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Friday, September 19th 2014
Esri | Redlands, CA

Esri, the world leader in geospatial technology and mapping software, welcomed 1776, a startup incubator in Washington, D.C, today as the newest addition to the Esri Emerging Business Program. The three-year program is designed to empower small companies to solve big problems with the use of geospatial technology.

The Emerging Business Program will provide access to software, services,...

Sept 12, 2014 - Gary Sherman was honored last week with the 2014 Sol Katz Award for Geospatial Free and Open Source Software during the FOSS4G 2014 conference in Portland, Oregon, US. This was the tenth year of the award. Gary is the founder of the QGIS project (or Quantum GIS), a desktop Open Source GIS that has become one of the most popular projects today, with a huge user and...

Thursday, September 18th 2014
| Washington DC


Sept 17, 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.


A bill to establish a "Digital Coast" program whereby the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) develops a coordinated and comprehensive national mapping effort for coastal, State and territorial waters of the United States has been introduced in the U.S. Senate, earning praise from MAPPS (, the national association of private sector geospatial firms.


During GIS-Pro 2014, URISA’s 52nd Annual Conference in New Orleans last week, a number of individuals were recognized for their exceptional volunteer service to the association. URISA was pleased to recognize these outstanding members during the Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, September 10.

Ed Wells, GISP, GIS Manager for the Washington (DC) Metropolitan Area Transit Authority, was the...

Geospatial Corporation | Pittsburgh, PA

Edward Camp Joins Geospatial as Team Lead/ShaleNavigator

Geospatial Corporation (OTC Pink: “GSPH”) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire ShaleNavigator. ShaleNavigator is the premier shale oil and gas informational SaaS platform covering the rapidly growing Marcellus and Utica unconventional shale plays. Geospatial also announced that it has hired...

| York, PA

York-based company offers full line of laser scanning equipment

Print-O-Stat, Inc. a leading solution provider of products and services for a variety of businesses and industries, including construction, architecture, engineering, manufacturing, design, as well as retail consumers, is proud to become an authorized Zoller and Frohlich (Z+F) dealer. 

Print-O-Stat’s partnership with...

Qualcomm Incorporated | San Diego, CA

Vuforia SDK Enables Leap in User Experience for New Generation of Digital Eyewear Devices from ODG, Epson, and Samsung---

Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), through its subsidiary, Qualcomm Connected Experiences, Inc., today announced the Qualcomm® Vuforia™ mobile vision platform will empower developers to build augmented reality (AR) applications for a new generation of digital...

Not-for-profit expands sustainability efforts with the Cartegraph Operations Management System

DUBUQUE, IOWA – Cartegraph, the leading provider of work, asset, resource, and request management technology for local governments, is pleased to announce the addition of New York City’s award-winning Brooklyn Bridge Park to its roster of public sector clients.

The Brooklyn Bridge Park...

| UK

After the overwhelming success of the first GEO Business event earlier this year, the organisers are delighted to announce a Call for Papers for the GEO Business 2015 Conference, taking place at the Business Design Centre in London from 27-28 May 2015.

GEO Business 2015 offers an unrivalled opportunity to exchange global information about the latest geospatial technologies and...

Yotta | Leamington Spa, England
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. The integrated...

Wednesday, September 17th 2014
| Springfield, OH

Sept 11, 2014 - Today the Ohio/Indiana Unmanned Aircraft Systems Center (UASC) announced it has officially formalized a partnership with Clark State Community College. The UASC is looking to expand precision agriculture efforts statewide while Clark State Community College has developed a UAS program around agriculture.

The UASC and Clark State are collaborating on a new precision...

Ventana Research | San Ramon, CA

Ventana Research today announced the 28 winners of the 2014 Technology Innovation Awards. These Awards, presented annually, identify the technologies that have had or have the potential to have the most striking positive impact on business and honor their providers. The awards thus recognize pioneering vendors that contribute advancements in technology that drive change and increased...

Cartegraph | Dubuque, Iowa

Central Park Conservancy adopts Cartegraph for Park management operations

Cartegraph, the leading provider of work, asset, resource, and request management technology for local governments, is pleased to announce the addition of New York City’s beautiful and historic Central Park to its roster of public sector clients.

Central Park Conservancy (, the private,...

Research and Markets | Dublin, Ireland

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Location-based Search and Advertising Market in the US 2014-2018" report to their offering.

Location-based search and advertising refers to the usage of location, determined by a user's mobile device, to search for and promote products and services near to the user. Many advertisers use location-based search and advertising...

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