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Thursday, July 10th, 2008

Caribbean Representation Strong at URISA Conference

PR — URISA’s 4th Caribbean GIS Conference (August 25-29 on Grand Cayman) boasts speakers from across the region and the world. Caribbean projects, research and success stories will be well-represented with speakers from Aruba, the Bahamas, Barbados, Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Guyana, Jamaica, Montserrat, St Kitts, Trinidad, and the

Wednesday, July 9th, 2008

GeoDecisions Reinforces Quality Client Service with ESRI Enterprise License Agreement

PR — GeoDecisions, an information technology company specializing in geospatial solutions, has signed an enterprise license agreement (ELA) with ESRI. Through the ELA, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania-based GeoDecisions can leverage the analytic and data management capabilities of ArcGIS to better serve its clients.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2008

Myanmar’s Cyclone-Damaged Rice Production Regions Monitored with GIS

PR — Subsequent to Cyclone Nargis, a category 3 tropical storm that struck the low-lying and heavily populated coastline of Myanmar on May 2, 2008, the Foreign Agriculture Service (FAS) of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) began producing a series of geographic information system (GIS)-based maps of the damaged agricultural areas to accompany its commodity

Wednesday, July 9th, 2008

Sewall Hires Robert S. Berardo as Utilities Solutions Manager for Mid-Atlantic Region

PR — James W. Sewall Company is pleased to announce the hire of GIS consultant Robert S. Berardo as the company’s Solutions Manager for municipal and privately owned utilities in the Mid-Atlantic region. Mr. Berardo will drive the company’s business development in the utilities industry and provide GIS consulting services to Sewall industry clients in

Wednesday, July 9th, 2008

German Aerial Surveyor Acquires Second Intergraph® Digital Mapping Camera

PR — ILV-Fernerkundung, a leading provider of aerial surveying and remote sensing in Germany and throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), has acquired its second Intergraph® Z/I Imaging Digital Mapping Camera (DMC®) to meet increased demand for high resolution aerial imagery.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2008

ERDAS Announces a Free Webinar— ERDAS IMAGINE® 9.3…IMAGINE What’s Next!

PR — ERDAS IMAGINE is the industry’s leading and most complete collection of software tools designed to manipulate, process and understand imagery. This webinar will demonstrate how to more efficiently display, pan, zoom and edit vectors with ERDAS IMAGINE 9.3. Additionally, this webinar will also highlight Web Mapping Services (WMS) and Web Coverage Services (WCS)

Tuesday, July 8th, 2008

Autodesk and Bentley to Advance AEC Software Interoperability

PR — At a joint press conference, Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) and Bentley Systems, Incorporated, two of the leading providers of design and infrastructure software, today announced an agreement to expand interoperability between their portfolios of architectural, engineering, and construction (AEC) software.  Autodesk and Bentley will exchange software libraries, including Autodesk RealDWG, to improve the

Tuesday, July 8th, 2008

Autodesk Announces Salzburg, Austria, as First Pilot City of its Digital Cities Initiative

PR — Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) today announced it will be working with the city of Salzburg, Austria, as the first pilot city in Autodesk’s new Digital Cities initiative. The announcement was made with the Mayor of Salzburg at the AGIT 2008 conference in Salzburg.

Tuesday, July 8th, 2008

Intermap Technologies and G-VR Develop Models for Engineering and 3D Visualization Applications

PR — Intermap Technologies Corp. today announced an exclusive agreement with G-VR Limited, a London-based producer of three-dimensional digital models, to produce optimized triangulated irregular network (TIN) models created from Intermap’s digital terrain elevation data.

Tuesday, July 8th, 2008

GEO Issues Call for Participation in GEOSS Pilot

PR — The Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc. (OGC(R)) announced that a Call for Participation (CFP) in Phase 2 of the GEOSS (Global Earth Observation System of Systems) Architecture Implementation Pilot (AIP) has been issued by the GEO (Group on Earth Observations).