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RapidSOS and Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure Partner to Equip 9-1-1 Centers with Accurate Location from Smartphone Callers

GIS Industry News - Tue, 01/17/2017 - 22:01
HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Jan. 17, 2017 — (PRNewswire) — Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure and RapidSOS have partnered to provide public …

OGC seeks public comment on candidate InfraGML encoding standards

GIS Industry News - Tue, 01/17/2017 - 18:46
January 17, 2017-- The membership of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) seeks public comment on its candidate InfraGML standards. The …

Sanborn Delivers Dynamic New Integrations, Tools, and Functions for Sanborn Oblique Analyst® Software

GIS Industry News - Tue, 01/17/2017 - 16:41
Online Oblique Imagery Viewer Includes Dynamic New Tools for Oblique Imagery Measurement and Analysis COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Jan. 17, 2017 — …

UrtheCast Enters into Binding Agreement Worth US$180 Million to Sell and Operate Two Satellites in the OptiSAR™ Constellation

GIS Industry News - Tue, 01/17/2017 - 16:41
VANCOUVER, Jan. 17, 2017 — (PRNewswire) — UrtheCast Corp. (TSX:UR) ("UrtheCast" or the "Company"), the geospatial …

Canon's Third Generation imageRUNNER ADVANCE Platform Expands Once Again with imageRUNNER ADVANCE 4500 Series

GIS Industry News - Tue, 01/17/2017 - 16:41
Fulfilling Our Promise to Customer and Channel Partners to Deliver Office Solutions for Today's Evolving Businesses MELVILLE, N.Y., Jan. 17, 2017 …

INNOspace Masters, the leading ideas competition for next-generation space application is open for submissions

GIS Industry News - Tue, 01/17/2017 - 00:10
Jan 16, 2017 -- The second edition of the INNOspace Masters competition is looking for great "Space 4.0" ideas: until 13 February 2017, interested …

Airbus Defence and Space ships SES-10 telecom satellite to launch site

GIS Industry News - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 23:42
Copyright Airbus Defence and Space SAS 2017 Toulouse, Jan 16, 2017 - SES-10, the 10th Eurostar satellite built by Airbus Defence and Space for …

Hurricane Matthew Clocks Top Wind Speed for 2016 at 101 MPH

GIS Industry News - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 22:58
Annual Wind Analysis Ranks Nashville, TN as Windiest City Jan 16, 2017 -- According to the CoreLogic® Windy City Index, an annual analysis of …

Esri Releases Advanced Analytics to Increase Retail Sales

GIS Industry News - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 17:57
Indoor Spatial Analysis of Consumer Behaviors Boosts Profits and Increases Customer Satisfaction REDLANDS, Calif. — (BUSINESS …

Graphiq and Pitney Bowes Partner to Visualize Neighborhood and Boundary Data for Real Estate Industry

GIS Industry News - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 17:57
Graphiq to create interactive visual representations of Pitney Bowes’ detailed demographic and community data assets SANTA BARBARA, …

Gannett Fleming Names New Chairman and New President

GIS Industry News - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 17:57
Robert Scaer and Paul Nowicki selected to advance growth of the firm HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 16, 2017 — (PRNewswire) —  Global …

Now Availble: Juniper Systems’ Affordable, Android® Rugged Tablet – the CT7G

GIS Industry News - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 08:00
Logan, UT, Jan 16, 2017 – Rugged data collection solution provider, Juniper Systems, Inc., has just released a new Android-operated rugged …

5 Drones for Precision Agriculture

GIS Industry News - Fri, 01/13/2017 - 23:23
Jan 13, 2017 -- Drones (also known as Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) are used for various applications such as surveying, surveillance and habitat …

Woolpert Signs 6-year Deal to Map Maine

GIS Industry News - Fri, 01/13/2017 - 23:06
BANGOR, Maine, Jan. 13, 2017 — Woolpert has signed a contract to collect high-resolution, four-band orthoimagery throughout the state of Maine. …

New Juniper Systems 4.7-Inch, Android Rugged Smartphone Now Shipping

GIS Industry News - Fri, 01/13/2017 - 22:19
Logan, UT, Jan 13, 2017 – Now available from rugged data collection solution provider, Juniper Systems, is the new CT5 Android-operated rugged …

UltiSat Awarded CTC Task Order to Provide Satellite Bandwidth for Geospatial Intelligence Missions

GIS Industry News - Fri, 01/13/2017 - 16:03
GAITHERSBURG, MD --(Marketwired - January 13, 2017) - UltiSat, Inc., a leading provider of end-to-end managed satellite network solutions, announced …

USGIF CEO Reappointed as Vice Chair of the National Geospatial Advisory Committee

GIS Industry News - Fri, 01/13/2017 - 00:41
Keith Masback once again to help lead the committee responsible for providing leadership and direction in federal geospatial programs Herndon, …