AWS Ground Station first customers include DigitalGlobe, BlackSky and Spire

Sooraj Shah
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AWS CEO Andy Jassy told delegates that the cloud provider was launching Ground Station because customers – including businesses, researchers, governments and space agencies - had been having issues uploading and downloading data from satellites orbiting Earth.
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AWS CEO Andy Jassy told delegates that the cloud provider was launching Ground Station because customers – including businesses, researchers, governments and space agencies - had been having issues uploading and downloading data from satellites orbiting Earth.

Pay-as-you-go 'ground station-as-a-service' is aimed at lowering costs and streamlining processes

Amazon Web Services' latest offering dubbed AWS Ground Station will count DigitalGlobe, a provider of high-resolution Earth imagery, data and analysis, BlackSky, a global monitoring and alerting services...

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