India’s Suhora Technologies has entered into a partnership with ICEYE, a leading synthetic-aperture radar (SAR) technology company based in Finland. This collaboration represents one of the largest SAR deals in Asia, marking a significant development in the field of radar satellite imagery.
Suhora Technologies specializes in providing integrative and real-time solutions by combining SAR, optical, and thermal data. Their expertise lies in offering day and night, all-weather continuous monitoring for various industry sectors, including defense, agriculture, environment, and infrastructure. By integrating ICEYE’s high-quality satellite imagery into their solutions, Suhora will be able to offer advanced monitoring and analytical geospatial solutions to its users.
ICEYE, with the world’s largest SAR satellite constellation, has launched over two dozen satellites into low earth orbit. This constellation enables reliable and frequent collection of high-resolution imagery, allowing for rapid detection and tracking of changes on the Earth’s surface regardless of weather conditions or time of day. This capability is crucial for situational awareness and decision-making in sectors such as insurance, national security, natural catastrophe response and recovery, humanitarian relief, and climate change monitoring.
Amit Kumar, COO and Co-Founder of Suhora, expressed excitement about the partnership, stating that SAR data has multiple use cases across various sectors. By leveraging the full potential of geospatial data, Suhora aims to solve Earth’s problems and create a safe and sustainable planet for people.
Rupesh Kumar, CTO and Co-Founder of Suhora, emphasized the value of SAR data and the insights that can be derived from combining artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) capabilities with it. Through their exclusive learning algorithms and ICEYE’s data, they strive to unveil a world of insights from the invisible spectrum. He reiterated the importance of data in generating valuable information.
Rafal Modrzewski, CEO and Co-Founder of ICEYE, highlighted that their technology provides actionable insights and elevates situational awareness. By offering unparalleled data of the highest quality and resolution, ICEYE aims to facilitate better decision-making for their customers.
This partnership between Suhora Technologies and ICEYE not only signifies a major collaboration but also demonstrates the advancements in geospatial technology. By combining their expertise in SAR data and high-quality satellite imagery, the two companies are poised to make significant contributions in multiple industries, driving innovation and progress.
About Suhora, the company specializes in spatial science, earth data, and artificial intelligence solutions for various sectors. Their integrative approach, combining SAR, optical, and thermal data, allows for continuous monitoring in all weather conditions.
About ICEYE, the company offers persistent monitoring capabilities anywhere on Earth through its synthetic-aperture radar satellite constellation. Their data-driven solutions cater to sectors such as insurance, natural catastrophe response and recovery, security, maritime monitoring, and finance.
For more information, please visit Suhora’s website (www.suhora.com) and ICEYE’s website (www.iceye.com).
Image: From Left to right: Amit Kumar, Co-founder & COO, Krishanu Acharya, Co-founder & CEO and Rupesh Kumar, Co-founder, CTO