DigitalGlobe Partners with Esri & Harris

Shares of DigitalGlobe (DGI) and Harris Corp. (HRS) were up Monday after the provider of Earth imagery disclosed a partnership with the defense contractor and Esri.

The deal will enable Esri users to access DigitalGlobe’s 17-year, time-lapse library of high-resolution satellite imagery and the analytical and deep learning tools, according to a company statement.

“The AllAccess+Analytics offering will allow subscribers to tap into more than 100 petabytes of the world’s highest-quality commercial satellite imagery and the industry’s most advanced analytic and machine learning tools,” said John-Isaac Clark, head of platform product development at DigitalGlobe.

By Caroline Williams