Spatial Data Analysis


Data is only valuable when properly analyzed. This is why Bitcomp offers versatile spatial analysis services for enhancing business in forestry, agriculture and environmental sectors. We utilize newest machine learning algorithms and cloud solutions, which enable quick combining and refining of large spatial data sets into custom-tailored analysis products.

With our analysis products, you receive the information that matters to you - for example the value of the forest and how it will evolve in the future - always based on up-to-date data from multiple sources, processed with the help of artificial intelligence.


Recently we have been focusing on utilizing the Sentinel 1 radar (SAR) data and drone data to meet the needs of forestry and agricultural sectors – namely for forest inventory and change detection as well as crop monitoring. We also use optic satellite data (Sentinel 2, Landsat) and other remote sensing data (LiDAR, aerial images) in combination with data from other spatial big data sources. These sources include for example spatial notes created by mobile users, open map data and weather data.

The analysis products are available as map layers (WMS/WFS). Alternatively, they can be accessed via real-time analysis service. Also, with the analysis service the summary statistics for a user-given area can be calculated dynamically.

Our analysis products are fully customizable to customers’ needs and they can be included both in Bitcomp’s own or 3rd party web or mobile applications via data interfaces.



Multi-source forest inventory

Pilots in Finland and Germany

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Online forest value estimation service,

used by OP-Metsä

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Drone-based forest mapping and species recognition using machine learning

(pilots in Finland and Germany)

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Using drones for monitoring quality of forest operations

LaatuKuva project

Monitoring agricultural fields and detecting vegetation based on Sentinel 1 radar data

Detecting of storm damages and environmental risk mapping based on drone data and satellite images
(pilot in Finland)

Detecting snow damages based on Sentinel 1 radar data

Contact us and let’s plan analysis services for your needs.


Sanna Härkönen
R&D Manager
tel. +358 40 120 9451