Sentinel Hub is operated by Sinergise - a GIS IT company with more than 10 years of experience in working with spatial data. They have developed enterprise level spatial solutions for governmental clients in Europe and Africa. Sinergise is headquartered in Ljubljana, Slovenia, and has subsidiaries in Czech Republic, Moldova and Serbia.
The satellite imagery distribution service is based on Sinergise's cloud GIS platform - Geopedia - web based spatial management solution, which is being used by more than one million users annualy and is therefore perfectly suitable for large scale spatial deployments.
Sentinel data and services are hosted on Amazon Web Services, where Sinergise helped to establish public access to Sentinel-2 data. Service is also supported by an AWS in Education Research Grant award.
Parts of the service were developed and tested under ESA PECS programme
Project has received funding from European Union's research programmes.
Project is funded as an innovation action from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 funding program under grant agreement number 689812, to build a far reaching citizen observatory for Land Use and Land Cover (LULC) monitoring that will also function as a technology innovation marketplace.
Project has received funding from European Union's Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme under the Grant Agreement 821918, to deliver environmental law enforcement support based on Copernicus data.