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Peter Platzer: Moore’s Law Strikes the Satellite Industry!

Peter Platzer
Peter Platzer
CEO
Spire
March 8, 2022
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Peter Platzer is CEO at Spire, owner and operator of the largest multi-purpose constellation of satellites. Peter and Auren dive into how the satellite industry has evolved over the past few decades, the different types of satellites out there today and what type of analyses are possible with satellite collected data. 

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