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Thursday, October 18th, 2007

OGC Announces Geospatial Data Quality Survey

The OGC Technical Committee’s Spatial Data Quality Working Group (WG) has been gathering information and requirements from OGC members for the past year and has now begun primary research on spatial data quality measures. Their survey on spatial data quality went live on Monday, October 15, targeting thousands of geospatial data suppliers and users from

Thursday, October 18th, 2007

London: Sustainable City Awards Application Open

For five successful years, the Sustainable City Awards have remained at the top of their field by constantly re-inventing themselves and this year the awards have a new name and new categories to better reflect current issues in the field. Most responsible organisations now understand that sustainability lies at the heart of long-term business success

Thursday, October 18th, 2007

ESA Makes Call for Advanced Radio Navigation Ideas

In the frame of the European Global Navigation Satellite System Evolution Programme, ESA is launching a call for ideas for advanced radio navigation applications concepts. ESA is currently initiating system studies aiming at defining the directions that should be taken for the evolution of the European Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS): Galileo as the global

Wednesday, October 17th, 2007

Annual ‘VLIZ North Sea Award 2007’

To reward a recent innovative scientific contribution on the structure and functioning of the North Sea ecosystem. The Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) awards a scientific prize to foster innovative fundamental or applied research on the structure and functioning of the North Sea ecosystem, with emphasis on coastal and estuarine areas of the Southern Bight and

Wednesday, October 17th, 2007

Biodiversity Indicators: Flanders

The Biodiversity Indicators website summarizes facts and figures about nature and nature policy in Flanders, the northern region of Belgium. They are structured along the ‘EU Headline Indicators’. The EU Environment Council adopted this set of 15 indicators in June 2004 to monitor progress toward the 2010 biodiversity target. In 2001 the EU Council of

Wednesday, October 17th, 2007

Geneva, Switzerland Police Leverage Intergraph Emergency Incident Response, Planning and Reporting

The Police Cantonale de Genève, serving the half-million residents of the Canton of Geneva, Switzerland, has successfully transitioned to Intergraph’s integrated suite of emergency incident response, planning and reporting solutions. More than 1,000 police officers will leverage Intergraph’s solutions to serve and protect those who live and work in the Canton of Geneva, as well

Wednesday, October 17th, 2007

TENET Technology partner with BKS Surveys

TENET Technology partner with BKS Surveys to provide an automated PAI solution for Countryside Council for Wales TENET MapRite has been instrumental in providing an automated solution to PAI projects awarded to BKS Surveys by Countryside Council for Wales (CCW). BKS were awarded the following Positional Accuracy Improvement (PAI) projects by CCW: Sites of Special

Wednesday, October 17th, 2007

Microsoft Re-joins the Open Geospatial Consortium

Yesterday Microsoft officially became a member of the OGC, rejoining after a multi year hiatus. VE’s Vincent Tao and Ed Katibah from the SQL Server team were instrumental in working with the OGC to resolve the issues needed to rejoin. More news on this is on the way jointly from Microsoft and OGC Read More

Tuesday, October 16th, 2007

AGI Releases Real-Time Tracking Technology (RT3) Software

AGI, the developer of commercially available analysis software for the national security and space communities, announces the release of the Real-Time Tracking Technology (RT3). RT3 allows users to quickly implement situational awareness displays; effectively interpret and monitor data through flexible display management, event detection, and automated actions; and leverage AGI analysis such as line-of-sight access, range-to-target, sensor coverage, communications link budgets, and

Tuesday, October 16th, 2007

ESI Environmental Sensors Provides a Corporate Update

ESI Environmental Sensors Inc. is pleased to provide a corporate update the Company. The recently completed financing which has generated in excess of $2.8M is now being utilized to facilitate an increasing demand in agricultural product orders and to finalize the development plans for new upgrades to the FloPoint System. This plan will introduce a new