NASA and Cisco to make Planetary Skin

NASA, Cisco Partnering For Climate Change Monitoring Platform

"NASA and Cisco Inc. announced Tuesday a partnership to develop an online collaborative global monitoring platform called the "Planetary Skin" to capture, collect, analyze and report data on environmental conditions around the world. Under the terms of a Space Act Agreement, NASA and Cisco will work together to develop the Planetary Skin as an online collaborative platform to capture and analyze data from satellite, airborne, sea- and land-based sensors across the globe. This data will be made available for the general public, governments and businesses to measure, report and verify environmental data in near-real-time to help detect and adapt to global climate change."

  • submit to reddit


Loading




Join our mailing list




Monthly Archives

About this Entry

This page contains a single entry by Keith Cowing published on March 5, 2009 5:09 PM.

Green Light for STS-119 was the previous entry in this blog.

Let's Name Node 3 "Colbert" is the next entry in this blog.

Find recent content on the main index or look in the archives to find all content.