Recent GIS Industry News

Supergeo Invest in Innovative Geographic Network Analysis for Next Generation GIS Products

By on July 21, 2014

Supergeo Technologies, a leading global provider of GIS software and solutions, announces the investment plan in advanced geographic network applications. The technology collaboration is conducted by Supergeo and the Department of Geography, National Taiwan University, supported by the Ministry of Science and Technology in Taiwan.   The academia-industry project mainly focuses on the production of […]

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Central Hudson Selects Ubisense Location Intelligence Solution to Improve Response Time and Customer Service during Severe Storms

By on July 21, 2014

New York utility to deploy Ubisense myWorld with Damage Assessment to automate and coordinate the collection of system status information after major weather events   DENVER — July 22, 2014 — Ubisense, a market leader in location intelligence solutions, announced today that Central Hudson, a New York State regulated electric and gas utility, has selected Ubisense myWorld and Ubisense […]

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Esri and European Schoolnet Partner to Deliver Geographic Education Internationally

By on July 21, 2014

More Than 30 Ministries of Education to Gain Access to ArcGIS Online Redlands, California—July 21, 2014—School systems across Europe will soon have access to the world’s leading online mapping software for delivering better geographic education to the classroom. Esri has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with European Schoolnet, an organization that works with multiple […]

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Bluesky Tree Map Helps Identify Diseases in UK Trees

By on July 21, 2014

Bluesky, creator of the first ever National Tree Map, is working with researchers at the University of Leicester, UK, to investigate the use of airborne mapping systems to identify diseases in trees. The health of UK forestry has been in the news for many years with Sudden Oak Death, Dutch Elm and more recently Ash […]

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GPS/GIS Landscape Layout App for iPad

By on July 21, 2014

An iPad App for Your Backyard or Golf Course July 20, 2014, Oregon, USA – CMTINC.COM announces the release of the Landscape & Stakeout software application for the Apple iPad. The large screen of the iPad lends itself well to mapping geographic features and making landscape layout designs. The Landscape & Stakeout app will let […]

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Electric Utilities Benefit From Vegetation Management Software

By on July 21, 2014

AUSTIN, Texas – July 17, 2014 – GeoSpatial Innovations, Inc. (GSI) announced today that it released a cloud-based vegetation management software for electric utilities, GSI Forester, streamlining data collection for managing plant life along electric lines that traditionally was managed with paper maps, spreadsheets and timesheets. GSI Forester helps utility foresters identify and plan specific […]

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CARIS accepting images for calendar contest

By on July 18, 2014

  Now in its ninth year of production, CARIS’ popular calendar contest is back. CARIS is now accepting submissions for its annual calendar contest. CARIS software users are invited to submit their favourite CARIS images including geospatial datasets, maps, charts, 3-D views and more. Images can be entered into the contest on the CARIS website […]

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See graffiti? Pesky pot hole? Tell Johnson City using new app

By on July 18, 2014

<p align=”center”> <strong>See graffiti? Pesky pot hole? Tell Johnson City using new app</strong> <strong></strong> </p> <p> <strong>Johnson City, TN – </strong> A more engaged and problem-solving public is the goal of Johnson City’s launch of the 311GIS reporting software. </p> <p> This cloud-based program allows Johnson City citizens to download a free app for their […]

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Esri Celebrates Outstanding Applications of Geographic Technology

By on July 17, 2014

More than 170 Organizations Recognized for Innovative Maps and Apps Redlands, California—July 17, 2014—Esri celebrated more than 170 organizations during the Special Achievement in GIS (SAG) Awards ceremony yesterday at the Esri User Conference (Esri UC) in San Diego, California. The SAG Awards highlight users that have shown vision, leadership, hard work, and innovation in their use […]

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Cape Cod Story Map Takes Grand Prize in Storytelling with Maps Contest

By on July 17, 2014

Twelve Winners Selected from More Than 400 Global Submissions   San Diego, California—July 17, 2014—Esri announced the winners of its Storytelling with Maps Contest last night during the Special Achievement in GIS Awards at the Esri User Conference. Bret Whiteley and Anne Reynolds’ Buy Fresh, Buy Local Story Map, which highlighted local farmers, restaurants, and markets, took home the […]

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