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Wednesday, March 12th, 2008

GIS, Mapping, and Spatial Developers to Gather at Summit

PR—ESRI, the world leader in geographic information system (GIS) technology, invites software developers from around the world to participate in the 2008 ESRI Developer Summit, held March 17–20, 2008, at the Wyndham Hotel and Palm Springs Convention Center in California. With more than 1,200 developers expected, attendees will benefit from the opportunity to network with other

Wednesday, March 12th, 2008

New ESRI Development Center Program Established for Universities

PR—ESRI has created a unique program for universities, designating particular departments in colleges nationwide as ESRI Development Centers (EDCs). This special status gives a qualifying department’s professors and students the ability to apply their area of expertise in the development of ESRI’s geographic information system (GIS) technology. This recognition will be given to university departments that

Wednesday, March 12th, 2008

ESRI Business Analyst Online Now Includes New Data for Creating More Detailed Analyses

PR—New datasets added to Business Analyst Online, ESRI’s Web-based business analysis tool, enable professionals in commercial real estate, retail, economic development, urban planning, and public safety organizations to conduct even more comprehensive market analyses with data reports and imagery.

Wednesday, March 12th, 2008

Topcon Image Master Modeler Software Captures ‘Reality’ in the Field

PR — The new Topcon Image Master Modeler Software from Topcon Positioning Systems (TPS) allows users to generate 3D models quickly from digital images. Models can be used for measuring, mapping, ortho images, and interpretation in a wide variety of applications.

Wednesday, March 12th, 2008

Autodesk Launches New Solutions for Building Information Modelling

PR – At its World Press Days event, Autodesk announced updates to its comprehensive software solutions for building information modelling (BIM) including Revit Architecture, Revit Structure, Revit MEP, AutoCAD Civil 3D, and Autodesk NavisWorks.  BIM is an integrated workflow built on co-ordinated, reliable information about a project from design through construction and into operations. By

Wednesday, March 12th, 2008

WhiteStar Introduces ArcGIS Server Line of Enterprise Mapping Products

PR – WhiteStar Corp. has introduced a new line of Enterprise ArcGIS Server databases developed from the popular WhiteStar ‘Unlimited Access’ mapping products. Each of the new Enterprise products contains a seamless nationwide database of accurate and up-to-date map data that can be accessed via the web on ESRI ArcGIS Server for applications in the

Wednesday, March 12th, 2008

Bluesky Photomap Powers Council Services in Northampton

PR – Northampton Borough Council is using highly detailed 10cm aerial photography from Bluesky to boost the provision of council services across the entire organisation. The 2007 aerial survey images are facilitating service delivery in virtually every department, from the reporting of Abandoned Vehicles to the creation of Zones as part of the authorities planning,

Wednesday, March 12th, 2008

Leica Geosystems Geospatial Imaging Releases Image Web Server 8.5

PR – Leica Geosystems Geospatial Imaging announces the release of Image Web Server (IWS) 8.5. Previously an ER Mapper product, IWS is a high-speed, specialized server application that efficiently distributes large volumes of geospatial image data. IWS solves the infrastructure congestion problems associated with deploying large amounts of image data, empowering users to quickly access

Wednesday, March 12th, 2008

Map World Forum Announcement

After the tremendous success of the first Map World Forum held in Hyderabad in January 2007, GIS Development, is pleased to announce the dates of the second Map World Forum, scheduled to be held  from February 10-13, 2009 at Hyderabad International Convention Centre, Hyderabad, India.

Wednesday, March 12th, 2008

Masternaut Three X Signs European Deal with Microsoft Virtual Earth

PR – Masternaut Three X, the UK’s leading provider of web-based vehicle tracking and mobile workforce solutions, has signed a new three-year contract with Microsoft EMEA.  The contract covers the use of Microsoft’s innovative online mapping platform, Virtual Earth, within Masternaut Three X’s Internet based telematics service and is an extension to an ongoing relationship