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.

30 days trial

  • Software as in the Basic package
  • 25 h processing / month
  • 50 GB Storage
  • Sentinels, Landsat, SRTM
    Data access
  • 2 days
    Online help desk support response time during working days

Basic

  • Atmospheric correction software including
    Sen2Corr255, Sen2Corr290, Fmask 4.0
  • Preprocessing and GIS tools:
    SNAP, Monteverdi, QGIS
  • 75 h processing / month
  • 500 GB Storage
  • Sentinels, Landsat, SRTM
    Data access
  • 1 day
    Online help desk support response time during working days

Standard

  • Software as in the Basic package + additionally: Image processing tools including ForestChangeS2, LandcoverGeotiff, VegetationIndices
  • 200 h processing / month
  • 1000 GB Storage
  • Sentinels, Landsat, SRTM
    Data access
  • 1 day
    Online help desk support response time during working days

Premium

  • Software as in the Standard package
  • 500 h processing / month
  • 10 000 GB Storage
  • Sentinels, Landsat, SRTM
    Data access
  • 1 day
    Online help desk support response time during working days

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.

Standard configuration in processing 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.

The packages are subscribed 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 has to 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.