Building better product search

Following on from my introduction to our tech stack last week, I wanted to share some insights into the work going on behind-the-scenes to improve the core part of our platform

Prototyping a new idea: the story of our tech stack

Before we get started taking a look at the tech stack that we’ve built for satsearch, let me introduce myself. My name is Alberto Vaccarella, and I’m the tech lead at satsearch. I’ve got a PhD in

A Design Engineering Assistant for space mission design

The idea of a Design Engineering Assistant that can support complex space mission design has been contemplated by researchers for a number of years. With the advent of advanced

Reinventing the buying process for the space industry

Sick of waiting for days to get a response from a supplier? Struggling to figure out how to compare suppliers? The buying process in the space industry is broken and

CNES signs agreement with satsearch to support future space systems engineering

I am thrilled to announce that the Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales (CNES), also known as the French Space Agency, has signed an agreement with satsearch to digitalize space engineering at

Artificial Intelligence for space applications

There is wide consensus across the space community that development & consolidation of advanced automated techniques for data processing, regarded as an “enabling factor” for

Satsearch joins the ESA BIC family

Satsearch is now officially part of the ESA BIC family! After a nervous period waiting for the results of the evaluation by the Tender Evaluation Board, we have been

The rise of big data in the space industry

Careful data analysis is becoming increasingly important to an organization’s growth in today’s technologically-advanced world. The aim of data analysis is to gain useful insights by

Satsearch partners with Stelae Technologies to digitalize aerospace

We’re thrilled to announce that we have teamed up with Stelae Technologies to build a technology stack that enables full digitalization of the engineering and procurement processes in the

Valispace integrates satsearch to enable single-click product import

Another day, another integration! Today we’re launching an integration with our friends at Valispace. Valispace users can now import products listed on satsearch with a

RHEA Group and satsearch launch new integration tool for concurrent design

Today marks a very important milestone in our journey as a company. We’re thrilled to announce the public release of an integration tool that allows concurrent engineers to

The missing layer for the space industry

Stakeholders across the value chain, including systems engineers, procurement engineers, business developers, and market analysts face a myriad of questions on a daily basis. To answer these questions

Building better datasheets for space mission design

The importance of addressing the core challenge of unifying the global space supply chain, touched upon in a recent article on the satsearch blog, cannot be stressed enough. The manual extraction, interpretation and

Improving knowledge transfer within the global space supply chain

Aren’t you sick of Googling for parts, scrolling through long PDF datasheets, manually copy-pasting specs, struggling with keeping supply chain data up-to-date, etc.? Datasheets summarize the

ANTRIX partners with to showcase Indian space products

We’re stoked to announce a partnership with the commercial arm of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), ANTRIX Corporation Limited (ANTRIX), a wholly owned Government of India Company, to

The challenges of an engineer in the new space age

Working in the space industry can be one of the most exciting things one could do in his or her life. Advancing future space exploration technologies and enabling humans to set foot on other planets

2017: Year in Review

This year we made significant steps forward to reinvent the way people interact with supply chain data within the space industry. Thank you for your continued support! Let’s take a look at what we achieved selected by Saber Astronautics to integrate parts search into PIGI

We’re excited to announce that we have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Saber Astronautics! Sydney-based Saber has been making waves and was recently selected as operations provider

Mapping the landscape of the global space industry

Talk of agile aerospace has been around for sometime in the space industry. The fundamental question that drives the philosophy of agile aerospace, as defined in the space industry, is

Integrating Space SMEs into the Global Supply Chain through satsearch

During a recent conversation with an industry delegate from Europe who is working in the space industry, we were chatting about how India is set to launch 103 satellites on a single rocket in a few weeks