Herndon, Va, July 6, 2016—Skyline Software Systems, Inc. is pleased to announce the release of TerraExplorer for Web, a plug-in free, 3D GIS viewer that enables viewing high-resolution, stunningly realistic SkylineGlobe 3D content in a web browser. This latest addition to Skyline’s TerraExplorer product line serves as a perfect complement to Skyline’s powerful 3D GIS desktop and mobile applications, offering a simple, no-download, no-installation solution for online viewing and analysis of 3D environments.
Based on the Cesium open source 3D platform for imagery, elevation and KML layers, TerraExplorer for Web adds capability to stream and display spatial databases including 3D city layers and feature layers as well as unique analysis capabilities. TerraExplorer for Web integrates directly with the entire Skyline product line for easy access to all types of data – from photo-realistic, geographically accurate terrain databases created in TerraBuilder to high-resolution, textured, 3D mesh models created with PhotoMesh.
Moreover, TerraExplorer for Web can seamlessly access online data from SkylineGlobe servers as well as OGC-compliant servers and can load online projects published with TerraExplorer Pro. Based on HTML5/WebGL standards, TerraExplorer for Web works on multiple platforms and browsers (Windows, Mac, Linux, select mobile devices, Chrome, Edge, Firefox, and more).
For more information about Skyline and TerraExplorer for Web, visit www.skylinesoft.com
About Skyline Software Systems, Inc.
Founded in 1997, Skyline Software Systems, Inc. is a leading provider of 3D earth visualization software and services. The company offers a comprehensive platform of applications, tools and services that enable the creation and dissemination of interactive, photo-realistic 3D environments. Skyline has built a “best of breed” set of tools that remain focused on the needs of our customers including flexibility, efficiency and robustness. Skyline Software Systems, Inc is headquartered in Herndon, VA.