DigitalGlobe Service Targets Oil and Gas Industry

Longmont, Colorado-based DigitalGlobe, a provider of high resolution satellite images, said Tuesday that it has created a new online imagery service specifically focused on the oil and gas industry. The firm said its new ImageConnect: Oil and Gas service provides GIS services for oil and gas exploration. The subscription-based service plugs into geographical information systems (GIS) from ESRI, MapInfo, Autodesk and others.