Recent GIS Industry News

UAV technology and trends: “UAVs have come of age”

By on August 26, 2014

Karlsruhe/Berlin, 26 August 2014. UAVs (unmanned aerial vehicles) are taking over the surveying industry thanks to their ever-improving sensors and the fact that they are getting lighter and can therefore remain in the air for longer. They complete surveying and inspection tasks that would otherwise be difficult to tackle and do so with impressive cost-efficiency. […]

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Maui County, Hawaii Signs Deal for Esri Canada’s Assessment Analyst Solution

By on August 26, 2014

Pilot project expected to provide property revaluations for 10,000 parcels with Geographic-Assisted Mass Appraisal solution TORONTO – August 22, 2014 – Esri Canada announced today that Maui County in Hawaii has selected the company’s Assessment Analyst solution for its property assessment program starting in November 2014. The County will start with an initial pilot project […]

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LizardTech GeCo in the Rockies Workshop Announcement

By on August 26, 2014

LizardTech To Host a Workshop at GeCo in the Rockies SEATTLE, Wash. — Aug. 26, 2014 —LizardTech®, a provider of software solutions for managing and distributing geospatial content,  will exhibit at the upcoming GeCo in the Rockies Conference in Grand Junction, Colo. The conference will take place in September and will include a special LizardTech […]

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SuperGIS Desktop Assists SME in USA in Conducting Restoration Projects

By on August 25, 2014
SuperGIS Desktop Assists SME in USA in Conducting Restoration Projects

Supergeo Technologies, the global leading GIS software and solution provider, announces that SuperGIS Desktop 3.2 supports Bitterroot Technical Associates, USA, to guide restoration programs for environmental management.   SuperGIS Desktop 3.2 is the professional GIS software which is developed to meet geospatial data editing, processing, analysis and management needs. It has been applied to diverse […]

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Interactive Esri Maps Reveal Impact of Napa Earthquake

By on August 25, 2014

Esri has created two maps related to the magnitude 6.0 earthquake that struck near Napa, California on Sunday, August 24. These maps are available for the media to embed or share as part of ongoing disaster coverage.   Napa Earthquake Public Information Map View the location of the 6.0 earthquake and subsequent aftershocks using data […]

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Announcing the new QGIS Academy

By on August 25, 2014

The QGIS Academy is proud to announce their first non-credit GIS course offerings beginning Sept 1, 2014.  The Academy is a consortium of college and university educators dedicated to providing open source software education for students and educators and professionals.  The Academy consists of five GIS courses, based on the Dept of Labor Geospatial Technology […]

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KEYW Unveils Aeroptic Aerial Mapping System at National Guard Conference

By on August 21, 2014

The KEYW Holding Corporation’s (NASDAQ: KEYW) subsidiary, KEYW Corporation, will formally unveil the Aeroptic Mapping System August 22-25 at the 2014 National Guard Association (NGAUS) Conference & Exhibition in Chicago. With a 10-year legacy of mapping around the globe, Aeroptic is a fully integrated airborne solution that provides high-resolution, wide-area map data for both civilian […]

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Smart mapping to turn sci-fi into reality

By on August 21, 2014

Smart mapping technology will play a vital role in moving Australia’s environmental monitoring into the realms of science fiction, according to one of the world’s leading micro-sensing technology experts. CSIRO science leader Dr Paulo de Souza said the field of environmental monitoring is on the cusp of an evolution which promises to open up a […]

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Mapping and Collecting Geospatial Data with iOS

By on August 20, 2014
Mapping and Collecting Geospatial Data with iOS

Supergeo Technologies Inc, the leading global provider of GIS software and solutions, announced that SuperSurv 3.2 (iOS), professional mobile GIS App, supports French user interface and Lebanese coordinate system. The new updates enhance manipulation convenience and provide a powerful GIS survey app.   SuperSurv (iOS), GIS data capture app, is designed for geospatial data collection […]

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GIS Front-End for USDA Forest Service i-Tree Developed with TatukGIS SDK

By on August 19, 2014

The TatukGIS Developer Kernel has been used to develop the new TreeGIS desktop 3D GIS front-end to the popular i-Tree urban forestry inventory and analysis tool.  i-Tree is developed by the USDA (U.S. Department of Agriculture) Forest Service to help communities strengthen their urban forest management and advocacy efforts by quantifying the structure of community […]

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