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Sunday, September 30th, 2007

Mira Geoscience and Visual Technology Services Announce Agreement

Mira Geoscience, a leading provider of solutions for the Mining Industry, will provide its clients use of 3D PDF documents to reduce uncertainty and risk when communicating complex earth models. Mira intends to provide a new pathway for viewing models using PDF3D, giving its application users enhanced and innovative workflow methods to collaborate among technical

Saturday, September 29th, 2007

Satellite Images May Show Myanmar Abuses

AP–Satellite photos showing the disappearance of villages and a buildup of army camps offer what researchers say is potential evidence of human rights abuses in Myanmar, the scene of bloody anti-government protests that have drawn tens of thousands of demonstrators. Read More

Saturday, September 29th, 2007

New Night Vision Road System

Researchers at the University of Granada (UGR), Spain, have developed a microchip that improves night vision for drivers. The system complements the illumination of the car and will alert drivers to obstacles on the road, the scientists explain. The device was invented in the framework of the EU-funded DRIVSCO (Learning to emulate perception action cycles

Friday, September 28th, 2007

Data reception and processing infrastructure in Russia for Indian satellites

SCANEX R&D Center announced the start of stereo images reception from Indian IRS-P5 Cartosat-1 satellite by its own stations in Russia. Under the license agreement, signed between SCANEX and ANTRIX, the first stereo pairs of the Russian territory were successfully acquired from the CartoSat-1 satellite at UniSCan ground station, installed in Samara. The received images

Friday, September 28th, 2007

Autodesk Collaborates with UNEP on Sustainable Design

Autodesk, Inc. will hold a two-day executive forum on October 4-5 in conjunction with the Melting Ice: A Hot Topic — Envisioning Change art exhibit, hosted by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the Natural World Museum (NWM) at the BOZAR Centre for Fine Arts in Brussels, Belgium. The forum will bring business, technology and

Friday, September 28th, 2007

MWH Soft Ships InfoWater Executive Suite

In its ongoing quest to equip the global water industry with the world’s most powerful and comprehensive geospatial infrastructure modeling and design solutions, MWH Soft, a leading global provider of environmental and water resources applications software, today announced the worldwide availability of the new InfoWater Executive Suite for power ArcGIS (ESRI, Redlands, CA) users. It’s

Friday, September 28th, 2007

Information Builders Enters Worldwide OEM Agreement With ESRI

Information Builders, the leader in production business intelligence (BI) systems, today announced that it has reached a worldwide OEM agreement with ESRI. Information Builders will now bundle ESRI ArcGIS Server along with its WebFOCUS business intelligence and iWay Software integration solutions. ArcGIS Server 9.2 extends the robust reporting capabilities of its BI solution through the

Friday, September 28th, 2007

Trimble Introduces New Solutions for Survey and Engineering Applications,

Trimble today introduced new and enhanced surveying products as part of its Connected Site model—the new Trimble S8 Total Station and Trimble 4D Control Software for engineering and monitoring applications; advances in Spatial Imaging with the next-generation Trimble GX 3D Scanner and enhanced field and office software that works with the Trimble VX Spatial Station;

Friday, September 28th, 2007

ESRI Joins Digital Quest, Inc., and SkillsUSA to Honor Student’s Excellence in GIS

More than 5,000 students from high schools and colleges throughout the United States competed in the 43rd Annual SkillsUSA Championships in Kansas City, Missouri, June 26, 2007. June Garneau of Berlin, New Hampshire, earned a gold medal in the Postsecondary Geospatial Technology Challenge, receiving ESRI’s ArcView software and extensions (valued at $10,000) and a $1,000

Friday, September 28th, 2007

Center for Public Safety Excellence and ESRI Form Strategic Relationship to Support Fire Service

The Center for Public Safety Excellence (CPSE) and ESRI, the world leader in geographic information system (GIS) software, have entered into a strategic relationship to facilitate broader adoption of GIS technology to support all aspects of fire service. The CPSE-ESRI relationship will assist decision makers across the emergency services spectrum by improving access to critical spatial