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Friday, October 26th, 2007

Leica Geosystems Geospatial Imaging Enhances Leica TITAN

PR – Leica TITAN, the innovative and dynamic solution for sharing your world, announces the following enhancements:   • Identify Tool:  Available in the Leica TITAN Client, this tool retrieves attribute information about a particular vector feature or image layer.   • WMS/WCS Consumption:  The Geospatial Instant Messenger supports consumption of Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC)

Friday, October 26th, 2007

Americans Prefer to Spend More on Mass Transit and Highway Maintenance, Less on New Roads

Three-fourths of Americans surveyed believe that either being smarter about development or improving public transportation are both better long-term solutions for reducing traffic congestion than building new roads, according to a survey sponsored by the National Association of Realtors and Smart Growth America.

Friday, October 26th, 2007

Rolta Announces 44.2% Growth Y-over-Y

PR – Rolta India Limited, one of India’s leading IT companies, specializing in GIS/GeoSpatial Information Systems, Engineering Design and Enterprise Information & Communication Technology, today announced unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended September 30, 2007 and a bonus issue of one share for every one share held.

Friday, October 26th, 2007

NemeriX delivers Industry’s First Scalable Hosted & Stand-alone A-GPS Platform

PR – NemeriX, a leading provider of A-GPS semiconductor solutions, announced today the release of its 4th generation A-GPS navigation platform: the NemeriX NX4. This modular, scalable, hosted & stand-alone A-GPS navigation solution directly targets the strategic roadmaps of mobile handset vendors.  Like the three NemeriX GPS generations which precede it, the NX4 is designed

Friday, October 26th, 2007

Bentley: GIS for Infrastructure

PR – The needs of infrastructure are challenging. There is a need to manage a broad spectrum of diverse information while allowing multi-disciplinary teams to collaborate and use best-of-breed tools in their projects. Infrastructure users need an environment where GIS and CAD functionality are fully integrated, allowing users to work seamlessly across lifecycle phases. Users require

Friday, October 26th, 2007

Alliance with ESRI Forwards Malta’s Goal as Technological Center of Excellence

PR – ESRI has signed a vertical strategic alliance (VSA) agreement with the government of Malta. Signed by the Minister for Investment, Industry, and Information Technology (MIIIT), the agreement states that ESRI and its Maltese distributor, GeoSYS Ltd., will facilitate the use of geographic information system (GIS) technology throughout various sectors of the government and private

Friday, October 26th, 2007

Growing Investment in Indian Infrastructure

(Llive – London-headquartered private equity investor 3i Group Plc. is taking the growth, minority stakes and investment route as an entry strategy into the Indian market. This is complemented by a dedicated focus on infrastructure. The company has just committed $500 million (Rs1,975 crore) for a proposed $1 billion India infrastructure fund, announced last

Thursday, October 25th, 2007

Army Digital Topographic Support System (DTSS) Adopts Map2PDF

TerraGo Technologies announced today that the Army DTSS Program has licensed the Map2PDF suite of software products used to create GeoPDF® files and incorporate them into their geospatial intelligence products.  “The incorporation of this technology together with the tools that have already been deployed with the system has created a tremendously effective exploitation system to

Wednesday, October 24th, 2007

GeoPerspectives Releases Most Up-to-Date Photomap of Wales

GeoPerspectives has released the most accurate and up-to-date aerial photomap of the whole of Wales.  The highly detailed, full colour photography covers approximately 20,000 square kilometres at 25cm resolution.  Captured using new digital camera technology, in partnership with aerial surveying company COWI, the onboard digital sensor also captured infrared imagery for identifying vegetation.  In addition

Wednesday, October 24th, 2007

English Heritage Spatial Data Now Available for Download

The Designated Datasets held by English Heritage are available for download via the Internet. The data is suitable for use in a Geographic Information System. Other digital data, such as background mapping, is not included. Read More