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April 23, 2014

European Space Imaging and Skybox Imaging High-Res Challenge Opens for Ideas


Munich, Germany, April 15, 2014—The Copernicus Masters “European Space Imaging & Skybox Imaging High-Res Challenge” launched today and is open for submissions worldwide. “The European Space Imaging & Skybox Imaging High-Res Challenge” is looking for new, viable application ideas for this sub-daily availability of very high-resolution (VHR), multispectral data from the Skybox Imaging satellites. Skybox

April 23, 2014

Exelis Jagwire to Support Real-Time Full Motion Video Analysis

ROCHESTER, N.Y., April 15, 2014—Exelis (NYSE: XLS), has combined their web-based Jagwire geospatial data management system with MotionDSP’s Ikena real-time image processing software to enhance the quality of video feeds collected from satellites or other airborne vehicles. Under the terms of the agreement between MotionDSP and Exelis, Jagwire will support an Ikena software plug in

April 23, 2014

Geospatial 2014 Products Receive OGC Certification

Huntsville, Ala., April 21, 2014—Hexagon Geospatial announces that several of the products within the Geospatial 2014 product portfolio have received Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) CITE certifications. The 2014 versions of ERDAS APOLLO, GeoMedia WebMap and Geospatial SDI have all received OGC certifications, which meet international standards for interoperability and work seamlessly with other OGC-compliant products.

April 23, 2014

Lockheed Martin Solar Ultraviolet Imager Installed on GOES-R Weather Satellite

PALO ALTO, Calif., April 17, 2014—Lockheed Martin has delivered a new solar analysis payload that will help scientists measure and forecast space weather, which can damage satellites, electrical grids and communications systems on Earth. The Solar Ultraviolet Imager (SUVI) instrument was integrated with the first flight vehicle of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s

April 23, 2014

Blue Marble To Host Dual User Conferences in 2014, Announces “Call for Papers”

Hallowell, Maine, April 15, 2014—Blue Marble Geographics (bluemarblegeo.com) is pleased to announce its upcoming User Conference events and invite  the global user community to participate in this year’s “Call for Papers”. Blue Marble will be hosting two User Conferences. The first event will be held at the Delta Bow Valley Hotel on September 8, 2014

April 23, 2014

Esri Press Receives Prestigious Publishing Award from AAG

Redlands, Calif., April 14, 2014—Esri Press was honored with the prestigious AAG Publication Award at the Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting on April 12. Past recipients include the University of Chicago Press and Rand McNally and Company. The AAG newsletter states, "This AAG Publication Award is conferred on Esri in recognition of exceptional and outstanding

April 23, 2014

GeoCue Announces USGS Webinar on the National 3-D Elevation Program

Madison, Ala., April 16, 2014—The U.S. Geological Survey is embarking on the most ambitious 3D Mapping program ever undertaken within the United States. The national 3D elevation program (3DEP) is designed to provide the first high resolution elevation data coverage for the country much as the USGS digital orthophoto program did for imagery in the 1990s. 

April 23, 2014

Innovative Sensor Fusion Applications for Optech ILRIS to be Showcased at EGU 2014

Toronto, April 22, 2014—Optech, the world leader in the development, manufacture and support of high-accuracy lidar 3D survey systems and productivity-enhancing workflow software, is pleased to announce that it will be at the European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2014 from April 27 to May 2 in Vienna, Austria. Visitors are invited to drop by to

April 23, 2014

NGA’s Bryan Goltry Honored with Lt. Michael P. Murphy Award

Tampa, Fla., April 15, 2014—This morning at the United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation’s (USGIF) GEOINT 2013* Symposium, the 2013 Lt. Michael P. Murphy Award in Geospatial Intelligence was presented to Bryan Goltry, an analyst at the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA). NGA Director Letitia A. Long and Dr. Todd S. Bacastow, professor of practice for geospatial

April 23, 2014

PCI Announces Webinar on Object Based Image Analysis with Geomatica and eCognition

Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada, April 22, 2014—PCI Geomatics announced it will hold a live webinar on Object Based Image Analysis (OBIA) with Geomatica and eCognition on April 29 at 2:00 PM EDT. Very High Resolution (VHR) imagery is increasingly available at a lower cost, thanks to new Earth-observation satellite missions and a resurgence of lower-cost