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Wednesday, April 16th, 2008

Economic and Social Council Focuses on Current Global Challenges

PR — In light of new global challenges such as the credit crisis, soaring commodity costs and global warming, the Economic and Social Council focused today on new strategies in the areas of trade and financing for development as it held its eleventh annual high-level meeting with the Bretton Woods institutions, the World Trade Organization

Wednesday, April 16th, 2008

Geographic Technologies Group Announces Release of GeoBlade AVL

PR — – Geographic Technologies Group, Inc. (GTG), a leading GIS solutions provider, is pleased to announce the release of GeoBlade AVL.  GeoBlade AVL is part of a family of “blades” incorporated into the GeoBlade toolset.  Blades are additional functionalities to the core viewer, specific to an agency’s departmental needs.

Wednesday, April 16th, 2008

Cities Sign Up for ESRI’s New Licensing Program

PR―Governments of cities or counties with 100,000 residents or less continue to enter the new ESRI Small Municipal and County Government Enterprise License Agreement (ELA) program to support their visions for strong, organization-wide geographic information systems (GIS). The City of Aspen/Pitkin County, Colorado; the City of Midland, Michigan; and the City of Albany, Oregon, are

Wednesday, April 16th, 2008

ERDAS Announces Free Webinar Highlighting What’s New in ERDAS IMAGINE 9.2

PR – ERDAS announces a new series of free webinars, beginning Thursday, April 24 at 12 p.m. and 9 p.m. EDT (GMT -4). The first webinar will highlight the new features included in ERDAS IMAGINE® 9.2.

Wednesday, April 16th, 2008

Safe Software Named “Cool Vendor” by Leading Analyst Firm

PR – Safe Software announced that Gartner, Inc., the world’s leading information technology research and advisory company, has named Safe Software in its “Cool Vendors in Data Management and Integration, 2008” report. The March 26, 2008 report was written by Ted Friedman, Andreas Bitterer and Donald Feinberg.

Tuesday, April 15th, 2008

Satellite Provides First Pictures of Regional CO2 Emissions

PR — The SCIAMACHY sensor aboard the European Space Agency’s Envisat environmental satellite has detected for the first time the regional distribution of carbon dioxide from manmade emissions. An elevated level of this form of CO2 was observed over Europe’s most populated area, the region between Amsterdam in the Netherlands and Frankfurt in Germany.

Tuesday, April 15th, 2008

Masternaut Three X Acquires Microsoft Gold Partner ICM Business Solutions

PR — Vehicle tracking and mobile solutions company Masternaut Three X has acquired ICM Business Solutions, a Microsoft Gold Partner and leading UK provider of Microsoft business application software.  Masternaut Three X supported a management buyout of the business from Phoenix IT Group plc.  The new business, which will be run by the previous management

Tuesday, April 15th, 2008

Balfour Beatty Keep Lights Bright with Real-time Mayrise System

PR — Balfour Beatty is boosting its services using advanced asset management software from Mayrise Systems to deliver three Private Finance Initiative (PFI) street lighting contracts. The three projects, with a combined value of £198 million, include the maintenance of more than 115,000 street lights and illuminated signs together with the installation of 63,000 new

Tuesday, April 15th, 2008

ERDAS at USFS Remote Sensing Conference

PR — ERDAS, Inc. announces its participation in the United State Forest Service (USFS) Remote Sensing Conference April 15-17, 2008 in Salt Lake City Utah at the Radisson Salt Lake Hotel.

Tuesday, April 15th, 2008

DigitalGlobe Files Registration Statement for Proposed Initial Public Offering

PR — DigitalGlobe, Inc. announced today that the company has filed a registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission relating to a proposed initial public offering of its common stock.