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Tuesday, July 29th 2014
Esri | San Leandro, CA

Federal Customers Can Now Purchase Single Solution for Time Series and Geospatial Operational Insights

OSIsoft and Esri today announced an agreement that will allow U.S. federal government customers to purchase the PI System and ArcGIS products via a single GSA IT 70 Schedule contract transaction. Orders should be placed through immixGroup.

The combination of Esri and OSIsoft...


| Washington, D.C.

The White House Innovation for Disaster Response and Recovery Initiative was launched by the Administration in the wake of Hurricane Sandy to find the most effective ways technology can empower survivors; first responders; and local, state, tribal, territorial, and Federal governments with critical information and resources.

To help address the challenges that severe weather and...


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Forward-thinking applications for Copernicus and Galileo

The first Satellite Masters Conference will provide a unique marketplace for sharing innovations based on satellite navigation and Earth observation capabilities and connecting with the world's leading network for downstream satellite business.

The conference is being organised by Anwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen (AZO)...


Esri Canada | Toronto, ON, Canada

Esri Canada, the leading provider of geographic information system (GIS) solutions, is pleased to announce the launch of its GIS Centres of Excellence initiative which is aimed at encouraging innovation in GIS research and promoting teaching excellence in spatial data management and analysis in higher education across Canada. Initially, there will be Centres at the University of...


DGI Europe | London, England

Geospatial Intelligence Vital In Investigating Malaysia Flight MH17

Satellite images of the final moments as the Malaysian Plane was shot down on the Russia/Ukraine Border have been released. Evidence from these images appears to point that it was separatist supported by Russia that were responsible for the tragedy, after it was revealed Ukraine did not have any missiles within range...


| Dallas, TX

New report “Connected Cars: Revenue Opportunities” shows demand for connected car features is growing as Google and Apple expand vehicle solutions

Parks Associates announced a new industry report today showing connected car features are rapidly gaining consumer acceptance. Over 75% of U.S. vehicle owners with at least one connected car feature indicate these services will influence...


Mobile App Enhances Citizen Reporting and Engagement

Hexagon Geospatial announces that the town of Laubach, Germany recently implemented Mobile Alert to help gain citizen-driven insights about incidents and other damages to infrastructure.

As a mobile application for crowdsourcing incident information, Hexagon Geospatial’s Mobile Alert empowers citizens to play an active role in...


bluesky International Limited | Coalville, Leicestershire, UK
Aerial mapping company Bluesky International has expanded its commercial operation with a number of new appointments at its Leicestershire, UK, based headquarters. Sarah Wright has been appointed as Project Manager and Joshua Aves as GIS Analyst. In addition Alys Hudson joins as Sales Executive while David Beniston takes on the role of Office Administrator.

Sarah Wright, who holds an...

Monday, July 28th 2014
European Space Imaging | Munich, Germany

Imaged by WorldView-2 Satellite 25 Jul 2014

Image available for media for download now. © European Space Imaging

London Olympic Site 2012 © European Space Imaging


Bentley Systems | Bonita Springs, FL

Visual Workflow Supports Greenfield and Brownfield Operations, Enabling Sustainable Business Strategy for Operational Excellence and Safety

Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the leading company dedicated to providing comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure, today announced the release of AssetWise APMV7.2. This enhanced version of Bentley’s asset performance...


ALK Technologies, Inc. | Princeton, NJ

Providing a complete view of compliance and performance to Encompass Premium Edition customers to manage fleet safety

Princeton, New Jersey – July  28, 2014 — ALK Technologies, Inc., a global leader in GeoLogistics® solutions and navigation software, today announced that ALK® Maps and PC*MILER Web Services are  now available as part of J.J. Keller’s  Encompass® with E-Logs Premium...


The Urban and Regional Information Systems Association (URISA) is pleased to announce the induction of Charles M. Croner, PhD into URISA’s GIS Hall of Fame. The honor will be officially recognized during GIS-Pro 2014 in New Orleans this September.

URISA's GIS Hall of Fame honors persons and organizations that have made significant and original contributions to the development and...

Zillow.com | Seattle, WA and San Francisco, CA

Combination of companies sets stage to offer more real estate tools and services that empower consumers and drive more business for real estate professionals

Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Trulia, Inc. (NYSE: TRLA) for $3.5 billion in a stock-for-stock transaction. The Boards of Directors of both companies have...


Ordnance Survey | Southampton,UK

A new online mapping service has been launched as part of the Cabinet Office Resilience Direct multi-agency tool.

Resilience Direct was initially launched in April 2014, providing a secure platform for multi-agency partnerships to share information in both emergency response and in planning. The service acts as a common operating platform for use by local multi-agency planning and...


Phase One Industrial Announces iX Capture: A New Application for Aerial Photography Capture and RAW conversion software streamlines aerial data acquisition

COPENHAGEN, July 28, 2014 — Phase One Industrial, a leading manufacturer of medium format aerial photography equipment and software solutions, today announced the release of Phase One iX Capture, an image capture and RAW...


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