Copernicus satellite data and DriDanube stakeholder meeting

Copernicus satellite data and DriDanube stakeholder meeting

The workshop “Copernicus Nutzbar Machen” (in German language) was held on the 30 May 2017 at the Austrian Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management (BMLFUW). The aim of the workshop was to present the possible use of Copernicus data for sovereign tasks of Austrian public services by means of six concrete applications […]

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 […]