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2014-06-11 08:22:19

Sanborn Technology, Project Expertise Aims to Optimize Water Resource Usage for Largest Western-U.S. Investor-Owned Utility COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Recognizing the dire consequences of the state's ongoing drought, now in its third consecutive year, the California Water Service Company (Cal Water) selected The Sanborn Map Company (Sanborn) in a competitive bidding process to leverage its geospatial data collection and remote sensing expertise against the...

2014-06-10 23:11:22

Partnership expands reach of TerraGo solutions to one of the world’s fastest growing markets for geospatial technology. Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 TerraGo, a leading provider of geospatial collaboration software, announced today a partnership with Beijing Space View Technology to help meet growing demand in China and better serve customers in that region. Beijing Space View Technology has officially joined the TerraGo Advantage partner program as a top-tier Platinum Partner....

2014-06-04 23:03:50

New Cloud-Based Site Provides Scalable Cost-Savings Norcross, GA (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 Hexagon Geospatial announces a new partnership with CloudEO, a leading provider of cloud-based geo collaboration platforms. Through this partnership, CloudEO is launching a commercial marketplace for geo-data and applications. CloudEO is leveraging key technologies from the Geospatial 2014 portfolio, including ERDAS IMAGINE and ERDAS APOLLO. CloudEO is developing a new marketplace that will provide a...

2014-06-03 23:06:58

The Louisiana Capital City to Enhance Its Methods of Collecting Tree and Address Data NORCROSS, Ga. (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Hexagon Geospatial announces that the City of Baton Rouge, La., is implementing Mobile MapWorks to help enhance the process for tracking trees on public property, as well as cataloging address data for use in emergencies, public notifications and collecting taxes. Mobile MapWorks is a downloadable iOS and Android app for viewing, editing and updating field asset...

2014-05-28 23:05:04

IndiaCADworks has confirmed the launch of a dynamic new range of geospatial services, designed to help businesses across the world maximize their budgets as they facilitate growth and expansion. (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 IndiaCADworks is one of the world’s premier CAD design and drafting company. Its new geospatial offering allows businesses to outsource all of their needs in this area to a highly specialist team, delivering proven results through innovation and efficiency – all while...

2014-05-08 23:16:56

American Sentinel University’s new e-book, ‘The State of the Modern Health Care Industry in the 21st Century: Technology and Business Intelligence Leads the Way,’ profiles the tech shifts in health care and offers an inside look into how geographic information systems (GIS) can be applied into health care organizations and the industry’s growing need for professionals with GIS knowledge. Download the e-book at...

2014-05-08 16:21:27

Technology Demonstrations Highlight How Leidos Strengthens Special Operation Forces RESTON, Va., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leidos, a national security, health and engineering company, will present innovative technology solutions at the 2014 SOFIC (Special Operations Forces Industry Conference) at the Tampa Convention Center on May 20-22, 2014. Visit booth #920 to meet with key Leidos leaders and witness demonstrations of the latest technology advances in cybersecurity, airborne, maritime...

2014-04-10 23:28:39

Rand McNally has chosen geospatial solutions specialist GeoDecisions to provide advanced geographic information system (GIS) services to support its mobile fleet management initiatives. The partnership enables Rand McNally to make more informed decisions on day-to-day routing, fuel economy, and safety. Harrisburg, Pennsylvania (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 GeoDecisions, a division of Gannett Fleming that specializes in geospatial solutions, was chosen by Rand McNally to provide advanced...

2014-04-10 23:04:36

Project Geographer to receive National Hurricane Conference’s Outstanding Achievement Award in Emergency Management for developing an interactive data tool based on TerraGo’s GeoPDF® technology. Washington, DC (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 Lauren Hand, a Dewberry Project Geographer is receiving the Outstanding Achievement Award in Emergency Management during the upcoming National Hurricane Conference in Orlando, Florida. Hand developed a new geospatial tool that integrates data from...

2014-04-10 00:21:50

LONDON, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The first Geospatial Intelligence for Maritime Operations conference brochure has been released and is set to commence on the 24th June 2014. The conference welcomes key members of the Maritime, Port and Geospatial communities across Europe to share best practice and explore how Geospatial Intelligence will be utilised at the strategic and operational levels. Delegates will benefit from hearing from key speakers such...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'