Before autonomous vehicles can become a mainstream mode of transportation, we need to build a foundation for safer navigation systems and smarter vehicles that help guide drivers today and train AI for tomorrow.
Currently, vehicle sensors have a horizon that limits how far and what they can detect. This is where our future of autonomous vehicles starts: we need to expand the horizon. The most efficient way to do so is to provide an accurate basemap.
A basemap is a living map that can be updated frequently and, if derived from DigitalGlobe’s high-resolution imagery, can supplement what sensors detect with greater detail of what lies beyond its horizon. In other words, it’s a high-definition basemap.
By leveraging advanced sources such as 30cm high-resolution imagery, 3D models, terrain data layers, or building footprint and road feature data, you can build a system that guides human drivers today but also trains AI how to use this information for autonomous driving.
Empower your organization to make a difference (and history) by leveraging advanced data sources to improve vehicle navigation and road safety.
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