Posts By: Luukas Raatikainen

How can healthcare utilize geospatial data to their advantage – Case: COVID-19

Healthcare is something that we pour huge amounts of resources annually, and yet haven’t been able to tackle common problems like how to stop the spread of viral infections (i.e COVID-19), or how to fight influenza efficiently with data driven decision making. With the latest development of data analytics and open data sources, our societies… Read more »

Spatineo’s Financial Statement 2019

Financial Bulletin 2019 Spatineo

STRONG GROWTH AND A PROFITABLE RESULT Net turnover increased by 66 % to EUR 813,061 (1-12/2018: EUR 488,340) as Spatineo’s has successfully deployed the new strategy to grow consultancy services. Profit for the financial year was positive at EUR 54,702 (EUR -83,011). Major Spatineo Monitor customers signed in Finland, Portugal and Spain. Consultancy revenue doubled… Read more »

Blom Kartta takes the initiative to secure the quality of their spatial web services with Spatineo Monitor

Blom Kartta Spatineo Monitor

Blom Kartta is the leading Finnish private company in collecting, processing and modelling of geospatial data. They have a wide selection of services built around geospatial data, and Blom Kartta offers data to its customers also through spatial web services to area of whole Finland. They collect geospatial data using field measurements, laser scanning, aerial… Read more »

Who are we? – Part XVIII: Patrick Alaspää

Software Consultant Patrick Alaspää

1.) Name, title, what you will be doing at Spatineo? Hi! I’m Patrick Alaspää and I’m a software consultant at Spatineo. 2.) What do you do at Spatineo in practice? Tell us about your typical work day! It’s hard to define a typical day since I’ve only just started, but so far I’ve been busy… Read more »

How AWS enables automation of publishing geospatial data?

How AWS enables automation of publishing geospatial data_

At the start of 2019 our client the Department of the Built Environment of the Finnish Ministry of the Environment needed to set up an API to offer spatial planning datasets produced in the Kuntapilotti pilot project. The pilot was one of the work packages of the larger Maankäyttöpäätökset (Land use decisions) project. One of… Read more »

Why Santa is the best candidate to utilize geospatial data?

Geospatial Data Santa(1)

Why Santa is the best candidate to utilize geospatial data? The work santa performs each year is enormous. Giving presents in all seven continents to over 2 billion children is truly incredible. In making this feat possible, Santa should definitely utilize geospatial data in several ways to make his work more efficient! According to Finnish… Read more »

How to utilize STAC to load satellite images faster in web applications?

How to utilize STAC (SpatioTemporal Asset Catalog) to load satellite images faster in web application(2)

Spatineo was given an opportunity to participate in a project for Finnish Meteorological Institute (FMI) aiming to build a prototype catalog for Sentinel satellite images: FMI Sentinel catalog. The idea was to build a web based catalogue that would allow efficient and fast querying and downloading satellite images. In this case, the imagery is stored… Read more »

GIS Expo: Laying the foundations for Interoperable Geospatial data in Finland

Laying the foundations for Interoperable Geospatial

Finnish GIS Expo has been thriving for 31 years now, and the event still brings the local geospatial community together annually. Climate Change and Interoperability were the big topics this year and Spatineo had a special part in this years expo! As most people in Finland already know, the geospatial sector has been shifting towards… Read more »

Ilkka Rinne to lead ISO and OGC Observations and measurements standard revisions

Ilkka Rinne ISO OGC O&M

International Organization for Standardization (ISO) is the world’s largest developer of voluntary international standards and facilitates world trade by providing common standards between nations. Ilkka Rinne from Spatineo has been selected to lead a project for modernizing one of the ISO Standards: Observations and measurements (ISO 19156, O&M). Standards based exchange of observed, measured or… Read more »