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Tuesday, April 7th, 2009

Oldham Council Develops New Citizen-facing Web-based Mapping Tool

Digital mapping and geographic information systems (GIS) software developer Cadcorp has announced that Oldham Council has developed a web-based digital mapping tool for use by its citizens to enable them to keep track of regeneration activity in their neighbourhood. The system has been developed by the council, in conjunction with Cadcorp, using Cadcorp SIS –

Monday, April 6th, 2009

INRIX Delivers Real-Time Access to 10,000 Traffic Cameras

INRIX®, the leading provider of traffic information, today announced immediate availability of the largest, most accurate and most advanced database of fully geo-coded traffic cameras available. INRIX is now the exclusive commercial licensor of traffic camera information from Vizzion, a leading developer of traffic camera data services. INRIX Connected Services now delivers real-time access to

Monday, April 6th, 2009

ASAP Awards Autodesk and Citrix 2009 Alliance Excellence Award

Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) a leader in 2D and 3D design and engineering software, and Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CTXS), the global leader in application delivery infrastructure, today announced they were awarded the 2009 Emerging Alliance Excellence Award by the Association of Strategic Alliance Professionals (ASAP). The Emerging Alliance Excellence Awards recognize and celebrate best

Monday, April 6th, 2009

URISA’s Student Paper Competition Deadline

The deadline to participate in URISA’s Student Paper Competition is rapidly approaching (May 1, 2009).  The competition is open to all eligible students but particularly those interested in careers using GIS, information technology, geospatial technology, planning and/or community development.

Monday, April 6th, 2009

Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson to Open GeoTec 2009 on June 2

GeoTec Media announced today that its 23rd annual GeoTec Event will be held June 1-4, 2009, at the Vancouver Convention and Exhibition Center (VCEC) in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Conference programming and exhibition details are now online. Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson will open the event on June 2 at 8:30. Mayor Robertson is a visionary

Monday, April 6th, 2009

ERDAS Releases New Versions of Products

ERDAS Inc. announces the release of ERDAS Software 2009, Version 9.3.2, featuring the complete portfolio of Geospatial Business Systems for authoring, managing, connecting and delivering information. This includes new releases of ERDAS IMAGINE®, LPS, ERDAS ER Mapper, ERDAS Extensions for ArcGIS, ERDAS APOLLO and ERDAS Image Web Server.

Monday, April 6th, 2009

Intergraph® to Present on Improving Smart Grid Operations

The increased demands of monitoring and controlling a Smart Grid – and ultimately realizing increased safety, efficiency and performance – will be the presentation topic by Smart Grid solutions provider Intergraph® at the Smart Grid RoadShow industry conference in Denver, CO on April 6-7, 2009.

Monday, April 6th, 2009

Cadcorp Hosts Housing Association Seminar

Digital mapping and geographic information systems (GIS) software developer, Cadcorp, recently hosted a meeting dedicated to supporting GIS users in housing associations.

Monday, April 6th, 2009

AGI – Location Council – Response to Comments Received on the UK Location Strategy

AGI was one of the ten respondents to the recent request for comment following the publication of the UK Location Strategy by the GI Panel in Novemeber 2008.

Sunday, April 5th, 2009

New USGS Study Documents Rapid Disappearance of Antarctica’s Ice Shelves

Antarctica’s glaciers are melting more rapidly than previously known because of climate change, according to a new U.S. Geological Survey report prepared in close collaboration with the British Antarctic Survey.