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OGC hires Dr. Ingo Simonis to lead geomatic sciences initiatives

GIS Industry News - Tue, 10/14/2014 - 00:03
Oct 13, 2014 -- The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) announces that it has appointed Dr. Ingo Simonis to the position of Director, …

MIRI and NIRSpec, Airbus Defence and Space instruments for the James Webb Space Telescope, successfully pass cryogenic vacuum test

GIS Industry News - Mon, 10/13/2014 - 23:58
The Near Infrared Spectrograph (NIRSpec) and Mid-Infrared Instrument (MIRI) will contribute to observe origins of Universe. Mission to start in …

Acute3D partnership with Geoinformica

GIS Industry News - Mon, 10/13/2014 - 23:46
Oct 13, 2014 -- Acute3D is happy to announce its partnership with Geoinformica, a Russian private company working on the GIS market. Geoinformica is …

Accela Acquires Government Outreach, Embarks on Offering Citizen Relationship Management Capabilities to Government Agencies

GIS Industry News - Mon, 10/13/2014 - 17:58
New Solutions Extend Civic Platform to Streamline Communication, Save Time and Engage Citizens SAN RAMON, Calif. — (BUSINESS …

Exelis adds night capability to CorvusEye wide area airborne surveillance system

GIS Industry News - Mon, 10/13/2014 - 17:58
Infrared sensor complements daytime electro-optical system ROCHESTER, N.Y. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — October 13, 2014 — A …

GIS Market in the EMEA Region 2014-2018: Key Vendors are Esri, Hexagon, Nokia Navteq and Ordnance Survey

GIS Industry News - Sat, 10/11/2014 - 16:34
DUBLIN, Ireland, October 10, 2014 — (PRNewswire) — Research and …

Juniper Systems’ New Rugged Handheld Offers Unparalleled Efficiency for Data-Intensive Applications

GIS Industry News - Sat, 10/11/2014 - 00:21
Logan, UT, Oct 10, 2014 – This week at the INTERGEO Conference, Juniper Systems caused a stir of excitement with the announcement of their …

Exprodat Supports Small Charity Big Achiever, Map Action

GIS Industry News - Sat, 10/11/2014 - 00:12
Oct 10, 2014 -- Exprodat, the oil and gas GIS services, software and training supplier, understands that providing an environment where the best …

New spending data primed to fill insurer knowledge gap

GIS Industry News - Sat, 10/11/2014 - 00:10
Oct 10, 2014 -- A comprehensive new dataset is primed to fill a troublesome knowledge gap for life insurers by providing key insights into customer …

US national security technology expert Down Under

GIS Industry News - Sat, 10/11/2014 - 00:09
Oct 10, 2014 -- Australian national security experts have been given an exclusive demonstration of cutting-edge technology that could be used to …

Exelis Board Approves $0.1033 Per Share Dividend for the Fourth Quarter of 2014

GIS Industry News - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 07:00
MCLEAN, Va. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — October 10, 2014 — The Board of Directors for Exelis (NYSE:XLS) has declared a cash …

Sanborn Launches Online Store for 3-D Building Data

GIS Industry News - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 03:06
'Sanborn Online' Transforms the Way Customers Can Select and Purchase Data COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Oct. 9, 2014 — (PRNewswire) — …

Discover Spatial: NSW and QLD Go Head to Head

GIS Industry News - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 01:56
Oct 9, 2014 -- New South Wales and Queensland are battling it out to claim victory as the most popular Globe course on Discover Spatial – …

INTERGEO 2014 – the geo industry is ready for a networked world

GIS Industry News - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 00:43
Berlin, 9 October 2014 --  INTERGEO 2014 in Berlin has clearly demonstrated that the industry really has secured its place in the digital, …

Optech to attend RISCON Security and Safety Trade Expo in Japan

GIS Industry News - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 00:27
October 9, 2014 — Optech is pleased to announce that it is joining the Canadian Pavilion at the RISCON Security and Safety Trade Expo in Japan …

Sanborn Launches Online Store for 3-D Building Data ‘Sanborn Online’ Transforms the Way Customers Can Select and Purchase Data

GIS Industry News - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 00:15
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Oct. 9, 2014 — With the introduction of Sanborn Online, The Sanborn Map Company, Inc., (Sanborn) has streamlined the …

Visual Intelligence Earns Patent and Begins Licensing Program for iOne Sensor Technology

GIS Industry News - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 21:15
Oct 9, 2014 -- Visual Intelligence has been granted a patent for its imaging technology by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office in …

SPECIM introduces AisaFENIX 1K, the full spectrum sensor that cuts costs of hyperspectral data collection

GIS Industry News - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 07:00
Oct 9, 2014 -- SPECIM's new AisaFENIX 1K, the first commercially available full spectrum hyperspectral sensor with 1024 spatial pixels, produces …