MEDIA & INSIGHTS

Detecting Secret Military Exercises with Micro Satellites, a How- To

The Tiny Satellites Ushering in the New Space Revolution

The Big Deal About Small Satellites and Big Data

The cannonade of small satellites hovering above the Earth is creating a dilemma for government and industry alike: how to process enormous amounts of data sent to the ground. 

Big Data from Small Sats

Speakers from government and industry discussed solutions for analyzing big data derived from small sats at USGIF’s “Powering GEOINT Analytics” workshop.
Planet Labs and other companies are sending hundreds of low-cost satellites into orbit. We’re only beginning to understand how that will change life on Earth.


​​The future of intelligence is small teams and tiny satellites. It’s not a future the U.S. will own exclusively.