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Wednesday, June 3rd, 2009

NASA Selects Capturx Software for Digital Pens to Streamline Facilities Management for the Langley

In today’s economy, every organization including NASA is looking for ways to improve employee productivity and efficiency. Adapx  today announced that NASA has selected Capturx™ for ArcGIS to significantly streamline data collection for campus facilities at its Langley Research Center in Hampton, VA. NASA joins more than 500 organizations that are using Capturx software for

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2009

NAVTEQ Powers Daimler Trucks’ RunSmart Predictive Cruise Solution

NAVTEQ announced that Daimler Trucks North America LLC, a top medium- and heavy-duty truck manufacturer, has selected the NAVTEQ map to power the new RunSmart Predictive Cruise solution for its Cascadia™ line of vehicles. This innovative application will utilize the NAVTEQ map of the U.S. which includes attributes collected by NAVTEQ’s geographic analysts that enable

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2009

OGC Calls for Sponsors for Major Interoperability Testbed

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) has issued a call for sponsors of the OGC Web Services, Phase 7 (OWS-7) Testbed. OGC also seeks to establish alliances with standards bodies having technology relevant to this initiative.

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2009

Government of Azerbaijan Using LPS in Real Estate Project

The government of Azerbaijan has selected LPS to generate digital orthophotos for the country’s Real Estate Registration Project. The World Bank is providing financial support for the project.

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2009

Dynamic Geocoding and Routing Services Now Available through ArcGIS Online

ArcGIS Server and ArcGIS Desktop users can now complement their GIS projects with geocoding, place-finding, and routing capabilities. Composed of World Geocoding and World Routing, these new professional ArcGIS Online location services use the most current and detailed Tele Atlas reference data and are hosted and maintained by ESRI.

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2009

Topcon GRS-1 and GeoAge FASTXchange

Topcon has partnered with GeoAge to create a real-time, field-to-office data exchange for GIS.  Combining the new hand-held GRS-1 with GeoAge’s FASTXchange server, users can connect to a server, download data forms and upload information, including photos, from the field.   No additional hardware is required.

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2009

Topcon Receivers Track New L5 Signal

Topcon Positioning Systems (TPS) engineers have successfully tracked the new L5 signal transmitted from a U.S.-based GPS satellite.

Monday, June 1st, 2009

DS SolidWorks Education Edition 2009 Expands Access To Advanced CAD Functionality

Dassault Systèmes SolidWorks Corp. (DS SolidWorks) today announced a new version of its SolidWorksâ Education Edition 3D CAD software that features a 65 percent performance boost and new resources that help educators use the software as an effective tool for teaching math, science, and technical concepts.

Monday, June 1st, 2009

Support Ground Segment Development for Next Generation GOES-R Weather Satellite System

Atmospheric and Environmental Research, Inc. (AER), is a key member of a team led by Harris Corporation to develop the ground segment for the next generation geosynchronous meteorological satellite system for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). On May 27th the Harris-led team was awarded the 10-year, potential $736 million contract to provide a

Monday, June 1st, 2009

Topocad International Training Week!

On June 23-26 we arrange an International training week for Topocad users – Topocad version 11 of course! The first two days is survey package training and last two days Design training.