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2012-11-13 20:22:45

REDLANDS, Calif., Nov. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Esri--in partnership with the City of Redlands, California; University of Redlands; Colton-Redlands-Yucaipa- Regional Occupational Program (ROP); and Inland Valley Newspapers Group--will host a series of activities that will educate about the importance and value of geographic information systems (GIS). The events are part of National Geographic's Geography Awareness Week, which celebrates geography worldwide and will take place November 11-17,...

2012-11-07 16:29:21

REDLANDS, Calif., Nov. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Miele, Inc., a premium provider of domestic appliances and commercial machines, has streamlined its distribution network in the United States using Esri technology. Esri's software and data are used to better understand which markets are best for the company's hiqh-quality products. By focusing on specific segments of the marketplace, Miele can pinpoint customers and help its dealers be more successful. (Logo:...

2012-11-05 20:24:20

FARMINGTON, Conn., Nov. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Sensors are everywhere measuring, detecting and monitoring. In the electronics industry, CMOS image sensors show a bright future in tablet, automotive and smart TV applications. As sensors for industrial applications continue to overtake the motor vehicle application due to low levels of motor vehicle production, process variable sensors will represent the largest product category in dollar terms in 2016. (Photo:...

Technical Glitch Delays South Korean Satellite Launch
2012-10-26 14:39:25

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online South Korea's space agency planned on launching a satellite from its own soil today, but said it will be delaying the attempt due to a gas leak. The Korea Aerospace Research Institute (KARI) was forced to postpone the attempt due to a last-minute technical glitch, hindering the company from trying to restore its launch reputation. Kim Seung-jo, KARI's space agency chief, said engineers found a gas leak in the link between the...

2012-10-26 07:24:41

ALBANY, New York, October 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- New Market Research Report Added in MarketResearchReports.Biz Reports Database Global Remote Sensing Technology Market 2011-2015 [http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis/144326 ] TechNavio's [http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/publisher/73 ] analysts forecast the Global Remote Sensing Technology market [http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis/144326 ] to grow at a CAGR of 6.74 percent over the period...

2012-10-25 15:27:14

REDLANDS, Calif., Oct. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Consortium for Ocean Leadership (Ocean Leadership) has elected Esri, the world leader in GIS, as a member. Chief scientist Dawn Wright will represent Esri by bringing her extensive knowledge of ocean geospatial technology to the consortium. Esri will be participating in an elite group of over 100 world premier oceanographic research and educational institutions, aquariums, and industry partners. (Logo:...

2012-10-24 11:28:44

ALPHARETTA, Ga., Oct. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Rolta International, Inc., a leading provider of enterprise Geospatial Information Systems (GIS) and IT services, today announced its selection as a Gold Partner in the Esri Partnership Network in North America, Europe and the Middle East. GIS capabilities are embedded in the very foundation of Rolta, being a part of the solutions the company has offered for a quarter-century. Advancements in Esri technology combined with Rolta's Geospatial...

2012-10-17 11:21:11

FORT COLLINS, Colo., Oct. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CartoPac International, experts in providing innovative and robust GIS mobile field data collection and asset management solutions for the enterprise, announced today the launch of its new web-based CartoPac Portal and a new version of CartoPac Server. CartoPac Server has been re-architected as the foundation of an extensible server platform for field data collection, simplifying and automating the installation and administrative process in...

Envisat: Focus On Space Debris
2012-10-12 08:37:43

Space debris came into focus last week at the International Astronautical Congress in Naples, Italy. Envisat, ESA´s largest Earth observation satellite, ended its mission last spring and was a subject of major interest in the Space Debris and Legal session. Envisat was planned and designed in 1987—1990, a time when space debris was not considered to be a serious problem and before the existence of mitigation guidelines, established by the UN in 2007 and adopted the next year by...

2012-10-09 07:23:32

HANNOVER, Germany, Oct. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) introduced today new versions of its eCognition® image analysis software and Trident Analyst office software. The release brings powerful geospatial analysis technology developed for remote sensing into the land mobile mapping and survey domain. The announcement was made today at INTERGEO 2012, the world's largest conference on geodesy, geoinformatics and land management. Pioneered a decade ago for satellite remote...


Latest Remote sensing Reference Libraries

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2004-10-19 04:45:44

Satellite -- A satellite is an object that orbits another object. With sufficient tangential velocity, the object does not collide with the primary object it orbits, but maintains a distance from that object as the rate at which it falls towards that object is similar to the rate that it travels away, thus the object orbits the primary object and becomes a satellite. In other words: gravitational force serves as the centripetal force needed to make the object circle the primary...

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