Colorado, USA, 10 May 2007: i-cubed announced the new investments from its strategic partners SPOT Image Corporation and ESRI. “This investment will allow us to increase the pace of innovation in new image products and in new DataDoors functionality bringing our customers ever increasing value as they integrate imagery and derivative products into their core businesses” said Russ Cowart, President of i-cubed.
i-cubed has been a partner of Spot Image for many years and is a key supplier of online imaging services and web technologies including DataDoors. Through this agreement, the Spot Image group is establishing a partnership to build on these new technologies. This investment will strengthen the group’s relationship with i-cubed and boost the deployment of its geoweb strategy.
“ESRI believes that imagery has become a required component for better understanding of the Earth and for ESRI’s software users to better complete their missions. ESRI’s continued support of i-cubed demonstrates our commitment to provide access to leading-edge, cost-effective imagery solutions for our customers around the world,” commented Jack Dangermond, President of ESRI.
i-cubed provides a range of enterprise geodata, hosted content management services and software frameworks to commercial companies, internet portals and government agencies.