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Wednesday, January 16th, 2008

TerraSAR-X Services now Available

PR – Data acquired by the first commercial highresolution radar satellite TerraSAR-X is now operationally available: Infoterra GmbH, the owner of the exclusive commercial exploitation rights for this data, has announced its commercial sales operations to be up-and-running. Ever since the spacecraft delivered first impressive images a mere four days after the successful launch on

Wednesday, January 16th, 2008

Dassault Systèmes Announces the Release of SIMULIA SLM for Simulation Lifecycle Management

PR – Dassault Systèmes  announced the early availability of SIMULIA SLM, a new product suite from its SIMULIA brand that will have a positive impact on the way that organizations perform and manage their simulation processes. The use of simulation has become an increasingly vital process in developing innovative products quickly. SIMULIA SLM accelerates the

Wednesday, January 16th, 2008

HKR Architects Improve Ranking in Global Top 100 Architecture Firms

PR – HKR Architects (HKR), the international architecture and design practice with offices in Dublin, London, Manchester, Belfast, Prague and Sarasota, has been ranked as Ireland’s number one architecture firm in Building Design magazine’s (BD) World Architecture 100 Survey and is now ranked number 18 in the UK. The BD World Architecture 100 Survey ranks

Tuesday, January 15th, 2008

ESRI Offers $25,000 in Cash Prizes for ArcGIS Server Code Challenge

PR — ESRI invites developers to share their creativity and expertise with the geographic information system (GIS) developer community by submitting original code samples to the second annual ArcGIS Server Code Challenge at www.esri.com/codechallenge. Participating developers will have an opportunity to review and vote for the top three entries based on creativity, applicability, and relevance of

Tuesday, January 15th, 2008

GGP Innovation Keeps Customer Service Information Alive

PR – GGP Systems has come up with an innovation to ensure that public service information is always up to date.  The Croydon-based Geographic Information Systems (GIS) company has developed the live synchronisation software to link the latest service data to ‘front office’ systems using maps to pinpoint locations.  The new product accesses the information

Monday, January 14th, 2008

Winners Announced in National Forestry Competition

PR – Three Canadian graduate forestry students have discovered new insights that could lead to improvements and cost savings in future forest management efforts across Canada. The discoveries of Sarah Weber of the University of British Columbia (UBC), Ian Curran of the University of Alberta (U of A), and Jeanne Moore of the University of

Monday, January 14th, 2008

ESRI Joins European Organization to Facilitate Use of Geographic Information Technology

PR —Geographic information system (GIS) industry leader ESRI has joined the European Umbrella Organization for Geographic Information (EUROGI), an independent nonprofit organization dedicated to maximizing the availability and effective use of geographic information (GI) throughout Europe. EUROGI believes that its efforts will help promote good governance, economic and social development, environmental protection, and sustainability.

Monday, January 14th, 2008

Geographic Technologies Group Welcomes GIS Project Manager, Laurie Jackson

PR – Geographic Technologies Group, Inc. (GTG) announces the recent addition of Laurie Jackson, GIS Project Manager, to their North Carolina corporate office. Laurie brings over 20 years of project management experience and over seven years of GIS experience, including five years with the City of Winfield, Kansas and two years in the GIS Spatial

Monday, January 14th, 2008

1Spatial Announces Release of Radius Studio Version 2.0

PR – 1Spatial are pleased to announce the release of version 2.0 of their Radius Studio product. Radius Studio is an enterprise data integration and quality assessment tool that makes comprehensive use of the Oracle technology stack. It provides a data certification platform that ensures the quality and consistency of spatial data located in either

Monday, January 14th, 2008

Océ 4th Quarter Results

 PR – Océ net income for 2007 up by 38%. Provisional results fourth quarter and 2007 financial year. Highlights: • Fourth quarter revenues grow by 5.5% on organic basis and for total 2007 by 3.4% • Operating income 2007 increases to € 121 million • RoCE for 2007 increases to 7.3%