What is the difference between ROCK Pre-Processing Software and the ROCK Cloud?

Both require annual renewal.

ROCK Pre-Processing Software 

  • PCMaster is the ROCK Pre-Processing Software used to turn your R2A or R360 raw lidar data (along with your base station data) into your point cloud (.las)
  • You can learn about the 2 types of ROCK pre-processing licenses and pricing in this article


ROCK Cloud 

  • ROCK Cloud Subscriptions are used to upload, store, analyze and edit your point cloud (.las/.laz), depending on the features of your subscription tier.  Please see our Subscription Page for more information and pricing 
  • The ROCK Cloud is also where you order your deliverables including ROCK Surveyor, Hydrology, Planimetrics and Vegetation Management. Please see the ROCK Marketplace for more information on what's included for each deliverable as well as a cost estimation calculator you can use for your projects.