Recent GIS Industry News

Supergeo to Bring Latest GIS solutions at INTERGEO 2014

By on September 29, 2014
Supergeo to Bring Latest GIS solutions at INTERGEO 2014

Supergeo Technologies, the global leading GIS software and solution provider, will be showcasing the latest SuperGIS solutions at INTERGEO, the largest conference in global geospatial industry.   During this event, Supergeo will bring the newest product features of SuperGIS total solutions, which include newly updated SuperGIS Server 3.2 and SuperSurv 3.2, mobile GIS app for […]

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New Policy Regarding the Maintenance of Administrative Feature Names in the GNIS

By on September 29, 2014

Effective October 1, 2014: As a result of reprioritized budgets and resources, the decision has been made to suspend the maintenance of feature categories classified in the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS) as administrative (i.e., cultural or manmade). However, a select number of administrative features will continue to be maintained by other USGS programs supporting […]

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Scene Sharp Technologies Signs PraEis as Master Distributor of Fuze Go Software

By on September 29, 2014

Scene Sharp Technologies Incorporated™ has signed PrāEis Ltd. as the Master Global Distributor for the Fuze Go™ image fusion software line. A geospatially focused technology transfer organization, PrāEis represents Scene Sharp USA, manages sales of Fuze Go™ MS Sharp and Fuze Go™ SAR Sharp software packages and is building a worldwide network of Fuze Go™ […]

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Esri Story Map Outlines the Expansion of the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument

By on September 29, 2014

President Barack Obama recently signed a proclamation to expand the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument (PRIMNM) to 490,000 square miles. The protections include preservation of pristine oceanic habitat, bans on commercial use including fishing, and restrictions on recreational fishing. Esri’s interactive story map, Expanding Marine Protection features the areas expanded in the PRIMNM.   The map is available for […]

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Bluesky launches free data on online Mapshop

By on September 29, 2014

UK aerial mapping company Bluesky is offering free geographical datasets through its online Mapshop.  Visitors to the online store www.blueskymapshop.com, which provides the aerial photography, height models and Ordnance Survey map layers, can now download free geological, land cover and flood maps. Other map layers that are available for free include places of interest, such […]

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ChinaRS and CloudEO Signed Cooperation Agreement: The New Global Force in the Geo Market

By on September 26, 2014

Munich / Tianjin 24 September 2014 – ChinaRS Geoinformatics Co., Ltd. (ChinaRS) is partnering with CloudEO AG the provider of a unique geo collaboration platform. Objective of this cooperation is the worldwide provision of complementary geo data, software and services on a pay-per-use or revenue sharing basis. On September 5th the cooperation agreement was signed […]

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Down Under and on Top with the New SP80

By on September 26, 2014

The benefits of the Spectra Precision SP80 GNSS receiver with its multi-constellation capabilities has improved the work efficiency of Philip Clark Land Survey Services and is helping the firm grow. According to the firm’s owner, Philip Clark, “The SP80 is enabling us to acquire fixed solutions faster that previous dual constellation receivers and to maintain […]

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Smart maps put brakes on speeding drivers

By on September 25, 2014

An Interpret Geospatial Solutions project commissioned by New Zealand Police has challenged the common myth that speed cameras are simply revenue raisers by using smart mapping technology to determine the nation’s most dangerous speeding black spots. In a world-first approach, the $10 million project rigorously audited New Zealand’s entire 130,000 km road network to map […]

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SuperPad Assists Public Works Planning in Liberia

By on September 25, 2014
SuperPad Assists Public Works Planning in Liberia

Supergeo Technologies, the global leading GIS software and solution provider, announces that SuperPad assists Ministry of Public Works in Monrovia, Liberia in geospatial data collecting and updating to improve rural regional living conditions.   SuperPad 3.1a is the professional mobile GIS and data collection application, specially designed for Windows Mobile devices. It can help field […]

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Esri Brings Analytics to Urban Modeling for Smarter City Planning

By on September 24, 2014
Esri Brings Analytics to Urban Modeling for Smarter City Planning

Esri brings together the power of GIS analytics and the beauty of 3D urban modeling in its latest release of CityEngine. Now urban designers and architects can create 3D models with CityEngine and export parts of the model into Esri ArcGIS software for spatial analysis. This provides urban planners, designers, and citizens easy to understand intelligence […]

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