Wednesday, May 25th, 2016
AUSTRALIA — Open Spatial today announced the introduction of “touch” capability in enlighten 3.3—its powerful browser-based mapping application and corporate geo-portal. Working intuitively on all form factors including desktops, tablets and smart phones, users can now easily use pinch zoom gestures directly on the map and panels to make selections and execute functions. In addition,
Tuesday, February 24th, 2015
Feb. 22, 2015—After many years of development the new stable major release GRASS GIS 7.0.0 is available. The graphical user interface based on wxPython has been enriched with many new features in order to make complex GIS operations available as simple as possible. The old Tcl/Tk based GUI has been dropped. The developers added important new functionality
Tuesday, October 14th, 2014
DUSSELDORF, Germany, Oct. 13, 2014 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux and collaborative development, today announced the founding of the Dronecode Project. The Project will bring together existing open source drone projects and assets under a nonprofit structure governed by The Linux Foundation. The result will be a
Monday, October 13th, 2014
ROME, Oct. 10, 2014—FAO has launched free software tools that it hopes will improve the way many developing nations monitor the state of their forests to tackle deforestation and climate change. The tools are designed to assist countries through the entire lifecycle of a forest inventory – from assessment, design and field data collection to analysis and reporting.
Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014
Boundless, the leading provider of open source geospatial software and services, is pleased to announced a new professional services offering. The Migration Assessment professional services package is designed to help companies make the transition to open source solutions.
Thursday, June 26th, 2014
Boundless, the leading provider of open source geospatial software and services, today released OpenGeo Suite 4.1, the newest version of its powerful enterprise geospatial software platform.
Tuesday, June 24th, 2014
Boundless, the leading provider of open source geospatial software and services, is expanding its partnership with MongoDB, Inc. to include support for MongoDB in OpenGeo Suite. The integration will allow enterprise customers to have mores choices for databases to power their geo-enabled applications. Boundless already uses MongoDB to power hosted services such as Mapmeter, which
Tuesday, February 5th, 2013
The Eclipse Foundation has launched a new initiative to support user driven development of location aware systems. The new LocationTech working group will allow companies to jointly develop and deploy components that bring location awareness to Enterprise IT.
Friday, December 7th, 2012
FedGeo Day will showcase open source geospatial tools and look at how they can be used in the government to improve services, increase efficiency, and bring cost savings. The one day conference will be held on February 28, 2013 at the Woolly Mammoth Theatre in Washington, DC. FedGeo Day will explore how modern open source applications
Thursday, November 8th, 2012
The leading global free and open-source geospatial conference has today announced sponsorship opportunities for the 2013 conference to be held in Nottingham, UK, in September of next year.