May 26, 2015
May 28, 2015—Ecologists from the University of York, together with the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) and the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA), have developed a new method to better identify where poachers operate in protected areas. Published in Conservation Biology, the analysis provides spatial maps of illegal activities within Queen Elizabeth National Park, one of Uganda’s
May 5, 2015
SLANTRANGE is a new sensor and analytics company that measures vegetation health to provide growers with accurate and real-time information about crop conditions. The company recently won the 2015 South by Southwest (SXSW) Accelerator Competition.
March 2, 2015
Norcross, Ga., March 02, 2015—Hexagon Geospatial is pleased to announce that ERDAS IMAGINE has been selected as the underlying technology for WheatTrac, a new independent research product targeted at the finance sector delivered by Geospatial Insight in the United Kingdom (UK). WheatTrac is a new high-value product for the food manufacturing and financial services industry,
February 12, 2015
Toronto, Feb. 11, 2015—Esri Canada, the country’s leading provider of enterprise geographic information system (GIS) solutions, introduced GeoSketch and Assessment Analyst Mobile extensions to its Assessment Analyst technology suite. These two new extensions give appraisers advanced sketching capabilities and the ability to access desktop assessment functions in the field when an on-premise inspection is required.
February 5, 2015
Bruchsal, Feb. 5, 2015—The newest version of the geomarketing software RegioGraph will launch at the end of March. RegioGraph 2015 offers many new features, including a Web viewer, IP gecoder and simplified data import. RegioGraph is a powerful, easy-to-use software solution for location intelligence applications ranging from market and target group analyses to sales territory
January 27, 2015
Redlands, Calif., Jan. 27, 2015—Esri announced today that ArcGIS 10.3 is now available with the release of ArcGIS Pro. ArcGIS 10.3 realizes the vision of web GIS, which empowers customers to use information anywhere and on any device. It includes new apps and enhancements that continue to revolutionize the science of geography and GIS and enable users to
January 6, 2015
A new data warehouse has been created at the University of West Hungary to combine Earth data on physical, chemical and biological processes. The Earth System project aims to combine different areas of study for a better understanding of Earth as a single complex system.
December 9, 2014
Supergeo Technologies, a leading global provider of complete GIS software and solutions, releases updated SuperGIS Desktop 3.2, which supports Lidar data and adds more analysis tools. SuperGIS Desktop 3.2 integrates abundant GIS tools to offer users from various domains a professional platform for geoprocessing, analyzing, displaying, editing, managing, and querying spatial data even faster and more
November 25, 2014
A stealthy startup company that analyzes satellite imagery came into the open recently with a high-profile article in The Wall Street Journal.
November 18, 2014
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Nov. 17, 2014—Two new commercial satellites will carry sensor payloads developed by Raytheon to deliver images of unprecedented depth and detail. Raytheon's hyperspectral imaging technology captures light across a wide swath of the electromagnetic spectrum, giving commercial, civilian and military analysts important new insights into Earthly phenomena. Sensor data will allow analysts to