Category Archives: News

Exploring the C3S monthly bulletin with a CDS-based application

Exploring the C3S monthly bulletin with a CDS-based application The monthly bulletin created by the Copernicus Climate Change Service (C3S) provides a monthly update on the current conditions of the climate. Thanks to the CDS Toolbox, developed by B-Open for the C3S, it is now possible to explore the monthly bulletin through web applications, like […]

Hot cities: an analysis of the Urban Heat Island of Rome using MODIS data and Google Earth Engine

Hot cities: an analysis of the Urban Heat Island of Rome using MODIS data and Google Earth Engine Very soon web and TV news will be flooded with suggestions on how to cope with heat waves which will inevitably strike Italy in the summer months. Such heat waves deal a hard blow not only to […]

First Public Release of CDS Toolbox

First public release of CDS Toolbox Today the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) on behalf of Copernicus Climate Change Service (C3S) has launched Europe’s Climate Data Store (CDS) a one-stop-shop for past, present and future climate information. B-Open is proud of being in charge of the development of the CDS toolbox, a CDS […]

Terrain displacements after the central Italy earthquakes as measured by Sentinel-1 satellite

Terrain displacements after the central Italy earthquakes as measured by Sentinel-1 satellite The strong earthquakes which have struck Center Italy on the 26th (epicenter near Visso, magnitude 5,9 Richter) and the 30th of October 2016 (near Norcia, magnitude 6.5) have produced major dislocation on a wide extent. An accurate way to measure such displacements is […]

ISPRA published a new report on the SMA system

Sistema di osservazione delle specie marine aliene B-Open per ispra

ISPRA published a new report on the SMA system Alessio Siniscalchi from B-Open Solutions co-autored the report “Il sistema di osservazione delle specie marine aliene” published by ISPRA (Istituto Superiore per la Protezione e la Ricerca Ambientale). The aforementioned report is about SMA, the information system for Marine Alien Species. The system was designed and developed as […]

B-Open at Europython 2015 Bilbao

B­Open @ EuroPython 2015: a system to track marine species, satellite image processing to support mine clearance’s procedures, image recognition algorithms for tourist guide application, and the solution of one of the most famous web code competion’s problems B-Open will hold four talk at EuroPython 2015, showing a citizen science application for marine species’ monitoring, […]