Quantcast
NASA Picks Top Earth Data Challenge Ideas Opens Call For

NASA Picks Top Earth Data Challenge Ideas, Opens Call For Climate Apps

Sarah Ramsey and Steve Cole, NASA Headquarters NASA has selected four ideas from the public for innovative uses of climate projections and Earth-observing satellite data. The agency also has announced a follow-on challenge with awards of...

Latest Geographic information system Stories

2014-08-27 23:16:11

The API integration between InfoSnap and New Albany’s SIS, InformationNOW (iNOW) by STI, provides this district with real-time data delivery. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 The families of more than 11,500 students enrolled at New Albany-Floyd CCSD (IN) manually filled out forms for student registration every year. Once papers were collected, it would take New Albany’s staff up to a month to update student data. To eliminate this costly and error prone process, the district...

2014-08-26 23:12:33

"Compressed Data Workflow in a GIS Environment” Held on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 Seattle, WA (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 LizardTech®, a provider of software solutions for managing and distributing geospatial content, will exhibit at the upcoming GeCo in the Rockies Conference in Grand Junction, Colo. The conference will take place in September and will include a special LizardTech workshop. The workshop, titled “Compressed Data Workflow in a GIS Environment,” will be held...

2014-08-25 08:30:58

Solutions Company to Provide Mapping Production Services RESTON, Va., Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), a national security, health and engineering solutions company was awarded a prime contract by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) to provide mapping production services. The single-award indefinite-delivery requirements contract has a one-year base period of performance, two one-year options and a total contract value of $20 million if the options are...

2014-08-23 23:02:56

Global GIS Market in the Military Sector 2014-2018 and Global Directed Energy Weapons Market 2014-2018 are new research reports added to ReportsnReports.com store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) August 23, 2014 An increase in R&D is one of the major trends emerging in this market. Increasing demand for advanced military weapons is driving research and development activities in the market. Analysts forecast the Global Directed Energy Weapons market to grow at a CAGR of 23.16 percent over the...

2014-08-22 12:21:14

WASHINGTON, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA has selected four ideas from the public for innovative uses of climate projections and Earth-observing satellite data. The agency also has announced a follow-on challenge with awards of $50,000 to build climate applications based on OpenNEX data on the Amazon cloud computing platform. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO Both challenges use the Open NASA Earth Exchange, or OpenNEX, a data, cloud computing,...

2014-08-19 23:05:14

Partnership with Apex Software Helps Users Enhance Appraisal Workflows NORCROSS, Ga. (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 Hexagon Geospatial announces its new partnership with Apex Software, the leader in Sketching Software development for the government property appraisal market, to help streamline property appraisal workflows with the latest technology and geospatial information. Hexagon Geospatial offers Geospatial Appraisal, which integrates GeoMedia Smart Client with APEX Sketch, allowing...

2014-08-15 16:20:59

OGDEN, Utah, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tempus Global Data, Inc. today announced that it has successfully entered into an agreement with Logistic Specialties, Inc. (LSI) to sell weather data to the United States Government. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. The agreement has been signed by Alan Hall, Chairman and CEO of Tempus Global Data, and Sean Slatter, CEO of LSI, headquartered in Layton, Utah. According to Hall, Tempus has identified U.S. Government...

2014-08-04 23:05:35

Hexagon Geospatial’s full-line of solutions to be sold throughout the Caribbean. Norcross, GA (PRWEB) August 04, 2014 Hexagon Geospatial announces its new partnership with GeoOrbis to distribute the company’s full line of solutions in the English-speaking basin of the Caribbean. Headquartered in Barbados, GeoOrbis is a GIS consulting firm offering geospatial project management, application development, and base mapping to organizations throughout the Caribbean. The distributor will...

2014-07-29 12:23:38

HAMILTON, Ontario, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Robert Novembri, former NERC Senior Investigator and utility vegetation management expert, has concluded that GeoDigital's Precision Corridor Management (PCM) solution, a program that delivers highly accurate LiDAR and imagery data through easy-to-use software, supports compliance with the requirements set forth in NERC's transmission vegetation management standard, FAC-003-3. Mr. Novembri performed an in-depth review in which he...

2014-07-23 23:26:13

Maintenance Assistant Inc, a global leader in cloud-based Computerized Maintenance Management Software (CMMS), announces another solid quarter with business up 50% over the same quarter last year. The Company will continue to deepen its partner enablement model through a rich suite of technologies that will bring cutting-edge solutions to OEMs and their customers. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Maintenance Assistant Inc, a global leader in cloud-based Computerized Maintenance...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
Related