Platform Subscription

Three subscription packages are available to match the users’ varying needs. The Basic, Standard and Premium packages cater to increasing need of functionality, processing power and storage space. New users are entitled to a 30 days free trial.

For research and pre-commercial use, you may be eligible to receive ESA sponsorship for our offering via the Network of Resources.

Basic

  • Software:
    Atmospheric correction tools Sen2Cor and Fmask; Sentinel-2 & Landsat 8 archive unpacker Envimon; GUI tools SNAP, QGIS and Monteverdi; GDAL data manipulation tools; and ALSMetrics for airborne laser scanning data
  • 75 h processing / month
  • 500 GB Storage

Standard

  • Software:
    As in the Basic package
    and additionally:
    forestry thematic tools ForestChangeS2, LandcoverGeotiff and VegetationIndices; and Sentinel-1 and Sentinel-2 mosaicking/combining tools
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    200 h processing / month
  • 1000 GB Storage

Premium

  • Software:
    As in the Standard package
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    500 h processing / month
  • 10 000 GB Storage

30 days trial

  • Software:
    As in the Premium package
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    25 h processing / month
  • 50 GB Storage
     
     

Data catalogue including Sentinels, Landsat and more is included in all subscriptions.

Development interface and API access are included in all subscriptions.

Online help desk support with 1 day response time during working days is included in all subscriptions.

Processing configuration utilizes 8 cores, 32 GB RAM and 128 GB SSD storage. Parallel processing is possible. Other configurations can be arranged upon request; please contact us with your specific needs or questions.

Discount of 5% is offered on 12 month contracts, and discount of 10% is offered on 24 month contracts. For academic users, a discount of 10% is additionally offered.

Subscriptions are managed on a monthly basis and renewed automatically. Subscription can be terminated or changed with a (minimum five days) advance notice before the end of the contract. The full price shall be paid upfront. To upgrade your subscription package, please contact the help desk.

Expert services

VTT specialist team is available for training, consulting and other expert services.

 

Forestry TEP Exploitation Support

In the form of a) tutorials and other documentation and b) direct consultancy to the user.

 

Feasibility Analysis

To support the assessment of maturity of a processing service for publishing on the platform, we offer due diligence analysis for service onboarding.

 

Onboarding Support

Recommended as a follow-up to the Feasibility Analysis, to support the service finalization and onboarding.

 

Customized user trainings

To support the efficient use of the platform. The training events can be fully tailored by the audience and the needs of the users.

 

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Sponsorship via the ESA Network of Resources (NoR)

The European Space Agency (ESA) has set up the Network of Resources (NoR) to stimulate the uptake of platform services. Forestry TEP is an eligible service provider in the NoR: for research and pre-commercial uses, our users can apply for NoR sponsorship to cover for the costs of the platform use.

To apply for our Platform Package, head to the NoR Discovery Portal and scroll down / search for “VTT – Forestry TEP – DPaaS”. Check the Details and Price List, then select Sponsoring Wizard and enter the requested information. As instructed in the form, export the application as a pdf document, have it signed and then send to ESA in email.

Support Services are available similarly: in the portal, locate “VTT – FTEP Support services”, observe the Details and Price List, and proceed to Sponsoring Wizard. Finally, submit the application via email.

To request a tailored offering, please explain this in your application email to ESA.
With any questions, feel free to contact us! We will be glad to assist you.