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Astra is an Advanced Analytics and Business Intelligence System focused on understanding and contributing to solutions for complex challenges in organizations at all levels.


Integrating all aspects of the data process: acquisition, processing and analytics, we deliver a complete solution.


Our innovative approach allows decision makers to understand how a particular process is fully managed from end to end, augmenting your business intelligence capabilities.


If you are ready for an End–2–End solution for your industry, we are ready to help.


Data Acquisition

From remote sensor inputs to full stack integrations. Through flawless data pulls, actionable analytics are collected, transformed and tested to ensure that no merging errors or missing data are encountered.

Data Processing

Astra provides datacenter infrastructure services for IT clients with demanding workloads such as cryptocurrency processing or applications such as the Internet of Things and Machine-to-Machine networks.

Data Analytics

The Astra platform efficiently processes your data in real-time, randomizations are performed, and an analytic plan is put in place. When actionable decisions are obvious we can implement actionable solutions. Astra’s visualization tools do exactly that.

Sensor Assembly

Astra offers a range of efficient, precision assembly services that reduce component costs and lead-times while adhering to the highest quality standards in the industry. Manufactured quantities can range from a few pieces to full production runs.

Target Industries

  • Mining
  • Forestry
  • Energy
  • Aerospace
  • Agriculture

Target Areas

  • Industrial Safety
  • Process Optimization
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Logistics

Our Founders

Pilar Portela

A passionate leader with a long track record of successful management, extensive knowledge of economic, technological and business issues at a global level. With over 20 years experience in business operations, project management and c-level roles in a variety of industries,

Pilar has worked in strategic environments translating business drivers into actionable and measurable results. Aside from her functional expertise, she has a deep understanding of strategic thinking, capability-building and adaption planning.

Her passion for rural sustainability led her to move to the Kootenays where she has been ensuring her current endeavors thrive and grow as part of her larger vision in global rural economic development.

Brian Fry

Brian is a successful Technology Entrepreneur and Sr. Executive with 30 years of industry experience primarily focused on sales, marketing and business development. Over his career has been involved in ten startups the most successful being RackForce which he was a co-founder and successfully exited in March of 2015.

He is now focused on IoT and its applicability in the race with global climate change. Brian is also a co-founder of Granite Mountain Ventures a BC Based Community Venture Capital Corporation which will target and invest into Industrial Internet of Things companies.

Tim Dufour

Tim began his technology career in 1978 as an employee of SaskTel in Regina, Sask., but his passion was to become an entrepreneur. He moved to Kelowna, BC in 1992 where he founded several successful technology companies. As co-founder, President and CEO of RackForce Networks Inc., which was acquired in March 2015 by TeraGo Networks Inc., he joined the Senior Leadership Team at Terago.

Today, a serial entrepreneur, he has established a BC-based Venture Capital Corporation, Granite Mountain Ventures, which will target and formally invest into Companies focused on the Industrial Internet of Things.

Contact Us

Astra.Earth is based in British Columbia, Canada.

Astra.Earth, Inc.

P.O. Box 1587
Rossland, BC, Canada V0G 1Y0

Contact us by mail or phone and get useful information on how we can work together to make the world a better place while still making profit in a conscious manner.