Glossary

Choose data offerings from the glossary.


Collections

Collections are geospatial datasets with tasking or archive imagery.

To get a list of all available geospatial collections with metadata, call the Get geospatial collections endpoint. If a collection has "isIntegrated": true in its payload, you can order it using the API.

Data products

Data products are a type of imagery with a specific geometric and radiometric processing level and file format. All collections have different data products corresponding to their technical specifications.

To get a list of all available data products with metadata, call the Get data products endpoint. If a data product has "isIntegrated": true in its payload, you can order it using the API.

Producers

Data producers are companies that initially acquire and process the source data. Data acquired by a producer can be distributed to various hosts.

To get a list of all available data producers with metadata, call the Get data producers endpoint.

A simplified table of data producers
TitleName
21AT21at
Airbusairbus
Axelspaceaxelspace
Beijing Space View Technology Co., Ltd.space-view
BlackSkyblacksky
Capella Spacecapella-space
Deutsches Zentrum für Luft-und Raumfahrt e. V.dlr
Deutsches Zentrum für Luft-und Raumfahrt e. V.
and Hisdesat Servicios Estratégicos S.A.
dlr-hisdesat
ESAesa
Hexagonhexagon
ICEYEiceye
ImageSatimagesat
Intermapintermap
Near Space Labsnear-space-labs
Nearmapnearmap
Satellogicsatellogic
SIISsiis
Umbraumbra
United States Geological Surveyusgs
Vexcelvexcel

Hosts

Data hosts are providers that offer access to data acquired by a producer. Hosts are either commercial or non-commercial. Non-commercial hosts provide access to open data.

To get a list of available data hosts with metadata, call the Get data hosts endpoint.

A simplified table of data hosts
TitleData access typeAPI name
21ATCommercial21at
Airbus Defence and SpaceCommercialairbus
Airbus Defence and Space - ElevationCommercialairbus-elevation
AxelspaceCommercialaxelspace
Capella SpaceCommercialcapellaspace
Earth Search & AWSNon-commercialearthsearch-aws
HexagonCommercialhexagon
ICEYECommercialiceye
ImageSatCommercialimagesat
IntermapCommercialintermap
Near Space LabsCommercialnearspacelabs
OneAtlasCommercialoneatlas
SatellogicCommercialsatellogic
SIISCommercialsiis
SpectraCommercialspectra
UmbraCommercialumbra
VexcelCommercialvexcel

Non-integrated offerings

Collections or data products can be non-integrated and have "isIntegrated": false in their payload. The process for ordering them is as follows:

  1. Choose a non-integrated collection from one of the following sections:
  2. To open the respective marketplace page, click the link.
  3. Scroll down to the order form. Fill it out and click Request data.

Alternatively, you can order non-integrated data by contacting the Operations team.