The story goes that not too many gold seekers made much money during the gold rush. Instead, those selling picks, shovels and blue jeans did. In 2013 maps are gold if you listen to all the hype. Who then is selling the picks and shovels?
You are invited to attend the Esri Federal GIS Conference February 25-27 in Washington, D.C. This conference is an opportunity to see and hear how geospatial technology allows federal agencies to improve decision-making and better serve citizens. Federal employees can attend for free. Visit esri.com/fedcon for more information and to register.
TruePosition released testing results of its indoor location technology in April. These tests put the company squarely into the Federal Communication Commission explorations of indoor locating for emergency response. Directions Magazine interviewed Rob Andersen, chief technology officer of TruePosition, about the company’s technology and plans for the future.