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Friday, August 15th 2014
| Dallas, TX

The report "Indoor Location Market by Positioning Systems (Network-based, Independent, Hybrid), Maps and Navigation, Location based analytics, Location based services, Monitoring and emergency services - Worldwide Market Forecasts and Analysis (2014 - 2019)" by MarketsandMarkets, defines and segments the Indoor Location Market into various sub-segments with an in-depth analysis and...

Thursday, August 14th 2014
MDA - Geospatial Services | Richmond, BC, Canada

MDA’s Information Systems group (MDA) today announced that it has signed a contract with the National Remote Sensing Centre (NRSC) of India to continue to provide RADARSAT information until June 2015.  NRSC has been using RADARSAT information since 1998 to support natural disaster and resource management.

David Belton, the general manager responsible for this business, said "We are...


GSI Scout is Accessible on iPhones and iPads

AUSTIN, Texas – Aug. 2014 – GeoSpatial Innovations, Inc. (GSI) announced today that its storm damage assessment software, GSI Scout, is now supported on iPhones and iPads through a native iOS application. Users can log-in using a variety of mobile devices they may already own, streamlining their business process and cutting costs.


| Hampshire, UK

Ad-supported Apps to Account for 71% of the Total Revenue

A new report from Juniper Research forecasts that the Mobile Context and Location Services market will reach $43.3bn in revenue by 2019, rising from an estimated $12.2bn in 2014. The report highlighted that over two-thirds of revenues will be driven through highly targeted and contextually aware ad-supported apps by the end of...

GE Digital Energy | Atlanta, GA
  • GE Grid Resiliency Survey Reveals Utility Consumer Trends and Expectations
  • Smart Phones and Digital Communications Shaping How Consumers Interact with Utilities
  • Consumers Expect Power Providers to Deliver Electricity with Environmental, Economic and Reliability Benefits
GE’s Digital Energy business (NYSE: GE) today released the results of its Grid Resiliency Survey,...

Intergraph Corporation | Huntsville, AL

Government Security News recognizes consolidated dispatch center utilizing Intergraph® technology

Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall (BWI) Airport and Intergraph® were recently recognized by Government Security News magazine’s Airport/Seaport/Border Security Awards program in the categories of Most Notable Airport Security Program, Large Airports and Best Physical...

| Frederick, Maryland

Dewberry, a privately held professional services firm, has hired William “K.C.” Reed, PE, as an associate and principal engineer in the firm’s Frederick, Maryland, office.

He will be responsible for managing all facets of land development projects for both private- and public-sector clients in the area. Reed has more than 13 years of experience as a civil engineer, including land and...

GeoCove, Inc. | Orlando, FL


ORLANDO, Fla. (Aug. 12, 2014) --- The Melbourne, Australia Metropolitan Fire Brigade (MFB) recently put Geocove’s GIS-based disaster assessment system – ARM 360 – into  operation for the first time to assess damage from five fires. 

Karyn Tareen, president and chief executive officer of Geocove, Inc., said the State of Victoria had a number of severe grass fire and bush fires. ...

ABI Research | London, UK

Trimble, Telogis, and TomTom are the top three players in the active commercial vehicle telematics market. Trimble continues to hold the top spot; its dominant market share is largely due to a mixture of organic growth and acquisition. Through its strategic acquisitions, no other company offers the same depth and breadth of products and services to as many verticals in as many...

Aug 13, 2014 - On 7th August 2014, the European Regional Committee of the United Nations Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM: Europe) was created.  This significant action is the third and final stage in a formation process that began in November 2012.

This endorsement confirms the UN-GGIM: Europe’s mandate to have increased and close cooperation and coordination with...

(Let the good times roll!)

URISA is celebrating its 52nd annual conference in New Orleans, September 8-11, 2014. As the premier event for fostering excellence in the geospatial industry, GIS-Pro is a meeting of the minds for our industry.  Showcasing the constant progress of our GIS community, bringing light to the collaborative partnerships and exemplary efforts in our industry, we...

DigitalGlobe | Longmont, CO

World's Most Advanced High-Resolution Commercial Satellite Operational

DigitalGlobe (NYSEDGI), a leading provider of commercial high-resolution earth observation and advanced geospatial solutions, today announced the successful launch of WorldView-3, the company's sixth and most advanced super-spectral, high-resolution commercial satellite. The satellite launched on a Lockheed...

Wednesday, August 13th 2014

13 August 2014 – At the recent OGC meetings in Geneva, members of the OGC formed an OGC Big Data Domain Working Group. This OGC domain group provides an open forum for discussions and standards recommendations for Big Data interoperability, access, and analytics related to geospatial information. To this end, the open forum will encourage collaborative development among participants...

Optech Incorporated | Vaughan, Ontario

August 13, 2014 — Optech is pleased to announce the commissioning of a second high-precision Optech airborne sensor for PT. Karvak Nusa Geomatika this week in Jakarta, Indonesia.

The Optech Orion M sensor joins the Optech Gemini that PT. Karvak has been deploying in Indonesia for the past two years. According to Mr. Sofan Prihadi, Technical Director at PT. Karvak, “Having a second...

MDA - Geospatial Services | Gaithersburg, MD

MDA Information Systems LLC (MDA) announces a strategic partnership with BlackBridge to develop a change monitoring solution for RapidEye.

Combining MDA’s patented Persistent Change Monitoring (PCM™) technology which uses scale- and sensor- independent algorithms to detect change that persists over a period of time, such as new construction and other permanent changes in...

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