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Thursday, July 31st 2014
Euroconsult | Paris, France

Market growth driven by newcomer governments and non-GEO commercial satellite systems

According to Euroconsult's newly released research report, Satellites to be Built & Launched, 115 satellites will be launched on average yearly over the next decade (2014-2023). In comparison with last year's forecast, the number of satellites is stable while market value is growing, thus...


GfK GeoMarketing GmbH | Bruchsal, Germany

GfK has expanded and updated its digital maps for China. This includes an unprecedented six-digit postcode map for China's ten largest cities. GfK’s detailed and up-to-date digital maps offer comprehensive support for internationally active companies in growth markets such as China.

For the first time ever, GfK has digitized a map of the six-digit postcodes in China's ten most...


BAE Systems | Mclean, VA
The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) has awarded BAE Systems a $335 million contract to assist in transforming the collection, maintenance, and utilization of geospatial intelligence (GEOINT) data and products. The award supports NGA's dynamic Map of the World project, which is giving U.S. military leaders clearer on-the-ground intelligence pictures to enhance situational...

Supergeo Technologies, the leading global provider of GIS software and solutions, announces that Hong Kong Polytechnic University (HKPU) selects SuperGIS Desktop through Star Vision, Supergeo certified reseller, to educate the youths in utilizing GIS technologies and empower GIS analyses.

HKPU is one of the most reputed universities in Asia. Its department of Land Surveying and...


Wednesday, July 30th 2014
Esri | Redlands, CA

Modernizing American Land Records: Order upon Chaos examines the history of American land concepts, governance, and records systems and their use. The book considers institutional land record trends and the latest technical developments of location-oriented land data systems such as geographic and land information systems (GIS/LIS). Both the institutional and technical concepts are...


Since August 2013, all 50 states have been available for editing with the USGS The National Map Corps (TNMCorps) volunteered geographic information project. Starting this month, TNMCorps is pleased to add the United States Virgin Islands to that list.

Using crowd-sourcing techniques, TNMCorps encourages citizen volunteers to collect data about manmade structures in an effort to...


Surrey Satellite Technology US LLC (SST-US) today announced plans for a second Orbital Test Bed (OTB-2) ride-share mission dedicated to carrying demonstration payloads, subsystems, and equipment into low-Earth orbit aboard a flight-proven satellite bus. Targeted for launch in the second quarter of 2016, OTB-2 will fly SST-US’s own experimental optical payload alongside third-party...


| Herkimer, NY

Geospatial Technology Business Adds Two Full Time Employees

July 29, 2014 - Mohawk Valley GIS, a Herkimer-based technology business, has recently hired two full time employees and moved in to office space on North Main Street in the Village of Herkimer.

Started in 2003 when owner Linda Rockwood moved to the area, the company has offered computer mapping, training and programming...


Serenity system integrates acoustic and visual technologies to greatly increase accuracy and detection range.

FAIRFAX, Va., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Logos Technologies has been awarded a $9.7 million contract by the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL) to further develop and deploy technology that will detect and locate hostile gunfire and explosive denotations.

The Optical...


Geographic Approach Helps Law Enforcement Reduce Crime & Protect Public Safety
 

AURORA, Colo. – July 30, 2014 – American Sentinel University’s new e-book, ‘GIS for Crime Analysis, Law Enforcement and Public Safety,’ profiles how geographic information systems (GIS) has become an effective new crime-fighting tool used by law enforcement agencies to uncover criminal patterns that...


Envitia | Horsham, UK

Envitia, the leading SME provider of geospatial software and solutions, has been awarded a position by the Crown Commercial Service to supply Cloud-based GIS (Geographic Information Systems) and services to the UK public sector through the G-Cloud framework.

G-Cloud is a UK Government initiative to encourage the adoption of Cloud Services across the whole of the Public Sector. The...


Exprodat, the oil and gas services, software and training supplier; is running another series of their popular ArcGIS-based petroleum training courses in Houston, Texas.

Building on the successes of previous training events, Exprodat continues to expand its operations within one of the most important centres of American oil and gas activity. Whilst the company is headquartered in...


Tuesday, July 29th 2014
Supergeo Technologies Inc. | Taipei, Taiwan
To well promote GIS technologies in real case application, Supergeo is going to provide free online GIS web courses. From basic to advanced, the courses will introduce GIS software on various platforms. Through the course, users can not only gain geospatial knowledge but have a comprehensive understanding of SuperGIS software operation and application.

Supergeo has been dedicated to...


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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