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Friday, December 12th, 2008

Bluesky Expands Sales Team

PR – Aerial survey specialist Bluesky has made two new appointments to their professional sales team. Peter O’Connell, with nearly thirty years experience in the aerial photography industry, joins the team as Business Development Executive while David Pearson, a graduate in Business Studies, will take on the role of Sales Executive. These key appointments are

Thursday, December 11th, 2008

ESRI India joins Map World Forum as Corporate Partner

PR – GIS Development, as the organizer of the upcoming Map World Forum is pleased to announce ESRI India as a Corporate Partner for the conference.

Thursday, December 11th, 2008

Penobscot Bay Media Awarded Contract

PR – The US Bureau of Reclamation (BOR), Pacific Northwest Region, has awarded Penobscot Bay Media (PenBay) a phased contract to provide geospatially-enabled application development support to their Lands Resources Program staff in that region.  The contract requires conducting a user needs analysis, producing an application design document, and developing a working prototype of a

Thursday, December 11th, 2008

Safe Software Celebrates 15 Years of Solving Spatial Data Interoperability Challenges

PR — Fifteen years ago, two young and ambitious fellows from Canada founded Safe Software in their quest to deliver a technology solution that would help meet a critical need for the geospatial industry: spatial data interoperability. Today, the company’s FME technology platform is well established as the solution of choice for organizations worldwide looking

Thursday, December 11th, 2008

GeoEye Completes NextView Contract Modification With National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency

PR — GeoEye, Inc. , a premier provider of satellite, aerial and geospatial information, announced today it has finalized a Service Level Agreement (SLA) modification to the company’s existing NextView contract with the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA). The value of the SLA is $12.5 million per month for a period of one year.

Thursday, December 11th, 2008

OGC Offers Survey on the Business Benefits of Using OGC Standards

PR — Two weeks ago in the OGC newsletter we asked you to assist us with understanding OGC standards effectiveness and improving OGC programs by filling out a web-based survey. If you have filled out the survey, thank you! 

Thursday, December 11th, 2008

Pitney Bowes Group 1 Software Unveils Latest Version of Customer Data Quality Platform

PR — Pitney Bowes Group 1 Software today announced the newest version of its Customer Data Quality (CDQ) Platform. With enhanced support for global data, access to value-add services in Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) or hybrid deployments, easy integration of data quality into existing CRM investments and enhanced support for data governance functionality, the CDQ Platform v5.6

Thursday, December 11th, 2008

ITT Selected by Oklahoma Natural Gas for Pipeline Corridor Mapping and Leak Detection Services

PR — ITT Corporation announced today that Oklahoma Natural Gas has awarded ITT a three-year contract for their Airborne Natural Gas Emission Lidar (ANGEL) Services. The contract is for pipeline corridor mapping that includes new geospatial services (structure identification, pipeline class location analysis, and high consequence area calculations) along with traditional aerial photography and pipeline

Wednesday, December 10th, 2008

Carbon Trading Market Requires Improved Infrastructure

PR – The development of a successful global carbon trading market that delivers real and cost-efficient greenhouse gas emission reductions will require an improved market infrastructure, according to a report issued today by The Bank of New York Mellon entitled, “Towards a Common Carbon Currency: Exploring the Prospects for Integrated Global Carbon Markets.” The report

Wednesday, December 10th, 2008

Mindjet and Nuance Communications Combine Technologies

PR – Mindjet, the leading provider of applications for mind mapping and interactive visual collaboration and Nuance Communications, Inc., a leading provider of speech solutions, today announced the release of the breakthrough productivity application, VoxEnable™ that delivers ‘hands-free’ mind-mapping to the desktop.