TAMPA, Florida, April 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Spire Global Inc. and Esri, Inc. today announced the start of a new relationship that will enable Esri’s global user base across a broad range of industries to create even more powerful and effective products.

Spire Global Inc. is proud to announce its participation in the Esri Partner Network. Esri Silver Partners are a select group and must demonstrate a commitment to help further develop and support the ArcGIS® platform and the Esri user community at large. Spire’s unique datasets collected from its low earth orbit satellite constellation can now be easily integrated into the ArcGIS platform.

"With Spire's agile nanosatellite technology and infrastructure gathering data and the ArcGIS platform analyzing it, we are making a powerful team for the benefit of the maritime industry and beyond." says Rafael Ponce, Maritime Consultant at Esri.

Both Esri and Spire are exhibiting next week at the 2018 GEOINT Symposium occurring April 23-25, 2018 at the Tampa Convention Center. Spire will be showcasing satellite powered global data sets incorporated into the ArcGIS® platform. Stop by booth 602 or 829 to learn more.

About Spire Global Inc.
Spire Global Inc. is a space to cloud analytics company that utilizes proprietary satellite data and algorithms to provide the most advanced maritime, aviation, and weather tracking in the world. Spire’s data analytics is backed by a wholly owned and developed constellation of nanosatellites, global ground station network, and 24/7 operations that provide real-time global coverage of every point on Earth. To learn more, visit: www.spire.com

About Esri
Since 1969, Esri has been giving customers around the world the power to think and plan geographically. As the market leader in GIS technology, Esri software is used in more than 350,000 organizations worldwide including each of the 200 largest cities in the United States, most national governments, more than two-thirds of Fortune 500 companies, and more than 7,000 colleges and universities. Esri applications, running on more than one million desktops and thousands of web and enterprise servers, provide the backbone for the world's mapping and spatial analysis. Esri is the only vendor that provides complete technical solutions for desktop, mobile, server, and Internet platforms. Visit us at esri.com/news.

Spire Press Contact:
Nick Allain                                                                  
Spire Global Inc.
nick.a@spire.com

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