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2011-11-29 18:30:00

The Center is working with Timmons Group to develop a pilot project which will produce SENTINEL, a situational awareness web viewer that allows staff to view local computer aided dispatch (CAD) calls in context with other state and federal data feeds. The SENTINEL application will be built on the Timmons Group VizOpâs framework for emergency management situational awareness. Richmond, VA (PRWEB) November 29, 2011 Timmons Group, a leader in geospatial consulting and application...

2011-11-28 14:02:00

REDLANDS, Calif., Nov. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With the opening of its latest office in Dubai, Esri continues to expand its international network of offices and distributorships, further demonstrating its commitment to supporting the user community. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110425/LA88950LOGO) The primary focus of the Dubai office, which is responsible for the first Esri ArcGIS Technology Hub outside the United States, is to help the distributor network further...

2011-11-21 11:27:00

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Nov. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Intergraph® has unveiled a best-of-breed spatial data infrastructure (SDI) utilizing ERDAS' data management technologies. This includes uniting its proven GeoMedia® SDI suite with the superior data management capabilities of ERDAS APOLLO. Addressing the demand for geospatial information and services among GIS and non-GIS users, the combined package delivers a geospatial management platform that...

2011-11-16 08:00:00

Sessions will be presented by Esriâs top technical executives and their development partners - Woolpert, Inc., PenBay Solutions, and Spatial Systems Associates, Inc. Centerville, MA (PRWEB) November 16, 2011 Esri, widely recognized as the technical and market leader in GIS (geographic information systems) software, is presenting new technology user sessions at Ecobuild®America, Washington, D.C. December 5-9, 2011. The Tech User Sessions are matchless opportunities for...

2011-11-15 10:57:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The public can learn more about computer-based mapping applications known as "geospatial information systems" at GIS Day, hosted by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and Harrisburg Area Community College on Wednesday, Nov. 16. The free event will take place from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. at HACC's Midtown II site, 1500 N. Third St., Harrisburg. Free parking is available off Reily Street, between Third and Fourth streets. Governor...

2011-11-07 08:00:00

The health care industry is using GIS to save lives and American Sentinel University has identified four ways GIS is improving the health care industry and why the need for GIS professionals will be even greater as organizations harness the data integration and spatial visualization power of GIS. Learn more about American Sentinel Universityâs GIS degrees at http://www.americansentinel.edu/online-degree/bachelor-degree-online/bachelor-gis-degree.php AURORA, Colo. (PRWEB) November...

2011-11-01 14:37:00

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Nov. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Czech Office for Surveying, Mapping and Cadastre (COSMC) launched a new version of its Geoportal system http://geoportal.cuzk.cz using Intergraph's GeoMedia SDI suite. By doing so, the Office becomes one of the first national mapping agencies to fulfill its obligations arising from the INSPIRE Directive of European Parliament. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081211/DECLOGO ) Through Geoportal, COSMC now publishes 165,000...

2011-10-17 13:41:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA and Japan released a significantly improved version of the most complete digital topographic map of Earth on Monday, produced with detailed measurements from NASA's Terra spacecraft. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The map, known as a global digital elevation model, was created from images collected by the Japanese Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer, or ASTER, instrument...

Image 1 - Terra And ASTER Provide Improved Topographic Earth Map
2011-10-17 14:34:29

NASA and Japan released a significantly improved version of the most complete digital topographic map of Earth on Monday, produced with detailed measurements from NASA's Terra spacecraft. The map, known as a global digital elevation model, was created from images collected by the Japanese Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer, or ASTER, instrument aboard Terra. So-called stereo-pair images are produced by merging two slightly offset two-dimensional images to create...

2011-10-05 10:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Teradata (NYSE: TDC), the world's leading analytic data solutions company, today announced the availability of the GeoServer solution which connects the Teradata Database analytic engine to major open source geospatial and visualization applications - providing intelligence to solve complex business problems. The solution leverages the power and performance of the Teradata Database offering business users easy, high speed access to rich in-database...