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  1. 1. Enterprise Services for Image Processing & Image Management Visual Information Solutions
  2. 2. Agenda <ul><li>Introducing ITT VIS </li></ul><ul><li>Image Streaming </li></ul><ul><li>Enterprise IAS </li></ul><ul><li>Image Processing in the Enterprise </li></ul><ul><li>Demonstration </li></ul>
  3. 3. Introducing ITT VIS <ul><li>Formerly Research Systems Inc (RSI) </li></ul><ul><li>Acquired by ITT to become ITT VIS </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Part of Space Systems Division </li></ul></ul><ul><li>HQ Boulder, Colorado </li></ul><ul><li>Offices in Europe and Asia plus distributors </li></ul><ul><li>Consultancy, customisation & education services </li></ul><ul><li>30 years experience in image processing, data analysis and visualisation </li></ul>
  4. 4. ITT VIS Desktop Products <ul><li>IDL (Interactive Data Language) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Easy-to-use programming language </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Widely used in data analysis & visualisation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Used by scientists, engineers, researchers </li></ul></ul><ul><li>ENVI </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Image display and processing application </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Written in IDL </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Extensible using IDL </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Available for use as a batch toolkit </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Originally for multi- and hyper-spectral analysis </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>“ ENVI Zoom” recently developed for image/geospatial analyst </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Image Access Solutions (IAS) <ul><li>Make Informed Decisions Faster </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Provide deployed military personnel and disaster responders in remote locations with quick access to large geospatial images </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Immediately stream full image scenes with metadata regardless of network bandwidth limitations, including dial-up (56k) connections </li></ul></ul><ul><li>IAS Provides </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Support for the critical standards </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Standards-compliant, JPEG 2000 Interactive Protocol (JPIP) image streaming </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>NITF, JPEG 2000, NGA NPJE & EPJE, and DoDIIS Interoperability </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>A scalable COTS architecture designed for performance </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Consulting engineering services for integration into existing enterprise architectures </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. JPEG2000 Compression <ul><li>Example: 8-bit RGB Color Air Photo </li></ul><ul><li>Raw Image: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>28701 cols x 13053 rows x 3 bands x 8-bit </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>1072 MB original file size </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Numerically Lossless: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Numerically Reversible </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>608 MB </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>1.76:1 compression (57%) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Visually Lossless: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>VL compression </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>107 MB </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>10:1 compression (10%) </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. Image Comparison Visually Lossless Numerically Lossless
  8. 8. The Pull Approach <ul><li>What is it? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Compress and store data on the Server side </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Transmit only the data the user requests – but allow access to all of the information in every image </li></ul></ul><ul><li>What is the benefit? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Less storage space </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Small communication link demands </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Much less expensive than using massive server farms </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Allows for delivery of time-dominant information </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Allows for support of a large and disperse user base </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Serve Large Products over existing communication links – all the way down to handheld devices and radios. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Robust Metadata Streaming <ul><li>Business Logic to determines when/what metadata is streamed to the client </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Stream any subset of NITF metadata </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Just the RPC, Collection Date, Classification… </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Stream metadata from other sources </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Ancillary data, annotations, MOTD text messages </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Viewer can request preferred metadata format </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>ITT XML, GeoJP2, GMLJP2, SensorML, KML, or Binary Blob </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Viewer Hints </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>IdealStretch (determined at compression time), GoTo Location </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>NITF XML Generator (NXG) standalone utility creates ITT XML for backward compatibility </li></ul>
  10. 10. Image Dissemination – Enterprise IAS <ul><li>Bringing rapid image delivery services to the enterprise </li></ul><ul><ul><li>JPIP Streaming services </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Image compression services </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>NITF J2K services </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Custom services </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Access from Java Viewer, ENVI and other clients </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. What is Enterprise IAS? <ul><li>Image Access Solutions (IAS) provides a client-server configuration for high-performance image compression, conversion, and delivery based on JPEG 2000 standards. </li></ul><ul><li>On the server, IAS provides image compression, conversion, streaming, and integration into SOA architectures. </li></ul><ul><li>On the client side, IAS provides a high-performance, user-friendly interface for viewing and chipping streamed imagery. </li></ul><ul><li>These tools use wavelet compression technology to convert images to JPEG 2000 in either JP2 or Certified NITF file formats. </li></ul><ul><li>The converted images can be requested and viewed on different platforms, regardless of screen size, processing capabilities, and bandwidth constraints. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Enterprise IAS Components
  13. 13. Enterprise IAS Server Components (1) <ul><li>Compressor - Compresses NITF, TIFF, and GeoTIFF data to NITF 2.1 (NSIF 1.0) with JPEG2000 compression (NITF C8) with support for multiple profiles to meet a variety of compression needs. </li></ul><ul><li>Server Registry - A simple registry based on the Atom publishing protocol for registering datasets and disseminating available data, metadata and associations via HTTP or HTTPS. </li></ul><ul><li>JPIP Streamer - Enables your application server to stream imagery via JPIP over HTTP or HTTPS to any JPIP-enabled viewer. </li></ul><ul><li>Transcoder - Transcodes images between the Exploitation Preferred JPEG 2000 Encoding (EPJE) and the NITF Preferred JPEG 2000 Encoding (NPJE) format, without having to uncompress and re-compress the image. </li></ul>
  14. 14. Enterprise IAS Server Components (2) <ul><li>IAS Web Coverage Service (WCS) - Provides standard WCS interfaces to create, register and retrieve imagery for clients that are not JPIP enabled </li></ul><ul><li>IAS Web Mapping Service (WMS) - Provides standard WMS interfaces to create, register and retrieve imagery for clients that are not JPIP enabled </li></ul><ul><li>TFRD to NITF Converter - Converts TFRD files to NITF 2.1 files using compression profiles to prepare TFRD data for the JPIP Streamer. Additional cost component. </li></ul><ul><li>Image Chipper – Create compliant NITF or GeoTIFF images on the server. Chips from compressed images and chips and transcodes. Additional cost component. </li></ul>
  15. 15. Enterprise IAS System
  16. 16. Enterprise IAS Client Components <ul><li>IAS Viewer </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Freely available </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>View data from any JPIP stream. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>View associated metadata from an IAS Server </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Small download using Java WebStart </li></ul></ul><ul><li>IAS Client Chipper </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Additional cost plug-in to IAS Viewer </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Save a ‘chip’ as a compliant NITF or GeoTIFF image at user-specified resolution </li></ul></ul><ul><li>GDAL JPIP format driver </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Enable almost any application to view data from a JPIP stream </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>ITT VIS provided a reference implementation to the Open Source Community </li></ul></ul>
  17. 17. Benefits of Enterprise IAS <ul><li>Secure Streaming (HTTPS, SSL) [aka JPIPS] </li></ul><ul><li>Standard Administration </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Authentication, Cluster, Failover, Bandwidth Control, User Restriction </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Improved catalog for image_pathname and metadata </li></ul><ul><li>More stream-time tap points </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Interceptors for OTF operations (metadata insertion, transcode) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Filters for limiting connections and supporting releasability </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Linux and WebLogic Support </li></ul><ul><li>Readily integrates into your SOA enterprise </li></ul>
  18. 18. Benefits of Enterprise IAS <ul><li>Immediate access and viewing of very large geospatial and other imagery over constrained bandwidth. </li></ul><ul><li>Control of image transmission to meet image quality and resolution needs of different users. </li></ul><ul><li>NITF Certified by the JITC </li></ul><ul><li>DoDIIS Certified for “your networks”. </li></ul><ul><li>Robust enterprise implementation using open standards and technologies. </li></ul>
  19. 19. Enterprise Image Processing <ul><li>Meet enterprise imagery management and exploitation requirements with custom web services created by ITT VIS. </li></ul><ul><li>Leverage the rich library of trusted ENVI & IDL algorithms. </li></ul><ul><li>For example: Anomaly Detection, Change Detection, Pan Sharpening, & Target Identification. </li></ul>
  20. 20. ENVI For The Enterprise <ul><li>Bringing ENVI geoprocessing services to the ArcGIS Server </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Standard image processing and analysis capabilities will be available as services to the enterprise </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Additional services can be added as needed </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Custom services available </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Access ArcGIS Server from ENVI </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Bringing ENVI Orthorectification Services to ArcGIS Server </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Access rigorous orthorectification as a service </li></ul></ul><ul><li>We are releasing our first round of ENVI Enterprise Services or ENVI ES in the Q3 of 2010. </li></ul>Image Preparation and Analysis Services – ENVI ES
  21. 21. Enterprise Imagery Solutions Strategy <ul><li>Imagery Management – ArcGIS Server and Image Extension </li></ul><ul><li>Imagery Dissemination – Support standards-based data compression and delivery </li></ul><ul><li>Image Preparation Services – Orthorectification services </li></ul><ul><li>Image Processing/Analysis Services – ENVI functionality as enterprise services </li></ul><ul><li>Rich Client Support – Client support to define, publish and consume imagery </li></ul><ul><li>Expanding the reach of imagery through enterprise technologies </li></ul>Key Components of Enterprise Solutions:
  22. 22. A Complete Imagery Server Solution ESRI + ENVI ES Solution <ul><li>Complete Image Delivery Solution </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Compression </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>JPIP Streaming </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Scales easily for image delivery across large enterprises or geographically distributed organizations </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Complete Imagery Prep & Analysis Solution </li></ul><ul><ul><li>ENVI provides image processing & analysis to ArcGIS </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>IAS Viewer provides image viewing </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Benefits </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Proven server technology </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Robust imagery support </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Best in Breed image processing & analysis </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Proven, scalable image processing </li></ul></ul>Providing proven solutions for both server and federated systems.
  23. 23. Processing Services <ul><li>Proven ENVI processing and algorithms are deployed in server via the GeoProcessing (GP) tools of ArcGIS </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A processing bridge/adaptor is delivered to support this integration </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Enables rapid integration of ENVI functionality </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Allows user published functionality in the future. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>ArcGIS Server provides service publishing, management and execution </li></ul>Leveraging ENVI Functionality within ArcGIS Server ArcGIS Server Ecosystem Network ArcGIS Server Image Extension ENVI/IDL Engine GeoProc -IDL Bridge ENVI Desktop ArcMap
  24. 24. Example Applications
  25. 25. Enterprise IAS Deployments: ESA Osprey <ul><li>Prototype Enterprise Deployment </li></ul><ul><li>Delivering ESA image products </li></ul><ul><li>EBRIM Portal </li></ul><ul><li>Web-based Configuration Management </li></ul><ul><li>WCS, WMS and WFS Access </li></ul>First Enterprise Deployment
  26. 26. Enterprise IAS Deployments: Defence <ul><li>Defence and Security </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Military personnel deployed to field locations depend on timely and accurate information to help them make tactical decisions that are critical to military operations. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>IAS allow field users to access location-specific images quickly when involved in a mission. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Even users in constrained bandwidth deployments can access imagery up to 100 times faster. </li></ul></ul>Proven Functionality for Rapid Image Dissemination
  27. 27. Enterprise IAS Deployments: KSAT <ul><li>Kongsberg Satellite Services </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Ice navigation assistance with satellite images </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Use IAS to stream SAR imagery rapidly to ships navigating ice flows </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>KSAT can deliver the latest satellite image within half-an-hour of acquisition, enabling users to receive the very latest information on the sea ice conditions. </li></ul></ul>KSAT Image Anywhere
  28. 28. Enterprise IAS Service: Anomaly Detection <ul><li>Service calls ENVI’s Reed-Xialoli Detector </li></ul><ul><li>Identifies features spectrally different from the background </li></ul><ul><li>Narrows results by anomaly strength and size. </li></ul><ul><li>Service outputs a JP2K image with metadata giving the locations of detected anomalies. </li></ul><ul><li>Stream the output image to IAS Viewer </li></ul>
  29. 29. <ul><li>Questions? </li></ul><ul><li>Demonstration </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://iasdemo.ittvis.com </li></ul></ul>David Burridge ITT Visual Information Solutions [email_address]
  30. 31. <ul><li>http:// iasdemo.ittvis.com / </li></ul><ul><li>Click the Browse link for the “Sea_Island” image </li></ul><ul><li>3” Aerial RGB Imagery courtesy of USGS </li></ul><ul><li>5714 MB (5.58 GB) original file size </li></ul><ul><li>50000 cols x 40000 rows x 3 bands </li></ul><ul><li>Compressed using custom JPEG2000 profile designed for JPIP streaming of very large images </li></ul><ul><li>Visually lossless </li></ul><ul><li>571 MB GeoJP2 </li></ul><ul><li>10:1 compression (10%) </li></ul><ul><li>Exceptional JPIP streaming performance </li></ul>IAS – JP2 Compression & JPIP Image Streaming
  31. 32. ITT Server Integration Strategy Using ENVI & IAS Technologies to Extend ArcGIS Server ENVI and IAS functionality will be integrated to ArcGIS Server
  32. 33. Benefits of Enterprise IAS (1) <ul><li>Security and Reliability </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Protects your data with encrypted Image Streaming </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Reliable services levels using state-of-the-art load balancing and failover technologies </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Lower Total Cost of Ownership </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Optimize communication bandwidth using robust metadata control </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Increase performance/price ratio using Linux </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Lower integration cost by leveraging existing centralized services (LDAP etc) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Lower operating costs by using standard technologies well-known to your system administration staff </li></ul></ul>

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