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2013-10-15 23:33:21

American Sentinel University GIS program chair Stephen McElroy was awarded the Sloan-C Online Teaching Certificate – Specialization in Online Management acknowledging Dr. McElroy as a progressive online GIS educator who has mastered Sloan-C’s best practices in online education. Learn more about American Sentinel University’s GIS degrees at http://www.americansentinel.edu/information-technology/b-s-geographic-information-systems. Aurora, CO (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 American Sentinel...

2013-10-14 23:20:24

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Global GIS Market in the Natural Resource Industry 2012-2016. London (PRWEB) October 14, 2013 TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global GIS market in the Natural Resource industry to grow at a CAGR of 9.34 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing demand from process industries The Global GIS market in the Natural Resource industry has also been witnessing...

2013-10-02 23:27:14

Combined visualization and geoprocessing capabilities from GeoNexus Technologies’ GeoWorx Software with Oracle Utilities Work and Asset Management delivers a fully integrated geospatial enterprise solution. Ann Arbor, Michigan (PRWEB) October 02, 2013 The Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC) has selected GeoNexus Technologies under a enterprise-wide licensing agreement to deliver and implement the GeoWorx® product suite, in support of the utility’s Geographic...

Predictive Policing: Authorities Prevent Crime Using Algorithms
2013-10-01 15:19:58

[ Watch the Video: Fighting Crime Hollywood Style ] Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online It may sound like the stuff of science fiction, but authorities are starting to adopt computer programs running algorithms to establish crime maps, and even determine where crimes could happen, before they happen. PredPol, a computer program developed to predict crime in real time, is currently deployed across parts of metropolitan London, and has reduced crime rates. The tool aims...

2013-09-30 23:43:16

American Sentinel University will be a featured participant and key sponsor at the upcoming GIS in the Rockies 2013 – Local to Global: Geospatial on the Move Conference Oct. 9-10 at The Cable Center in Denver, Colo. Stephen McElroy, GIS chair for American Sentinel will discuss how to develop an enterprise geospatial strategy roadmap for the workplace in his presentation ‘Teaching Enterprise GIS: From Theory to Practice,’ Oct. 9 at 2 p.m. MST. Aurora, CO (PRWEB) September 30, 2013...

2013-09-24 23:35:34

UMBC’s Graduate Programs in Geographic Information Systems invites the community to attend a webinar presented by Ron Wilson from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development—“Using Near Repeat Analysis for Measuring Urban and Housing Problems: Two Examples to Address Government-related Problems.” Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) September 24, 2013 UMBC’s Geographic Information Systems Graduate Program will hold a webinar on Tuesday, October 15, 2013 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. ET....

2013-09-20 23:21:37

American Sentinel University’s new e-book, ‘Five Steps to Build Your GIS Career,’ offers insight about why it’s so important for geographic information systems (GIS) students to develop their professional credentials through five key steps to ensure their success in this field. Download the free e-book at http://www.americansentinel.edu/blog/2013/09/03/five-steps-to-build-your-career/. Aurora, CO (PRWEB) September 20, 2013 Building a successful career in geographic information...

2013-09-17 12:32:36

New Name Reflects Limitless Opportunities for Open Source Geospatial Software NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OpenGeo, the long time leader in open source geospatial software, has changed its name to Boundless, creating a new corporate brand to better reflect the growing range of platforms, applications, and services the company develops and sells. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130917/NY81005LOGO) The new name marks a push by Boundless into new technologies,...

2013-08-23 08:20:45

Hart's Actions in Fraud Suit Could Bring California Supreme Court Ruling to Texas MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Texas, Aug. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Supreme Court ruled recently that GIS Data is public and not subject to the protections enjoyed by Software. (Sierra Club v Orange County Case No. S194708) Hart Energy was recently sued for Fraud, among other things, in a case brought by American Energy Mapping (Montgomery County Texas 410 District Court Case No. 13-05-04872)....

2013-08-12 08:32:34

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