Commercial Data Products
The LandScan Global Population Database is developed by the Geographic Information Science & Technology team of scientists at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Using an innovative approach with GIS and remote sensing, LandScan is widely considered the gold standard in global population data. New versions of LandScan have been released annually since the year 2000.
BaseVue 2013 is a commercially available, global, 13-class LULC product developed by MDA. The product covers Earth’s entire land area, excluding Antarctica, and is comprised of approximately 19,250 1×1 degree tiles. BaseVue is independently derived from roughly 9,200 Landsat 8 images and is the highest spatial resolution (30m), most current LULC product available. For CONUS, MDA has produced a recoded version of the most recently available National Land Cover Database product created by the US Geological Survey.
Red Lion Data is one of North America’s largest suppliers of store and restaurant location data.