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Wednesday, February 18th, 2009

Pioneers in Sustainability Form Advisory Board for Sustainable Brands ’09

Sustainable Life Media today announced a substantially expanded board of advisors assembled to help steer and play host to Sustainable Brands ’09, taking place May 31 – June 4, 2009 at the Monterey (CA) Conference Center. Now in its third year, the 3-day conference has become the preeminent gathering of sustainability, brand and design leaders

Wednesday, February 18th, 2009

Cubix Launches Workstation for 3D GIS, CAD, MCAD Graphics

PR – Cubix Corporation has begun shipping its secure, high-performance blade workstation / virtual PC solutions for 3D GIS, CAD/MCAD, and CAE and customers who need to provide their users with high-performance 3D graphics processing, but also need to meet corporate CIO/CTO directives for virtual PCs, thin-clients, and other green technology initiatives. Cubix’s Secure Visualization

Tuesday, February 17th, 2009

ESRI Installs Solar Panels to Generate Power at Headquarters

ESRI recently commissioned the installation of 2,737 rooftop solar panels on three office buildings at its main campus in Redlands as part of its continuing efforts to offset energy usage. The company, founded on a principle of environmental responsibility, is the world’s leading developer of geographic information system (GIS) technology.

Tuesday, February 17th, 2009

Alberta Transportation Chooses Bentley’s InRoads V8i Software to Help Enhance In-House Design

Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the leading company dedicated to providing comprehensive software solutions for the infrastructure that sustains our world, today announced that the Alberta Transportation Ministry has chosen InRoads V8i as its standard road design software. A key factor behind the selection of InRoads was the ministry’s need to enhance its in-house technical capabilities by

Tuesday, February 17th, 2009

The OGC Elects Directors

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) recently held its biennial election of directors. Of the 21 elected members of the consortium’s 2009-2010 Board of Directors, 16 serving members were returned and four new members have been seated. The new OGC board members are Jeffery Peters, Kevin Pomfret, François Robida and Rob van de Velde.

Tuesday, February 17th, 2009

CartoPac Field Solutions and New Century Software Team to Manage and Distribute Field Data

CartoPac Field Solutions, powered by Spatial Data Technologies, Inc. (http://www.cartopac.com) and New Century Software (http://www.newcenturysoftware.com), have announced that they are offering a joint solution to the oil and gas pipeline industry that creates an efficient round-trip workflow between the field and the office by integrating a number of their applications and processes.  This synergy will

Tuesday, February 17th, 2009

With ESRI ELA, Jefferson County, Kansas, Delivers GIS to More Departments

In February 2008, Jefferson County, Kansas, with a population of 19,000, joined hundreds of governments that have signed ESRI enterprise license agreements (ELA) to better deliver geographic information system (GIS) software throughout their organizations. Jefferson County chose the Small Municipal and County Government ELA, designed for governments serving up to 100,000 residents.

Tuesday, February 17th, 2009

SeaZone’s Intelligent Marine Mapping Eases Management of Marine Bill Regulations

PR – SeaZone is offering a ready-made information solution to help organisations affected by the UK government’s Marine and Coastal Access Bill. SeaZone HydroSpatial provides easy access to a wide range of marine and coastal zone information to assist in managing the new regulations.  HydroSpatial is a specially developed intelligent digital marine map with multiple

Tuesday, February 17th, 2009

Sensors – A Comfortable Office Climate

PR – Siemens Corporate Technology is working on sensors which can monitor the climate in buildings and make it comfortable. The scientists develop sensors not only for measuring light and temperature but also for detecting odours and measuring different gases, such as CO2.

Tuesday, February 17th, 2009

Adobe and Nokia Announce USD 10 million Open Screen Project Fund

PR – At the GSMA Mobile World Congress, Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq: ADBE) and Nokia Corporation (NYSE: NOK) today announced a USD 10 million Open Screen Project fund designed to help developers create applications and services for mobile, desktop and consumer electronics devices using the Adobe Flash® Platform.