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Datel is a part of European Space Agency project studying the Sun

February 19, 2020 Datel

Our engineers are helping to select suitable technologies for storing and archiving data collected by Solar Orbiter. 

Scientific research spacecraft Solar Orbiter has launched on its journey to study the Sun on February 9. The Solar Orbiter will address big questions in Solar System science to help us understand how our star creates and controls the giant bubble of plasma that surrounds the whole Solar System and influences the planets within it. It is an ESA mission with strong NASA participation. 

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Datel is contributing to the United Nations 2025 Global Environmental Data Strategy

November 4, 2019 Datel

Agu Leinfeld as an expert in space technology and artificial intelligence to improve user experience participates in UN Science Policy Business Forum on the Environment, November 4 - 9, Canberra, Australia. Participants will come from top Space Agencies and Earth Observation Centres; Frontier Technology giants, start-ups and entrepreneurs; top UN officials, Presidency of the UN Environment Assembly; top decision-makers, scientists and strategists; non-governmental groups, citizen science leaders and financial institutions.

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Datel analyzed the Metallica concert through SAR eye, using the Early Warning system SILLE

October 23, 2019 Datel

In July 2019, Tartu hosted the world-famous Metallica concert with more than 65,000 visitors. The city decided to seize the opportunity,  collect all kinds of data around this event and organize the  Data Science Seminar. Datel analyzed the Metallica concert through the SAR eye, using the Early Warning system SILLE.

 

 

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ITS World Congress 2019 in Singapore.

October 17, 2019 Datel

We look forward to attending and sharing the benefits of the Datelś Early Warning System SILLE at the Intelligent Transport Systems World Congress 21-25 October in Singapore.

ITS is the world’s leading transport technology congress. This year’s theme is Smart Mobility, Empowering Cities.

Meet us at the Nordic Pavilion No.97!  The pavilion is organized by ITS Norway, ITS Estonia, ITS Sweden, and ITS Finland and is co-funded by Nordic Innovation.

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Datel is proud to take part Tartu-hosted hackathon event of the 2019 NASA International SpaceApps Challenge on October 18th-20th

October 11, 2019 Datel

Datel Space program manager, Andreas Kiik, is honored to be one of the keynote speakers. Space Apps is an international hackathon for coders, scientists, designers, storytellers, makers, builders, technologists, and others in cities around the world, where teams engage with NASA’s free and open data to address real-world problems on Earth and in space. 
Space Apps Tartu event is organized by The University of Tartu - with its Department of Geography, Institute of Computer Science and Tartu Observatory and the Tartu Science Park.

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Datel became a member of the Estonian Defense Industry Association

October 10, 2019 Datel

Estonian Defence Industry Association (EDIA) was founded in 2009 and represents leading defense and security industry companies in Estonia. Estonian Defence and Security Industry Innovation Cluster was first established in 2012. Cluster and its members participate in international projects and programs to increase export capability and sales of the Estonian companies on the defense and security markets.

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Datel presented Sille at the CEPT University Ahmedabad, India

October 7, 2019 Datel

Datel presented Sille at the CEPT University Ahmedabad, India, during the International Conference on Smart Data, Smart Cities and Smart Governance between 3rd Oct. to 5th Oct. 2019.
Ankit Bahl, Head of Country-India, talked about smart infrastructure management. This conference brought together the representatives from the corporate sector, government sectors, academic and research organizations on one platform to exchange ideas, innovations, and experience on Smart Data, Smart Cities with a special emphasis on Geospatial Technology-based solutions for Smart Governance.

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Datel will attend the Copernicus program 'EYES ON EARTH' roadshow in National Library of Estonia on 3 - 4. October

October 1, 2019 Datel

EASME and the European Commission have launched the Eyes on Earth’ Roadshow – a series of five events across the EU bringing space and Earth observation closer to EU citizens; and raising awareness of the skills and job opportunities in the geospatial industry. The 'Eyes on Earth' Roadshow lets you explore how satellite information can help improve operational applications such as climate & weather, mobility & transport planning, renewables, air quality, fresh water availability and distribution, smart farming, financial risk management and critical infrastructure.

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Estonian companies present digital solutions for the energy industry in Abu Dhabi

September 10, 2019 ESTONIAN WORLD

Estonian companies Enefit, Nortal, Datel and Smagrinet will present innovative digital solutions at the World Energy Congress in Abu Dhabi on 9-12 September; the Estonian president, Kersti Kaljulaid, will also attend.
With over 150 countries represented, the World Energy Congress is the world’s largest and most influential energy event, covering all aspects of the energy agenda. Kaljulaid will be the keynote speaker at the congress on 10 September and will also participate in a panel discussion, “Getting to grips with the blockchain: Cutting through the hype”.

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Datel will attend the World Energy Congress in Abu Dhabi on 9-12. September.

September 6, 2019 Datel

This is the most important energy event in the world with more than 150 countries participating. There are traditionally many state leaders, including this year the President of the Republic of Estonia, Kersti Kaljulaid.

At the event, Asse Hang will present SILLE as an e-service focused on using satellite data to monitor critical energy sector infrastructure including pipelines, mines, dams and power plants.

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We are supporting FEMA and US Army Corps of Engineers preparedness as Hurricane Dorian approaches the United States.

September 3, 2019 Datel

Datel is providing InSAR data processing together with the ESA to support FEMA and US Army Corps of Engineers preparedness as Hurricane Dorian approaches the United States. Together with our American partners, we are remotely inspecting levee sections, urban areas and sea walls across Florida; and we stand by to do so in other states as the storm's track becomes clearer.

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Student Satellite "Koit" is out in space!

July 5, 2019 Datel

5th July Soyuz-2.1b rocket carrying student satellite Koit launched from the Vostochny Cosmodrome. TalTech student satellite project is being implemented by TalTech and DATEL together. Hämarik, our second student satellite, will launch on September 9. 

http://satelliit.taltech.ee/

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Datel is now ISO 27001 certified

June 28, 2019 Datel

Scope of certification: project management, development, implementation, training, maintenance, sales and rent of the solutions and services (including mission-critical) for information systems, information technology, data communication, and presentation techniques. ISO 27001 is the best-known international standard for an information security management system (ISMS). 

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Datel presented Sille at the ITS Congress in Europe, June 3-6

June 14, 2019 Datel

ITS Estonia delegation with Asse Hang from Datel introduced smart city solutions in the ITS Congress in Europe. ITS Congress in Europe is the largest event entirely dedicated to smart mobility and digitalization of transport is organized by ERTICO – ITS Europe. ITS Estonia was cooperating with Finnish colleagues from ITS Finland, to introduce solutions and products for organizations from the public and private sector.

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Datel and TalTech have entered into an agreement for the development of image-processing and ground-based software for student satellites.

May 31, 2019 Datel

Initially the students from the university planned to launch one satellite into orbit, but a prime opportunity recently arose for them to launch two. Datel is supporting TalTech’s Mektory Space Centre with calculation and presentation equipment and both satellites with software.

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Datel presented SILLE at the Mines and Technology event in Helsinki

May 30, 2019 Datel

Driven by demanding environmental regulation, increased operating costs and a lack of skilled labour the European mining community are turning to digital technologies to boost productivity. The conference shared best practice and innovations from leading mines across Europe.

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May 16th European Space Agency opened Estonian satellite data center in Tallinn

May 17, 2019 Datel

The data center named ESTHub helps technology companies obtain and process more quickly remote sensing data obtained from space. AS Datel uses remote sensing data collected by the Sentinel-1 satellite and disseminated via ESTHub, among others, in the new service Sille.  Via ESTHub we can get data about Estonia and the nearby region especially fast, which enables us to offer a service of particularly high quality. 

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This April 17th Datel’s Early Warning System, Sille, won the Estonian IT Association Private Sector Act of the Year award, 2018.

April 18, 2019 Datel

Sille gives you the power to see structural and surface deformation of any site on the planet, since 2014, from your browser. "The service, based on satellite data, helps prevent accidents caused by the disintegration of infrastructure, and its uses are very wide," explained ITL President Ivo Suursoo. 

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Datel presented Deformation Monitoring System SILLE at the Space Industry Day in Riga

March 26, 2019 Datel

March 20th 2019, Andreas Kiik, Head of Space of AS Datel, presented SILLE at the Space Industry Day in Riga.
See the presentation at SILLE ś LinkedIn page.

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EFEE (European Federation of Explosives Engineers) Newsletter February 2019 discusses SILLE developed by Datel.

March 18, 2019 EFEE

Active mining processes can cause seismic activity, negatively affecting communities and infrastructure. Sille’s data can bolster transparency in the mining industry by assessing land and surrounding structures before and after mining to detect possible movement. Read Datel´s article on pg 37-45. 

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March 5th, Datel Ovela together with FEMA leaders presented SILLE at the "Opportunity Project Day" in Washington D.C.

March 6, 2019 Datel

Datel Ovela together with FEMA national preparedness directorate leaders presented SILLE's subsidence monitoring solution to a group of interagency participants across the US government.

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Datel presented SILLE at the FedGeoDay 2019 conference in Washington D.C.

February 4, 2019 Datel

January 31st, Carl Pucci from Datel Ovela presented SILLE - at the Federal Government Conference „FedGeoday 2019“ in Washington D.C.

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Is the building sinking?

January 30, 2019 Horizon

In the opening issue of Estonian science and nature magazine Horizon, Andreas Kiik and Anti Gruno write about how  Sille measures the sinking and rising of various infrastructure objects with millimetre accuracy. (The article is in Estonian).

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RICS new issue of Built Environmental Journal discusses SILLE developed by Datel

January 29, 2019 Built Environmental

RICS new issue of Built Environmental Journal discusses SILLE  developed by Datel. Read Andreas Kiik´s article "Signals from Space" on pg 39-41.

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Invest in Estonia's new issue of Life in Estonia discusses SILLE's deformation monitoring system

January 17, 2019 INVEST IN ESTONIA

Invest in Estonia's  new issue of Life in Estonia  discusses SILLE's deformation monitoring system, another innovative technology launched by Datel!
Read Ronald Liive's SILLE article on pg 40-41. 

 

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Datel presented SILLE at the IESMA 2018 conference in Vilnius

November 19, 2018 DATEL AS

Datel presented SILLE at the conference and industrial exhibition “Innovative Energy Solutions for Military Applications” (IESMA 2018) on 14-16th  November. The event is carried out by the NATO Energy Security Centre of Excellence and will provide information on innovative solutions that will help improve the operational capability of military.

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"Space-State" Estonia. After successful test-project, Datel exports remote service to world

October 31, 2018 TeeLeht

Pg. 11, The IT company Datel has been developing a new e-service, SILLE, for several years and the Road Administration has helped to test its various value chains from the beginning. The company has already been successful in foreign markets and is cooperating with, among others, the State of Maryland in the United States and Scandinavian customers. 

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Datel presented SILLE at the 2018 Annual Technical Forum for Geohazards

August 16, 2018 Datel AS

August 8, Carl Pucci presented SILLE at the 2018 Annual Technical Forum for Geohazards Impacting Transportation.

The event was hosted by Maryland Department of Transportation and sponsored by the Marshall University Center for Environmental, Geotechnical and Applied Sciences (CEGAS).

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Sille: a new satellite deformation monitoring service

July 27, 2018 Geoforum

Estonian company Datel has launched a service that allows users to remotely monitor changes in the settling of infrastructures around the world, thus helping to avoid disasters.

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2018 World Nuclear Exhibition

June 28, 2018 Datel AS

At the 2018 World Nuclear Exhibition, Datel and Tecnatom were the first to present satellite radar based acquisition, analysis, and action (A3) to monitor nuclear facilities globally. As part of the increasing focus on long-term maintenance and efficiency of legacy plants, as well as site selection and expansion of the A3 platform forms part of nuclear operators strategy considerations. We are excited to bring Sille to bear in a banner field for advancement. We are proud to have been invited to present this solution under the flag of Spain at the Spanish nuclear power pavilion. 

For more information on the WNE see the IAEA Director General's Statement.

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Datel Presents Large Infrastructure Early Warning System

June 18, 2018 GLOBAL FINANCIAL MARKET REVIEW

The Estonian IT company Datel on April 17th presented a new early warning system for large scale infrastructure, which uses satellite data to monitor minor movements in pieces of infrastructure such as bridges, railways, pipelines, harbors and mines, informs LETA/BNS.

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Tecnatom and Datel join forces to provide advanced technological solutions

June 18, 2018 Europa Press

Spanish engineering Tecnatom and Estonian company Datel have signed a collaboration agreement to provide advanced technological solutions based on artificial satellites, as reported by the Spanish company in a statement. 

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Economy - Tecnatom and Datel join forces to provide advanced technological solutions

June 18, 2018 el Economista

Spanish engineering Tecnatom and Estonian company Datel have signed a collaboration agreement to provide advanced technological solutions based on artificial satellites, as reported by the Spanish company in a statement. 

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Estonian company to provide satellite monitoring to a Spanish engineering corporation

June 7, 2018 ESTONIAN WORLD

The Estonian IT company, Datel, has signed a collaboration agreement with the Spanish multinational engineering corporation, Tecnatom, to provide technological solutions for satellite monitoring of strategic and critical infrastructures.

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Tecnatom and the Estonian IT-company Datel sign a collaboration agreement to provide advanced technological solutions

June 6, 2018 TECNATOM

Tecnatom announces today that it has signed a collaboration agreement with the Estonian IT company Datel, under which the two companies will work together to provide technological solutions for satellite monitoring of strategic and critical infrastructures.

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Tecnatom and the Estonian company Datel sign a collaboration agreement to provide advanced technological solutions

June 6, 2018 Empresa Exterior

Both companies add their capabilities to provide solutions of high technological content based on artificial satellites, applicable to various industrial sectors such as nuclear power plants, railway infrastructures or the transport and distribution of electrical energy. 

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Tecnatom and Datel sign a collaboration agreement to provide advanced technological solutions

June 6, 2018 Spanish Nuclear Group for Cooperation

Tecnatom announced today that it has signed a collaboration agreement with the Estonian IT company Datel, under which the two companies will work together to provide technological solutions for satellite monitoring of strategic and critical infrastructures. 

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Estonian IT company launches a precision infrastructure monitoring service

April 20, 2018 ESTONIAN WORLD

The Estonian IT company, Datel, has launched a service that allows users to remotely monitor the shifts and subsidence of infrastructure globally with a precision of up to one millimetre – thus helping prevent accidents.

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How to make infrastructures safer through satellites’ data

April 17, 2018 E-ESTONIA

The Estonian IT company Datel, specialized in developing geographical information systems, has announced the launch of its early warning system Sille.

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Estonian bridges controlled by satellites

May 23, 2017 TeeLeft

Pg. 14, Thanks to radar-equipped European remote sensing satellites, it is now possible to measure the passage of bridges in Estonia from space. The first two pilot projects have already been carried out by the [Estonian] Road Administration and the results are proving. 

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