Coming together with a common purpose
to solve the world’s most difficult problems.
This acquisition combines two industry leaders recognized for delivering innovative solutions that help customers harness the power of high-resolution Earth imagery and other forms of geospatial information at scale. Together we can unlock new value, derive actionable insights and anticipate future priorities for our government and commercial customers through the power of technology and geospatial big data.
Together we will meet the future needs of our government and commercial customers by providing relevant intelligence faster than ever before.
–Al Di Leonardo
General Manager, HumanGeo
Giving Radiant direct access to DigitalGlobe imagery and platforms will create new opportunities to provide open-source solutions to our customers.
SVP & General Manager, Services
This deal is about more than technology—it’s about people. DigitalGlobe and Radiant share the same values and a commitment to serve our nation.
General Manager, RadiantBlue
The combination of DigitalGlobe's satellite imagery and geospatial big data platform with Radiant's innovative software and data analytics expertise deepens our joint capabilities across the entire geospatial intelligence value chain. This intersection of data, technology and (most importantly) people helps achieve our shared vision of becoming the indispensable source of information about our changing planet.
The best people empower the digital globe. We are hundreds of world-class analysts and developers with the expertise to gather, interpret and apply data and technology to extract answers and provide innovative solutions.
For customers. Better data, better technology and more experience means actionable information and insights to help you solve your biggest challenges with confidence.
For employees. A critical mass of proven innovators – including Security+, CISSP, Hadoop Certified Programmers and Certified ScrumMasters – who have supported successful technology change across multiple customer groups. More work options, more opportunities for collaboration.
The best source of data and insights on the planet, on the planet. DigitalGlobe’s geospatial content and Radiant’s open-source information create an unrivaled source of feedback into the digital globe.
For customers. DigitalGlobe’s 16-year time-lapse library of Earth imagery creates the digital globe—a living digital inventory of our changing planet. And Radiant’s analytical expertise unlocks critical new insights from that library—empowering better solutions for government and commercial customers.
For employees. Empower informed analysis and technology development by leveraging the industry’s most complete source of imagery and data. Benefit from temporally relevant information at a truly planetary scale.
The best new and innovative technologies help us build and extract insights from the digital globe and anticipate future events. Built by the most experienced teams and fine-tuned using true big data, our tech helps us provide solutions across the entire geospatial value chain.
For customers. Repurposing great technologies like DigitalGlobe’s GBDX platform and other deep learning models to support our expanded customer base will result in even better cutting-edge geospatial tools.
For employees. Teams from both organizations gain access to true cutting-edge technology. Satellite mission management from Radiant will help DigitalGlobe optimize the use of their platforms and integrate satellite and non-satellite data.
Radiant is a team of world-class businesses focused on innovative and evolving technology, tradecraft and analytics support. Their mission-focused technology solutions and next-generation capabilities have helped build a strong and growing presence within the U.S. intelligence community, resulting in contracts with the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO), National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA), Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), Special Operations Command (SOCOM) and other government agencies. Radiant’s track record of innovation in the fields of geospatial technology, applied data science, analytics, cybersecurity and cloud-based software solutions perfectly complements DigitalGlobe’s industry-leading Earth imaging and data capabilities.