Space Technology │ Software Development

A Next-Generation User Experience for a Traditional Analytics App

Wovenware and Maxar team up to upgrade the xTerrain terrain and faster analysis application experience.

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“Maxar Technologies Inc.’s integrated space infrastructure and Earth intelligence capabilities that make global change visible, information actionable and space accessible for their customers in more than 70 countries across the globe.”

Identifying opportunities together

xTerrain is a high-performance terrain and raster analysis system that enables users to create highly accurate terrain products in a fraction of the time, by leveraging high-performance computing resources. Customers are using xTerrain today to produce view-sheds and radio propagation models to perform routing operations for security and humanitarian missions at a global scale.

Setting a goal for success

Maxar Technologies turned to Wovenware to design a streamlined and intuitive user experience with a modern, minimalist interface design that showcased the power of simplicity, speed and efficiency offered by the xTerrain application.

Our challenges and learnings

  • Create a simple and intuitive user experience for a very sophisticated and complex application.
  • Develop a modern user interface design.
  • Rebrand the product with a refreshed logo.
  • Match the quality of design to the quality of the application.

The Wovenware Approach

We studied xTerrain’s current customer journey to create a compelling yet simple user experience. Using organic color palettes and minimalist graphical elements we designed a simple and easy to use interface for a trailblazing application.

Technologies we take advantage of