Recent GIS Industry News

NAPSG Announces Recipient of 2014 Award for Excellence in Public Safety GIS

By on September 18, 2014

The National Alliance for Public Safety GIS (NAPSG) Foundation’s Board of Directors has unanimously selected the recipient of the 2014 Award for Excellence in Public Safety GIS.  NAPSG’s Board Chairman, Chief Rand Napoli, presented the award on September 13, 2014, to Mr. David Alexander, Director, Geospatial Management Office, US Department of Homeland Security. In presenting […]

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Yotta Software Maps Out Street Light Repairs for English Municipal Authority

By on September 18, 2014

Gloucestershire County Council, UK, is using web hosted street lighting management and mapping software from Yotta to provide a better value for money service. Using Mayrise Street Lighting as a principal management system as well as in the field on mobile devices the Council is already realising operational efficiency gains following implementation earlier this year. […]

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Tim Marquardt Named Senior Consultant / Program Manager at RAMTeCH

By on September 18, 2014

Stillwater, Minnesota – September 18, 2014 – RAMTeCH Software Solutions, Inc. is pleased to announce that it has welcomed Tim Marquardt as a Senior Consultant / Program Manager to the Professional Services team.   “Our Professional Services team continues to grow, expand, and evolve. Bringing Tim onboard only adds to our experience and knowledge within […]

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Global Commerce Services ranks in the Inc. 5000 Fastest-growing Private Companies

By on September 17, 2014

Stennis Space Center, MS –The Enterprise for Innovative Geospatial Solutions (EIGS) is pleased to announce one of our cluster members, Global Commerce Services (GCS) has ranked at 219th of the Inc. 5000 fastest-growing private companies nationwide. GCS grew 2,041% in the last three years, the average growth rate for government services is 170%. GCS brought […]

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Alpha release of drillbox

By on September 17, 2014

We are proud to present Alpha release of drillbox – http://drillbox.ddns.net/   Free Alpha Access! And be part of the drillbox evolution. drillbox is an information studio dedicated to crafting meaningful insights that advance decisioning, drillbox searches are shockingly simple to analyze state and your proprietary data! Ideal to upload, research, value-add and share energy […]

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Avenza® Releases Geographic Imager® 4.5 for Adobe® Photoshop®

By on September 17, 2014

- Powerful geospatial add-on now compatible with Adobe Photoshop Creative Cloud™ 2014 – Toronto, ON, September 16, 2014 – Avenza Systems Inc., producers of MAPublisher® cartographic software for Adobe Illustrator® and the popular PDF Maps mobile app, is pleased to announce the release of Geographic Imager 4.5 for Adobe Photoshop. This latest update is compatible […]

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DigitalGlobe Webinar: Proteus Discusses Satellite-Derived Forest Inventory

By on September 17, 2014

Proteus FZC, a provider of satellite-derived mapping and classification services, will discuss its use of high-resolution WorldView-2 imagery to derive accurate forest inventory and tree classification maps in Abu Dhabi during a free webinar with DigitalGlobe. What? “Vegetation Analysis in the Desert Using Satellite Imagery,” part of the ongoing DigitalGlobe LEAD Webinar Series. When? Wednesday, […]

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Webinar: CartoPac and EDM Present Mobility Solutions for Electric Utilities

By on September 17, 2014

IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Webinar: CartoPac and EDM Present Mobility Solutions for Electric Utilities   FORT COLLINS, Colorado, USA, 17 September 2014 – CartoPac International Inc. and EDM International Inc. have formed a strategic partnership to provide mobile and enterprise workflow solutions for the electric transmission and distribution, and telecommunication utility markets. The companies will present […]

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GIS-powered Vector Mosquito Data Management System to Enhance Public Health

By on September 17, 2014
GIS-powered Vector Mosquito Data Management System to Enhance Public Health

In warm and humid subtropical areas like Southeast Asia, prevention and cure of vector mosquito is a key mission for epidemic and diseases control authorities. To achieve the goal, officers need to establish a system, which should be easy-to-use but also capable to load large data and display it in an understandable way.   The […]

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Smart map steers drivers to roads less travelled

By on September 16, 2014

South Australian motorists are turning to a cutting-edge mapping website that’s helping them avoid traffic congestion and plan quicker, more efficient road trips. The interactive Traffic SA mobile site – which highlights traffic accidents, road closures and major events across metro and country areas – is attracting up to 1,500 unique daily visitors. Developed by […]

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