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Tuesday, April 15th, 2008

Global Warming Solutions and Solar Wind Provide Update on Joint Testing

PR – Global Warming Solutions, Inc.a developer of technologies aimed at mitigating the effects of global warming – today provided an update on the progress of its joint testing with Solar Wind, Ltd.

Monday, April 14th, 2008

OGC Approves KML as Open Standard

PR — The members of the Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc. (OGC) today announced the approval of the OpenGIS® KML Encoding Standard (OGC KML), marking KML’s transition into an open standard which will be maintained by the OGC. Developers will now have a standard approach for using KML to code and share visual geographic content in

Monday, April 14th, 2008

Contract Signed for ESA’s Sentinel-3 Earth Observation Satellite

PR — The European Space Agency and Thales Alenia Space today signed a €305 million contract to provide the first Sentinel-3 earth observation satellite, devoted to oceanography and land-vegetation monitoring, as part of the European GMES programme. As prime contractor, Thales Alenia Space is responsible for the satellite’s design, development and integration.  

Monday, April 14th, 2008

Royal & SunAlliance Present on the Location Intelligence Advantage

PR — Pitney Bowes MapInfo and Pitney Bowes Group 1 Software, the leading providers of location intelligence and Customer Communication Management solutions, today announce the presentation highlights of the dedicated insurance industry stream at Interact 08, taking place on 29-30 April 2008 at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole.

Monday, April 14th, 2008

Contract signed for ESA’s Sentinel-3 Earth Observation Satellite

PR – The European Space Agency and Thales Alenia Space today signed a €305 million contract to provide the first Sentinel-3 earth observation satellite, devoted to oceanography and land-vegetation monitoring, as part of the European GMES programme. As prime contractor, Thales Alenia Space is responsible for the satellite’s design, development and integration.

Monday, April 14th, 2008

Dotted Eyes to Develop a Community Safety Website for Buckinghamshire Community Safety Partnership

PR – An innovative website to store and map countywide community safety information is in development.

Monday, April 14th, 2008

ERDAS IMAGINE 9.2 Application Products and License Servers Support Microsoft Windows Vista

PR – ERDAS, Inc. announces the full support of the Microsoft Windows Vista operating system in ERDAS IMAGINE 9.2. Microsoft Windows Vista is fully supported throughout the entire ERDAS IMAGINE suite of software products, including IMAGINE AutoSync, IMAGINE DeltaCue and IMAGINE InSAR. This includes support for Microsoft Windows Vista Business, Enterprise and Ultimate for application

Monday, April 14th, 2008

New Member of Staff for STAR-APIC

PR – Following a highly successful year in 2007, STAR-APIC UK has appointed Stuart Miller as Commercial Manager to further develop new business and markets.

Friday, April 11th, 2008

ArcGIS Server Code Challenge Winners Revealed at 2008 ESRI Developer Summit

PR — The winners of the ArcGIS Server Code Challenge were announced at the 2008 ESRI Developer Summit in Palm Springs, California, on March 19. Developers were invited to post their original code samples to the ArcGIS Server Code Challenge blog so that the code could be reviewed by peers in the ESRI developer community.

Friday, April 11th, 2008

Bluesky Aerial Photoprint Aids Conservation of Oxfordshire Countryside

PR – Aerial survey specialist Bluesky has created a giant photographic print to help people understand the main issues facing the future of the South Oxfordshire landscape.  This is part of the Northmoor Trust’s new Project Timescape education and visitor centre, based near Oxford.  Showing 126 sq km of South Oxfordshire from the air, the