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Wednesday, March 26th, 2008

alta4 Wins the Partner of the Year Award 2008

PR — As one of 17 partner firms worldwide, ESRI International, market leader in geographic information systems, honours alta4 Geoinformatik AG with the "Partner of the Year 2008" award. The award was presented by ESRI-President Jack Dangermond himself to Ole Seidel and Oliver Schuck within the frame of the Int. Business Partner Conference in Palm

Wednesday, March 26th, 2008

NAVTEQ Supports ESRI Enterprise License Agreement for Small Governments

PR―Leading data provider NAVTEQ will now offer a Small Municipal and County Street Data Enterprise License Agreement (ELA) as an accompaniment to the recently launched ESRI Small Municipality and County Government ELA program. Like ESRI’s popular ELA for small governments, NAVTEQ’s Street Data ELA will follow a straightforward, tiered pricing schedule based on population and

Tuesday, March 25th, 2008

Bluesky Aerial Maps Help NHBC Investigate Structural Damage to New Homes

PR — Aerial survey specialist Bluesky is supplying the UK’s NHBC (National House-Building Council) with aerial photographs to assist in investigations of structural defects in new homes.  Bluesky’s aerial images provide a snapshot of land use prior to construction helping NHBC engineers identify possible causes of structural defects such as trees, standing water or previous

Tuesday, March 25th, 2008

Pitney Bowes MapInfo & Pitney Bowes Group 1 Software Announce Interact

PR- Pitney Bowes MapInfo and Pitney Bowes Group 1 Software, the leading providers of location intelligence and Customer Communication Management solutions, today announce the details of Interact 08, the first-ever definitive event for its user community, taking place on 29-30 April 2008 at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole.

Tuesday, March 25th, 2008

PCI Geomatics Named to Top Canadian Technology Companies

PR – PCI Geomatics, a world-leading developer of software and solutions for geospatial imaging applications, has been ranked as one of the top 300 technology companies according to the 2008 edition of the Branham300.  This year’s listing signifies PCI Geomatics’ evolving global business presence and growth, as well as its position as one of Canada’s

Monday, March 24th, 2008

ArcGIS 9.3 to Offer Full Support for Vista

PR — ESRI’s upcoming ArcGIS 9.3 software release will fully support the Microsoft Windows Vista operating system across the ArcGIS family of products. The new support now makes ArcGIS fully compatible with Vista for increased reliability.

Thursday, March 20th, 2008

Merrick & Company Wins Wichita, Kansas LiDAR and Digital Imagery Project

PR- Merrick & Company, a world leader in LiDAR, digital ortho imaging, photogrammetry, and geospatial solutions was awarded a LiDAR and digital imagery project by the City of Wichita to collect geospatial data for the City and in the remaining areas of Sedgwick County.  Merrick will deliver six-inch pixel resolution color digital orthophotography that was

Thursday, March 20th, 2008

DeLorme Earthmate Chosen by BNSF for Maintenance Tracking

PR – DeLorme, a long-time innovation leader in GPS receiver technologies, today announced that Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway (BNSF) has standardized on the Earthmate GPS PN-20 as the GPS receiver of choice in support of track maintenance crews throughout the organization.

Thursday, March 20th, 2008

Book Tackles Topic of How to Improve Poverty-Stricken Areas Using Geospatial Technology

PR — Architects and urban designers Rosario Giusti de Pérez and Ramón A. Pérez spent years working on projects to revitalize barrios in their home country of Venezuela. In Analyzing Urban Poverty: GIS for the Developing World, their new book from ESRI Press, they explain how people can use geographic information system (GIS) technology to identify

Thursday, March 20th, 2008

Yotta DCL Provides State-of-the-Art Road Surveying to Nottinghamshire

PR – Highway surveying and geospatial data collection specialist Yotta DCL is helping the UK’s Nottinghamshire County Council to improve their highway maintenance process with road surface condition surveys performed using state-of-the-art laser technology. Yotta DCL will map 1505km of the County’s A, B and C roads using its US$2million ARAN survey vehicle which incorporates