Imagery Imagery

Web Service

Enjoy real-time streaming of imagery directly to your desktop.

Through our partnerships with Valtus and Planet, AltaLIS is pleased to offer web services to stream raster imagery data directly into existing GIS tools and workflows. By simply connecting to a web server, users have unlimited 24/7 access to an extensive library of high resolution imagery, where they can project and scale imagery mosaics 'on the fly'.

Take advantage of our 7 Day Evaluation Trial! AltaLIS will set up your assigned account administrator with an easy set of tools in which to manage internal users, send a password & URL connection, and create an annual invoicing process. It really is as easy as that!

SPOT Satellite WMS & Views Pricing: Subscriptions to Imagery are determined by a user/price per seat based index, or BOE levels for the Oil and Gas Industry. Contact the AltaLIS Order Desk for a quote today. Email: or call 403-716-3490.

The following subscription services are available from AltaLIS:

  • SPOT Satellite WMS Subscription
  • Views WMS Subscription
  • Views Hillshades
  • HxIP CA (Canadian Cities)
  • HxIP US (USA)
  • HxIP EU (Europe)
  • SPOT Satellite Historical Imagery
  • SPOT Satellite False Color Infrared Imagery (FCIR)
  • Product Features:

    A WMS imagery subscription is a real-time stream to the most current and accurate images available, and new acquisitions and coverages as they are acquired. The data is hosted remotely, you just log in!

    Product Details:

    WMS imagery services are compatible with many applications including Esri, MapInfo, Global Mapper, AutoCAD 3D, Google Earth and all proprietary oil and gas applications.

    SPOT Satellite WMS Subscription: SPOT 6 & 7 Satellite imagery offers current (2016 or better); complete, cloud-free, high-resolution (1.5m) color mosaics for all of Western Canada.

    Views WMS Subscription: The Valtus imagery library is an extensive repository of high resolution (30 – 40cm) ortho images and commercial satellite mosaics that completely cover Alberta parts of Western Canada Sedimentary Basin.

    Views Hillshades: 3D representation of the surface derived from LiDAR

    HxIP CA: 4-band (RGBN), 15cm (6 inch) resolution ortho for Canadian Cities with >50,000 population

    HxIP US: 4-band (RGBN) ortho with 30cm (1 foot) resolution covering the United States

    HxIP EU: 4-band (RGBN) ortho with 30cm (1 foot) resolution covering Western Europe

    SPOT Satellite Historical Imagery: 2014+ is 1.5m resolution Color Imagery, 2.5m resolution, Black & White for 2006-2013, all covering the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin.

    SPOT Satellite False Color Infrared Imagery (FCIR): NIR (Near Infrared), Red & Green Bands to accentuate features like vegetation for 2016+ only.


    If you are interested in real-time streaming imagery services for your WMS-enabled GIS application, AltaLIS will set you up with one or more of the available layers for a FREE 7 day evaluation trial.

    Click the FREE TRIAL icon to send us an email, or call the AltaLIS Order Desk at 403-716-3490 when you are ready to get started!

    Free Trial!