Imagery Imagery

Web Service

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

Views is a web service that incorporates 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'.

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!

Views Pricing: Spatial Data as a Web Service includes unlimited viewing, plotting, and a convenient VOD plug-in to order imagery and LiDAR directly from the Online Store. 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, take advantage of our 7 day evaluation trial offer.

Email: or call 403-716-3490.

Hillshades is an additional Web Service that is available for Views subscribers. For details, go to our LiDAR products page.

SPOT Satellite imagery is also an additional Web Service available for Views subscribers. For details, go to our SPOT Imagery page.

Product Features:

The Valtus imagery library is an extensive repository of high resolution ortho images and commercial satellite mosaics that completely cover Alberta (40cm color standard specification) and parts of Western Canada Sedimentary Basin at 1m or better. A Views subscription includes a real-time stream of the most current and accurate images available, and new acquisitions as they are integrated. The data is hosted remotely, you just log in!

Product Details:

An ArcXML™ and OGC WMS imagery service, Views: Spatial Data as a Service is accessible in many applications including Esri, MapInfo, Global Mapper, AutoCAD 3D, Google Earth and all proprietary oil and gas applications. A subscription to Views opens access to the Valtus public library and delivers raster data as you need it – where you need it.

Views subscriptions also include administration tools that allow you to control access and manage your account, and a VOD plug-in to access the Online Store directly.


If you are interested in real-time streaming of 'location aware' imagery and elevation data directly into your WMS-enabled GIS application, AltaLIS will work with you to set up 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!

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