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Wednesday, January 30th, 2008

ASRC Management Services Awarded Exclusive U.S. Distribution for ResourceSat-1 and CartoSat-1

PR – Under the terms of a three-year agreement with ANTRIX Corporation Ltd. and EOTec, ASRC Management Services (MS) will have the exclusive distribution rights in the U.S. to distribute satellite imagery collected by the Resourcesat-1 and Cartosat-1 satellites. ASRC MS will also become the sole ground station partner for ANTRIX in the U.S. to

Wednesday, January 30th, 2008

IceWEB, Inc. Announces Major Installation at ESRI Data Center

PR – IceWEB, Inc., announced that the company has begun the installation of a global data delivery system for ESRI, the world leader in developing geographic information system (GIS) software. IceWEB will be utilizing the newly acquired INLINE FileStorm series of NAS storage units preloaded with a collection of nationwide and worldwide data and served through

Wednesday, January 30th, 2008

More Mac Multi-Display Possibilities

PR – Matrox Graphics is pleased to announce the new Control Panel for Graphics eXpansion Modules (GXMs) operating under Mac OS® X. Connect two Apple Cinema Displays to your MacBook Pro with TripleHead2Go Digital Edition for a purely digital-to-digital connection from your system to the displays.

Tuesday, January 29th, 2008

Secretary Kempthorne Names Members of National Geospatial Advisory Committee

PR –Secretary of the Interior Dirk Kempthorne today named 28 individuals to serve on the new National Geospatial Advisory Committee. The Committee will provide advice and recommendations on federal geospatial policy and management issues and provide a forum to convey views representative of partners in the geospatial community.

Tuesday, January 29th, 2008

Leica Geosystems Geospatial Imaging Implements TerraSAR-X Capability in ERDAS IMAGINE

PR — Leica Geosystems Geospatial Imaging announces the Beta release of the TerraSAR-X processing capability for ERDAS IMAGINE® Radar Mapping Suite 9.1. Available immediately in a downloadable service pack update, this feature will also be included in the upcoming release of ERDAS IMAGINE 9.2.

Tuesday, January 29th, 2008

Gain the Geographic Advantage at the 2008 ESRI Business GIS Summit

PR – The 2008 ESRI Business GIS Summit will be held April 27–30 at the Drake Hotel in Chicago, Illinois. This one-of-a-kind forum brings industry leaders and business professionals together to share best practices, ideas, and tools for helping commercial organizations and related industries increase revenue and operational efficiency as well as enhance communication and

Tuesday, January 29th, 2008

ESRI Seeks Job Candidates, Hosts Career Fair February 2

PR – ESRI, the world’s leading developer of geographic information system (GIS) mapping software, will host a career fair from 9:00 a.m. to noon Saturday, February 2, at its Redlands headquarters. Positions are available in many business and support areas including Software Development, Information Technology, Finance and Accounting, Customer Service, Human Resources, Graphics, Marketing, and

Tuesday, January 29th, 2008

New Leica Cyclone II TOPO Software for Fast Mapping from Laser Scans

PR – Leica Geosystems, the market leader in laser scanning products, announces next-generation software for quickly creating accurate topographic maps from laser scan data. The new software, Leica Cyclone II TOPO, is intended for standard CAD techs and does not require specialized skills in 3D or laser scanning. Leica Geosystems’ High-Definition Surveying™ (HDS™) laser scanners

Tuesday, January 29th, 2008

ANTRIX Corporation Limited (India) and Euromap GmbH Expand Cooperation

PR – Euromap GmbH, a wholly owned subsidiary of GAF AG, and ANTRIX Corporation Limited of India announced today their new agreement to expand Euromap’s participation in the Indian Remote Sensing satellite program with the reception and distribution of high-resolution stereo imagery from the Cartosat-1 (IRS-P5) satellite.

Tuesday, January 29th, 2008

Baffin Island Ice Caps Shrink by 50 Percent

RED ORBIT – A new University of Colorado at Boulder study has shown that ice caps on the northern plateau of Baffin Island in the Canadian Arctic have shrunk by more than 50 percent in the last half century as a result of warming, and are expected to disappear by the middle of the century.