NOAA’s Technology Partnerships Office serves the U.S. economy by transferring government-developed scientific and technological innovations to commercial applications, facilitating strategic public-private partnerships, and investing in small business research and development.
In order to create realistic business revenue with weather and climate data: 1. Know the weather 2. Make it actionable with the right analytics 3. Integrate it into existing business decision systems.
Weather and climate is big business, but business value creation is not always created with only running the best weather models. Instead, value is generated when weather companies solve customer problems.
The weather and climate industry is growing at an accelerated pace as technology allows industry to not just ride the backs of government data and models, but serve advanced satellite and modeling capabilities better and faster than governments. Industry relies on government data though.