ROCK Cloud Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some frequently asked questions about the ROCK Cloud.

Q: What are the differences between the Basic and Pro plans?

A: Find all the plan details here: The essential difference is that the basic plan provides for basic point cloud generation whereas the Pro plan allows for enhanced deliverables to be created from the point cloud, such as DEMs, contours, power line classification, etc…

Q: What are DEM contour tokens?

A: We use a token system to purchase enhanced work-products from your LiDAR data. When processing your data you can select the type of deliverable that you want back from the ROCK Cloud. The number of tokens to receive a deliverable is based on the size of the LiDAR data.

Q: What is the price for the ROCK Cloud Enterprise Subscription?

A: The Enterprise subscription is designed around the customer’s need. Please send us an email to and we will be happy to work with you to create a custom plan.

Q: Do I need the ROCK Cloud if I have my own LiDAR processing software?

A: At least the ROCK Cloud Basic Plan is needed in order to take the raw LiDAR, IMU, and GNSS data and create a point cloud. Once you have the point cloud you can take it into your desktop software for further processing.