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Pix4D and Parrot Release Precision Agriculture Solutions

GIS Industry News - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 22:38
Feb 9, 2016 -- Today Pix4D launches Pix4Dmapper Ag: a photogrammetric software that converts multispectral images into agriculture-specific maps for …

South West Water looks to Rezatec to provide satellite-derived data analytics to understand location, structure and function of peatland on Bodmin Moor

GIS Industry News - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 22:36
Harwell, Oxfordshire, February 9, 2016 – Rezatec has been using cutting edge Earth Observation techniques to assist South West Water on a …

The National Map Data Download Enhancements

GIS Industry News - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 22:33
Feb 9, 2016 -- The USGS National Map program is transitioning all of its GIS data download capabilities to its new TNM Download client during the …

Optech Titan wins Grand Award and Award for Technology Innovation at MAPPS 2016

GIS Industry News - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 22:29
February 9, 2016 — Teledyne Optech is pleased to announce that its Optech Titan multispectral airborne lidar has won both the Grand Award and …

TomTom Traffic Sees Major Improvements and Total Number of Countries with TomTom Traffic Hits 50 Globally

GIS Industry News - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 14:56
AMSTERDAM — (BUSINESS WIRE) — February 8, 2016 — TomTom (TOM2) today announced significant enhancements to its …

TomTom Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Results

GIS Industry News - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 14:56
AMSTERDAM — (BUSINESS WIRE) — February 8, 2016 — Financial summary Q4 '15 Group revenue of …

2016 URISA Vanguard Cabinet Announced

GIS Industry News - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 08:50
Des Plaines, IL (February 8, 2016) URISA is pleased to announce the 2016 members of its Vanguard Cabinet. The Vanguard Cabinet (VC) is a URISA …

Online portal improves access to geoscience data from Africa

GIS Industry News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 23:38
Feb 8, 2016 -- The Botswana Geoscience Institute (BGI) is launching a Geoscience Portal that provides free access to multi-disciplinary datasets …

USGS Increases Public Access to Scientific Research

GIS Industry News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 23:23
Feb 8, 2016 -- The U.S. Geological Survey is implementing new measures that will improve public access to USGS-funded science as detailed in its new …

OGC invites input to guide Point Cloud standards work

GIS Industry News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 23:20
Feb 8, 2016 – The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC)  Point Cloud Domain Working Group (Point Cloud DWG) formed late last year to assess the …

International Map Industry Association Names Avenza’s Ted Florence as Its New International President

GIS Industry News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 23:14
IMIA International President oversees the IMIA and its regions TORONTO (February 8, 2016)— The International Map Industry …

GeoDigital Launches 3D Virtual Decision-Making Platform For Transmission And Distribution Utilities

GIS Industry News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 22:26
- "GeoDigital Insight" platform delivers total grid visibility remotely ORLANDO, Fla., Feb. 8, 2016 — (PRNewswire) — …

Trimble Establishes Global Vantage Distribution Network to Serve Precision Agriculture Industry

GIS Industry News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 16:22
Vantage Partners to Provide Farmers with Trimble Technology Solutions that Increase Farm Efficiencies and Productivity SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 8, …

Trimble Acquires Sefaira Ltd.--Leading Provider of Software for High-Performance Building Design

GIS Industry News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 16:22
Sefaira's Performance Analysis Software Expands Trimble's Design-Build-Operate Portfolio SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 8, 2016 — (PRNewswire) — …

OGC® calls for Proposals for a Future City Pilot Phase 1 project

GIS Industry News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 08:00
5 February 2016 -  The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC), the initiative sponsors: Ordnance Survey Great Britain, Institut National de …