco-led ONDA DIAS Service also provides a natural interface point for [...]

ONDA Free Trial Access

The ONDA Free Trial Access is the evolution of our Early Adopter Programme, which was set up to collect feedback from early users of our Services: you can view the first results on our Marketplace section.
Participants to our Free Trial are able get free access to our standard package of Services for a period of up to 3 months.
Please Contact Us if you are interested in applying for our Free Trial Access or if you just wish more [...]

ONDA at the Φ-week

ONDA will be attending the ESA Earth Observation Φ-week in ESRIN, Frascati, from 12 to 16 November 2018.
The event’s focus is on the latest trends and innovations in EO Open Science, which will affect future Earth Observation missions and services.
We will be present with an exhibition desk and will also provide 2 showcase sessions.
Learn More:
Φ-week Final Programme

ONDA to support the I.MODI project

We are delighted to announce that Survey Lab has chosen ONDA to support the I.MODI project.
I.MODI (Implemented MOnitoring system for structural DIsplacement) provides an innovative range of Earth Observation services for monitoring long-term ground settlements and support building damage assessment analyses.
It makes use of EO data archives for back-analysis, also in combination with in-situ systems and data from operational EO missions.
The project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme.
This partnership will help to [...]

ONDA at the JSS-EARSC joint workshop – Kyoto, 1 November 2018

In November 2016, Japan Space Systems (J-spacesystems) and the European Association of Remote Sensing Companies (EARSC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding to develop synergies and strengthen cooperation between Europe and Japan in the utilisation of Earth Observation products and services.
A workshop was organised jointly by J-spacesystems and EARSC from 29 October to 2 November 2018, in Kyoto, Japan, alongside the GEO Week 2018, where the key stakeholders in Japan and Europe provided up-to-date information on satellite data platforms and [...]

ONDA support to Pronatur, Copernicus Hackathon Organiser

Within the framework of the Copernicus Hackathons initiative, funded by the European Commission, ONDA has been supporting the Civil Association Pronatur, one of the selected Copernicus Hackathon Organisers.
The DanubeHack 2018 event was organised by Pronatur on 6-7 October in Bratislava, Slovakia.
It aimed to promote the potential of the Copernicus Earth Observation data and services, addressing in particulars communities in the Central Europe region.
The Hackathon brought together developers, entrepreneurs, topic-specific experts as well interested enthusiasts in order to develop new [...]

DIAS Info Day at NSO

A DIAS Info Day has been organised on 19 October in The Hague by the Netherlands Space Office.
ONDA will attend with a presentation of our platform to the Dutch stakeholders followed by a Questions & Anwers session. A live demo of our solutions is also planned, where we will show how to access our services, as well as the first results by the ONDA users.

ONDA to participate at OVH Summit 2018, 18 October 2018 in Paris

We are happy to announce that on Thursday 18 October we will attend the OVH Summit Paris, where ONDA’s cloud provider will present their strategic vision and solutions. Conferences and labs dedicated to innovation and networking, a startup village and live demos will attract more than 6.000 visitors, who will be able to share best practices and meet the OVH experts team.
The official presentation of the ONDA DIAS at the dedicated workshop in the afternoon will be introduced by [...]

Esri-ONDA Partnership

Serco Italia has selected Esri to enlarge the ONDA DIAS services offering to the users.
Esri is a technology provider for massive Earth Observation data management and on-demand processing, helping ONDA to unlock the potential of geospatial imagery.
More details to follow soon.

Learn more: Esri website

 

About ONDA online Help

Use the links under the Help section of our web portal navigation menu to find the best help information for your needs.

For both general and specific questions, visit our online FAQs page which now features an improved browsing experience.
Questions are conveniently organised by categories with noticeable headlines at the top of the page, so you can easily jump to the section you are looking for.
Where possible, you can use the links in the Answers to directly open the web [...]

ONDA: a multilingual web portal

The ONDA web portal - already available in Italian, German and Spanish besides English - has now been upgraded to include the French version as well.
Our multilingual content is an added benefit for all audiences who now have an easier and more direct access to comprehensive descriptions of the data and services available through our DIAS.
Select the flag from the header bar and enjoy the navigation through our Home and the Data, Services and About sections in your language!

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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.
 

ONDA web portal: Spanish version now available

The ONDA Web Portal is now also available in the Spanish language: change the language by clicking the relevant flag on top of the navigation bar and browse through our Homepage and the Data, Services and About sections to find information and details about us and our offer in Spanish.
The Spanish version comes after the Italian and German translations already available when the web portal was first released, and just before the French translation, which will soon be available.

ONDA Early Adopter Programme

The ONDA Early Adopter Programme has been set up to collect feedback from early users of our Services.
The objectives of our initiative are to let the users become familiar with our solutions and to demonstrate the benefits of our Services by gathering potential use cases.
The EAP is available …

ONDA User Portal planned maintenance

Planned maintenance activities are scheduled for the User Portal over the weekend starting from Saturday at 08:00 CEST.
During the maintenance window, the Registration and Login functions can be unavailable from time to time.
Users who have bought Cloud resources can access them nominally.
Date 23/06/18 time 08:00 CEST

ONDA official launch on 20 June 2018

Our ONDA Data and Information Access Service was officially launched at the Baveno+20 event which took place on 20 and 21 June 2018.
The event has been organised by the European Commission DG GROW as a celebration of the 20th anniversary of the Baveno Manifesto, the document which gave birth to the Copernicus Programme.
To mark the launch, on the evening of 20 June Roberto Mulatti, General Manager for Serco Italia, addressed an audience of several delegates from the European Commission, [...]

DIAS contracts signed

On 14 December 2017, ESA, acting on behalf of the European Commission, signed Copernicus Data and Information Access Service (DIAS) contracts with four industrial consortia.
The DIAS will give unlimited, free and complete access to Copernicus data and information. The DIAS provides a scalable computing and storage environment for third …