EarthServer 2 Technology

The platform baseline enabling technology is constituted by the Array Database System, rasdaman, the outcome of EU and ESA funded projects, as well as clients developed jointly by user and tech partners in EarthServer. Rasdaman is part of the GEOSS Common Infrastructure (GCI). In EarthServer-2, it is in functionality, scalability, and ease-of-administration.


rasdaman enables Web-based geo data offerings and Big Data Analytics on multi-dimensional raster ("array") data of unlimited size.

NASA WorldWind

World Wind is an open-source (released under the NOSA license) virtual globe SDK, first developed by NASA in 2003 and since 2004 with the open source community, awarded as NASA Software of the Year in November 2009.