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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

EODC presented @ BMWFW

EODC presented @ BMWFW

The Austrian Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy (“Bundesministerium für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Wirtschaft – BMWFW”) is hosting a series of Lectures called “Aus den Leistungsvereinbarungen”. Wolfgang Wagner, Professor for remote sensing at TU Wien and Head of Science at EODC, presented the EODC and its role in enabling the cooperation between academic, public […]

Community Meeting: 22 organizations, 10 countries!

Community Meeting: 22 organizations, 10 countries!

We thank all of the 63 participants from 22 organizations in 10 different countries for their attendance and presentations, as well as for sharing information about their projects and ambitions for EODC collaborations. The 14 partner presentations demonstrated the professional excellence of, and the broad variety of scientific and technical aspects covered by, the EODC […]

Article about EODC in derStandard.at

Article about EODC in derStandard.at

TU Wien, Zentralanstalt für Meteorologie und Firmen gründen “Earth Observation Data Centre for Water Resources Monitoring” Seit April umkreist mit “Sentinel-1A” der erste Umweltsatellit des EU-Erdbeobachtungsprogramms “Copernicus” die Erde. Täglich liefert er zwei Terabyte an Messergebnissen. In Wien wurde nun von der Technischen Universität (TU) Wien, der Zentralanstalt für Meteorologie und Geodynamik (ZAMG) und Firmen […]