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Tuesday, August 12th, 2008

ERDAS Announces ERDAS TITAN 2009

PR – ERDAS announces the release of ERDAS TITAN 2009, providing more flexibility in the industry’s most unique online network for sharing data. ERDAS TITAN 2009 supports additional services and provides true interoperability to the leading geospatial solutions, including ERDAS IMAGINE®, ERDAS Image Web Server, ERDAS APOLLO and ArcGIS.

Tuesday, August 12th, 2008

GGP Helps East Ayrshire Council Deliver a Digital Future

PR – A specially developed address management solution from GGP Systems is helping the delivery of 21st Century Government in East Ayrshire. The NGz Gazetteer Management System is designed to manage the Council’s Corporate Address Gazetteer, providing advanced data maintenance tools, integrating with essential front office services and back office systems and linking the local

Tuesday, August 12th, 2008

Geoinformatics Announces Resignation of Chief Executive Officer

PR – Geoinformatics Exploration Inc. announced today with regret that Dr. Nicholas Archibald has tendered his resignation as Executive Vice-Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and a director of Geoinformatics due to personal and family reasons, effective immediately. Dr. Archibald will remain with the Company for a 90-day notice period in a consulting capacity.

Tuesday, August 12th, 2008

Vector1 Media partners with GIS Development for Map World Forum

PR – GIS Development is pleased to announce the Media Partnership with Vector1 Media for Map World Forum. GIS Development is a Global Geospatial Media company that organizes the biennial Mega Conference – Map World Forum that is considered a must-attend for geospatial professionals worldwide. The upcoming conference is scheduled for February 10 – 13,

Monday, August 11th, 2008

German Insurance Association (GDV) Awarded Innovation Prize

PR – The German Insurance Association (GDV) has been presented with the Special Achievement in GIS Award 2008, International Insurance Category, by the Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI). In so doing, the world market leader for GIS (geoinformation systems) has acknowledged the internationally unique concept of the GDV, represented by its ZÜRS Geo risk assessment

Monday, August 11th, 2008

Latvian State Forest Service Outfits Entire Mobile Workforce with MobileMapper CX

PR – The Latvian State Forest Service (SFS) has purchased 124 Magellan MobileMapper CX handheld GPS/GIS units.  SFS foresters will use the new units to locate forest and timber cutting boundaries.

Monday, August 11th, 2008

City of Göteborg Chooses FME Server to Power Efficient Spatial Data Exchange

PR — Safe Software, the leaders in spatial ETL (extract, transform and load) announced today that the City of Göteborg, the second-largest city in Sweden, has chosen FME Server to power the exchange of its geospatial data throughout its various departments. The project is part of an initiative in which the City and its surrounding

Monday, August 11th, 2008

Coalition of Geospatial Organizations Becomes Official

PR — The Coalition of Geospatial Organizations (COGO) came into official being on August 4, 2008. Representatives of the eleven founding member organizations met at the ESRI Users’ Conference in San Diego and voted unanimously to approve a set of Rules of Operation and Procedure that brought COGO into existence. Several attended via conference call

Monday, August 11th, 2008

GE Unit Partners with Leading Wind Farm Developer in $381 Million Project

PR – GE Energy Financial Services, a unit of GE, announced today it is partnering with ACCIONA, a world leader in wind farm development, and is investing $141 million in the Tatanka Wind Farm on the North Dakota-South Dakota border. The transaction represents the GE unit’s first wind equity investment in the Dakotas and the

Monday, August 11th, 2008

Khronos Releases OpenGL 3.0 Specifications

PR – The Khronos™ Group announced today it has released the OpenGL® 3.0 specification with strong industry support to bring significant new functionality to the open, cross-platform standard for 3D graphics acceleration. OpenGL 3.0 includes GLSL™ 1.30, a new version of the OpenGL shading language, and provides comprehensive access to the functionality of the latest