AWS Announces General Availability of AWS Ground Station


Capella Space is an information services company providing on-demand Earth observation data via advanced space radar. Capella provides persistent, reliable, and affordable products and services through its constellation of 36 high-resolution, high-capacity Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) satellites, which can see through clouds and at night, permitting imaging during bad weather or low light conditions. “We’re entering a new era of Earth observation, with near real-time access to our changing world at our fingertips,” said Payam Banazadeh, CEO of Capella Space. “Providing low-latency and actionable information from space is going to change how industries utilize space. We are excited to be collaborating with Amazon on AWS Ground Station along with Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2), and Amazon Rekognition to provide persistent satellite monitoring, closing coverage gaps and delivering data that can save lives and protect our planet.”


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