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Tuesday, August 12th, 2008

Bentley’s Forthcoming MicroStation Release to Incorporate Luxology’s Photorealistic Rendering Engine

PR – Bentley Systems, Incorporated today announced that it has entered into a technology agreement with Luxology LLC – maker of the modo 3D software widely used by video professionals and graphic artists. Through this agreement, Bentley will license Luxology’s super-fast, photorealistic rendering engine for inclusion in its forthcoming release of MicroStation. Though the Luxology

Tuesday, August 12th, 2008

China Relief and Recovery Efforts Enhanced Using GIS

PR – ESRI and ESRI China (Beijing) Limited are supplying geographic information system (GIS) software, staffing, and resources to assist in the relief and recovery efforts taking place in the Sichuan province of China, where an 8.0-magnitude earthquake occurred on May 12, causing the country’s worst natural disaster in 30 years. ESRI is working closely

Tuesday, August 12th, 2008

Canada –U.S. to Jointly Survey Arctic Seafloor

PR – The Honourable Gary Lunn, Minister of Natural Resources, today announced that Canada and the United States will team up to conduct a joint survey of the undersea continental shelf in the western Arctic this fall. This joint research is another important step in mapping the polar continental shelf in the High Arctic, announced

Tuesday, August 12th, 2008

PCI Geomatics Appoints New Global Sales Director

PR – PCI Geomatics, a world leading developer of software and solutions for geospatial imaging applications, has announced the appointment of Allan Place as Global Sales Director.  Mr. Place will be responsible for PCI Geomatics’ direct sales, as well as the company’s international reseller channel.

Tuesday, August 12th, 2008

Interoperability Key to Quality and Efficiency for BE Award Winner Port of Long Beach

PR – The Port of Long Beach is a department within the city of Long Beach, Calif. The economic impact of the port affects not only the city, but also the entire United States. To improve the quality, efficiency, and accessibility of engineering data as well as ensure the interoperability with GIS, the Port of

Tuesday, August 12th, 2008

Autodesk Announces 10-Year Anniversary Release of Maya Software

PR – At SIGGRAPH 2008, Autodesk, Inc. announced Autodesk Maya 2009 3D animation and visual effects software, in celebration of the software’s 10-year anniversary. Maya 2009 includes a host of advancements in modeling, animation, rendering and effects that maximize productivity, optimize workflows, and provide new creative possibilities. Maya 2009 will be showcased at the Autodesk

Tuesday, August 12th, 2008

ERDAS Announces ERDAS TITAN 2009

PR – ERDAS announces the release of ERDAS TITAN 2009, providing more flexibility in the industry’s most unique online network for sharing data. ERDAS TITAN 2009 supports additional services and provides true interoperability to the leading geospatial solutions, including ERDAS IMAGINE®, ERDAS Image Web Server, ERDAS APOLLO and ArcGIS.

Tuesday, August 12th, 2008

GGP Helps East Ayrshire Council Deliver a Digital Future

PR – A specially developed address management solution from GGP Systems is helping the delivery of 21st Century Government in East Ayrshire. The NGz Gazetteer Management System is designed to manage the Council’s Corporate Address Gazetteer, providing advanced data maintenance tools, integrating with essential front office services and back office systems and linking the local

Tuesday, August 12th, 2008

Geoinformatics Announces Resignation of Chief Executive Officer

PR – Geoinformatics Exploration Inc. announced today with regret that Dr. Nicholas Archibald has tendered his resignation as Executive Vice-Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and a director of Geoinformatics due to personal and family reasons, effective immediately. Dr. Archibald will remain with the Company for a 90-day notice period in a consulting capacity.

Tuesday, August 12th, 2008

Vector1 Media partners with GIS Development for Map World Forum

PR – GIS Development is pleased to announce the Media Partnership with Vector1 Media for Map World Forum. GIS Development is a Global Geospatial Media company that organizes the biennial Mega Conference – Map World Forum that is considered a must-attend for geospatial professionals worldwide. The upcoming conference is scheduled for February 10 – 13,