Posted on May 16, 2018

100 Earth Shattering Remote Sensing Applications & Uses

Predicting retail earnings and market share by counting cars in parking lots. RS Metrics was mentioned by GIS Geography recently.

Parking Lot Earnings

Looking for remote sensing applications with a great return on investment? Investors find using satellite imagery at big box store parking lots gives the most bang for their buck. Companies like RS Metrics count the number of vehicles in parking lots. In turn, this gives a snapshot of earnings, conversion rates and market share. All things considered, it’s a simple high-tech strategy that can give market analysts the information needed.

Original article posted by GIS Geography on 2/17/18 can be read here.