EODC to host virtual services for Interreg Danube Transnational Programme

EODC to host virtual services for Interreg Danube Transnational Programme

Drought management is in many aspects still based on “ad hoc” response. Therefore, the main objective of the new project DriDanube is to enhance drought resilience in the Danube region by introducing recently developed monitoring and risk assessment tools. EODC plays a vital role in this project, because data volume (mainly from satellite) and complexity […]

17 leading IT companies start Data Market Austria (article in German)

17 leading IT companies start Data Market Austria (article in German)

Österreich stellt sich der Big Data Revolution mit einem vom BMVIT teilfinanzierten Leitprojekt Data Market Austria (DMA). Salzburg/Wien (OTS) – Das einzigartige Konsortium von 17 Partner aus führenden Forschungsorganisationen, Telekom und IT-Industrieunternehmen, Start-Ups, KMUs und NGOs stellte sich in einem Kick-off Event im T-Center von T-Mobile und T-Systems vor. Ziel ist es, einen flotten und […]

EODC successfully hosted Copernicus Hackathon

EODC successfully hosted Copernicus Hackathon

EODC successfully hosted Copernicus Hackathon On November 4 and 5, the first “Open Data Copernicus Hackathon” took place in Vienna on the premises of the University Business Incubator INiTS. In the two-day event initiated by the Federal Ministry of Transport, Innovation and Technology (BMVIT) and the Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG), developers, data specialists and […]

Data Market Austria

Data Market Austria

The amount of data available and produced every day is exploding – data has become an important raw material that is of high importance in nearly every industry sector worldwide. Thereby a vital data economy and a successfully working Data-Services Ecosystem in Austria is one of the factors to enable and ensure sustainable employment and […]

Another successful EODC Forum!

Another successful EODC Forum!

We are pleased to announce that the EODC Forum 2016, held on the 31st of May and 1st of June 2016 at the Vienna University of Technology, has proven a great success! We would like to thank all of the 92 participants from 40 organizations spanning 8 different countries for their attendance, as well as […]

Meet EODC and Partners at the ESS!

Meet EODC and Partners at the ESS!

Under the auspices of the 2016 Dutch Presidency of the Council of the EU, the fourth edition of European Space Solutions is coming to The Hague. Taking place at the World Forum Convention Centre from 30 May to 3 June 2016, the major 5-day conference will bring together business and the public sector with users […]

EODC @ AGIT Symposium

EODC @ AGIT Symposium

The AGIT Symposium and Expo is one in a series of conferences in applied geoinformatics. Taking place once a year in Salzburg, Austria, it is being held simultaneously with the GI_Forum conference. Both together host a number of presentations covering various topics in the latest developments of GIScience, Smart City Concepts, Hydrology, Environmental Monitoring, Natural Hazards, […]

Sentinel – 2 data being ingested into EODC Archive

Sentinel – 2 data being ingested into EODC Archive

As of last week, Sentinel-2 data are being pulled from the ESA data hub and ingested into our rolling and long-term archives. Currently, only Level 1C data are available and transfered to our facilities. For more information on data access please do not hesitate to contact us! See also: Sentinel – 2 @ ESA web […]

EODC IT capacities to be significantly extended

EODC IT capacities to be significantly extended

Through the „Earth Observation Data Centre for Water Resources Monitoring“ (EODC), established by TU Wien, ZAMG, private companies and individual researchers, Austria plays a major role in the Copernicus programme of the European Commission and in activities of the European Space Agency (ESA). With additional funding from the Vienna Business Agency the EODC can now […]

Satellite data for companies – Talk @ Austrian Economic Chambers

Satellite data for companies – Talk @ Austrian Economic Chambers

On the 8th of October, 2015 a workshop at the Austrian Economic Chambers will deal with the EODC, satellite data in general, and how companies may profit from them. Further reading in the following paragraph (only german, or on the Austrian Economic Chamber’s website). Der Arbeitskreis Geodaten trifft sich am 8. Oktober 2015 und beschäftigt […]