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Thursday, April 24th, 2008

Adapx Named “Cool Vendor” by Leading Analyst Firm

PR – Adapx  has been included in the list of “Cool Vendors” in the “Cool Vendors in Emerging Technologies, 2008” report(1) by Gartner, Inc. Adapx was one of eight companies covered in the report. The award-winning Capturx product line enables teams to improve field data collection and decision making with software that seamlessly integrates hand-written

Thursday, April 24th, 2008

Optimal Geomatics Announces Senior Management Changes

PR – Optimal Geomatics Inc. is pleased to announce the following senior management changes. Mr. Verne Pecho has relinquished the Chief Financial Officer position and has assumed the role of Director of Strategy. Ms. Vienna Lin, a Certified General Accountant who has served as the controller of Optimal for the past four years, becomes Director

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2008

New Podcast from ASRC Management Services Discusses Company’s Expanding Role in Geospatial Industry

PR – ASRC Management Services (ASRC MS), which was recently awarded an exclusive contract for U.S. distribution of India’s Resourcesat-1 and Cartosat-1 image data, has released a Podcast discussing the company’s expanding role in the international geospatial industry. The six-minute Podcast features an interview with Tim Lewis, President of ASRC MS.

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2008

City of Portsmouth, Ohio, Shares Public Works Data Using Autodesk Geospatial Solutions

PR — Autodesk, Inc. today announced that the City of Portsmouth, Ohio, has implemented a web-based geographic information system (GIS) portal to quickly and easily share city maps and utility information in order to manage infrastructure more efficiently and effectively. Using Autodesk geospatial solutions software, city workers and engineers can remotely access online maps while in

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2008

America’s Leading Mountaineer Depending on DeLorme GPS for Arctic Expedition

PR — Ed Viesturs, America’s leading high-altitude mountaineer, will be relying on the DeLorme Earthmate(r) GPS PN-20 when he sets out this week on the 2008 Canadian Arctic Trek for Earth Health. The PN-20 is a WAAS-enabled, bright-color-screen handheld receiver capable of displaying multiple map and imagery types.

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2008

AGI Geocommunity ‘08 Conference Call For Papers

Having returned to Chair the AGI conference in 2008 after what was generally considered to be our most successful event in 2007, I am delighted to announce the Call-for-Papers for 2008. Deadline for submissions Friday 25th April 2008

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2008

Blue Marble to Demo Geographic Calculator at 1Spatial Conference 2008

PR – Blue Marble Geographics is pleased to announce their sponsorship of the 1Spatial Conference, being held in Stansted, UK from April 29th to May 1st, 2008.  Come and visit Blue Marble in the exhibit hall to learn why their coordinate conversion technology is used worldwide by thousands of GIS analysts at software companies, universities,

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2008

Planetek Italia Announces New Series of ERDAS Workshops

PR – Planetek Italia S.r.l. announces a new series of ERDAS Workshops in Italy, with its first workshop entitled “What’s New in ERDAS Solutions.” This workshop will be held May 6, 2008 at the University of Tor Vergata, in Rome, Italy.

Thursday, April 17th, 2008

GMES Sentinel-2 Satellite Contract Signed

PR — The European Space Agency and Astrium today signed a €195 million contract to provide the first Sentinel-2 earth observation satellite, devoted to monitoring the land environment, as part of the European GMES programme. As prime contractor, Astrium is responsible for the design, development and integration of the satellite, which will perform a high-end

Thursday, April 17th, 2008

GGP Transforms Public Information at Lake District Council

PR — GGP Systems is helping Cumbrian local authority Copeland Borough Council transform customer service with a specially developed address management system that simplifies access to council information.  The NGz Gazetteer Management System holds geo-referenced land, property and street details and provides an instant link to council systems, websites and to the National Land and