Fathym and Live Earth Collaborate to Deliver Surface-Level Environmental Forecasts for Real-Time Visualizations

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Boulder, CO – November 28, 2018Fathym, Inc. is pleased to announce a partnership with Live Earth to deliver Fathym’s hyper-local, surface-level environmental forecasts through Live Earth’s real-time IoT Visualisation Platform.

Live Earth is utilizing Fathym’s WeatherCloud Ground Truth API to provide municipal city operators, transportation providers and fixed asset managers with real-time, geo-specific forecasts to better manage their organization’s response to potentially adverse weather conditions.

“We are pleased to announce our partnership with Live Earth,” says Matthew Smith, CEO of Fathym. “Their data agnostic visualization platform makes IoT data useful for businesses, helping to optimize operations.”

The WeatherCloud API is a real-time algorithm that provides globally-scaled road weather forecasts for specific geographic locations or along an entire route. Fathym fuses multiple weather data sources, including meteorological forecast models and sensor data from WeatherCloud, WeatherMesh, METAR and RWIS networks.

Live Earth provides a cutting-edge visualization platform that is tailored to the myriad of datasets produced by the Internet of Things (IoT). Its live layers include many types of GIS data sources and are updated automatically in real-time when new data becomes available. Adding the WeatherCloud Ground Truth layer gives cities, transportation and maintenance providers, and drivers access to localized road weather information.

“By visualizing predictive weather data from Fathym, we help customers in various industries prepare for problems before they arise.” says Jeff Carpenter, CEO of Live Earth. “We’re very proud of our partnership with Fathym and how it helps us keep roads safer and optimize customers’ efficiency.”





About Fathym

Fathym is a Data & Device Framework for the rapid development and deployment of enterprise Internet of Things solutions. Fathym’s WeatherCloud solution combines proprietary algorithms and machine learning with sensor and atmospheric weather observations to provide the only globally-scaled road and atmospheric weather forecast system in the world. Road Route and geo-specific Point forecasts are available via easily-accessible APIs and user-friendly dashboards. Fathym is based in Boulder, Colorado.


About Live Earth

Live Earth is the world’s most advanced Common Operational Picture. Live Earth combines multiple live data feeds onto a single visualization with instant replay, allowing users to visualize geospatial data back and forth in time. Live Earth seamlessly fuses data from multiple sources, sensors & systems including weather, traffic, IoT, transportation, video management, shot detection systems and more. Live Earth supports multiple markets including Defense, First Responders, Law Enforcement, Logistics, Energy and Transportation to help organizations understand critical scenarios quickly and act fast. Live Earth is based in Austin, Texas.