PP-SDK: high accuracy with GPS post-processing
Post-Processing Software Development Kit
API: an Application Programming Interface enables the creation of applications to preprocess SBF input files, control the PVT calculation with commands similar to receiver commands and analyze the resulting output SBF files
Post Processing Engine: the core engine that performs the actual standalone, SBAS and RTK PVT solutions using GPS/GLONASS data
RINEX Module: converts RINEX 2.1 & RINEX 3.0 observation and navigation files to SBF, supports GPS, GLONASS and SBAS geostationary satellites
BaseFinder: Automatically searches the internet for the most suitable reference station corrections for your input file. Available via API or a Graphical User Interface.
SBF Stream: a rich set of functions is provided to merge, process or condition Septentrio Binary Files (SBF) files for PVT calculation
PostNav: a graphical application for easy interaction with post processing functionality
Libraries: both dynamic and static libraries are provided
Sample applications to demonstrate key features of the PP-SDK for quick and easy integration
RTK vs PPK
Do you need sub-cm accurate positioning, but you don’t want to set up a real-time base station link? RTK (Real Time Kinematic) accuracy can also be achieved with post-processing, which is known as PPK (Post Processing Kinematic). Often used in mapping and photogrammetry, PPK can be used whenever real-time positioning is not necessary. It can also be used to improve GPS/GNSS data when the real-time base station link is unstable or has malfunctioned. Septentrio PP-SDK offers you the possibility to achieve reliable centimeter-level positioning by post-processing GNSS and base station data.
GPS/GNSS post-processing in your workflow
PP-SDK (Post-Processing Software Development Kit) utilizes Septentrio’s advanced PVT algorithms to post-process GNSS measurements. By combining GNSS and base station data reliable cm-level accuracy can be achieved at the office. The SDK includes all the necessary tools to incorporate post-processing functionality into your own applications and products.It is compatible with common programming languages such as C/C++/C#. You can choose to automate the workflow with our API or to use the GUI applications for manual processing.
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- A hardware permissions dongle is required to run the post-processing part of the PPSDK. Without the dongle, you only obtain limited functionality: RINEX converter, SBF stream editing.
- To run the full package of PPSDK, you require a permission file for the licence installer. This is only available after you have placed an order.
- Please contact orders[at]septentrio.com if you are interested in receiving a full or a demo licence of the software.