August 25, 2016
Smart-mapping leader Esri today released a beautiful, robust new collection of Web maps that forecast NOAA stream-flow data throughout the continental U.S.
October 13, 2015
HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Oct. 12, 2015—Intergraph's Security, Government & Infrastructure (SG&I) division has rebranded globally as Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure. The new name more closely aligns the business and its industry-leading solutions with parent company, Hexagon. "Since acquiring Intergraph in 2010, Hexagon has made many strategic and beneficial investments in safety and infrastructure solutions – from
September 21, 2015
RESTON, Va., Sept. 21, 2015—Calling for enhanced mapping and location data for the Nation's pipelines, MAPPS submitted a statement on Friday to the Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety, and Security Subcommittee of the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. At a field hearing last Friday at Montana State University, Billings, MT,
June 9, 2015
DUBLIN, June 08, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/343zqs/heat_map_of) has announced the addition of the "Heat Map of Europe's Real-Time Cities - Progress towards Commercialisation" report to their offering. A true real-time city exploits its massive data repositories, its network and sensor infrastructure, and the expertise of its ICT partners in the pursuit of
April 8, 2015
April 8, 2015—From potholes, to water main breaks to illegal dumping, residents can use their smart phone to get problems fixed. Detroiters now have the ability to report a pothole, missing traffic sign or a dozen other issues to City Hall from their smartphone. As part of his ongoing effort to make city government more
March 11, 2015
March 11, 2015—Two global organizations, the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) and the InLocation Alliance (ILA), have begun working together to advance indoor positioning capabilities. While outdoor navigation is common place, much work is still needed to exploit the full potential of indoor Location Based Services supported by reliable and affordable indoor location positioning systems. ILA
February 10, 2015
ORLANDO, Fla., Feb. 10, 2015—Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the leading company dedicated to providing comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure, today announced that it has acquired France-based Acute3D, provider of Smart3DCapture software for reality modeling. Through reality modeling, observations of existing conditions are processed into representations for contextual alignment within design modeling and construction modeling environments.
January 30, 2015
Jan. 30, 2015—The Group on Earth Observations (GEO) has announced a Call for Participation (CFP) in the 8th phase of the Global Earth Observation System of Systems (GEOSS) Architecture Implementation Pilot (AIP-8). AIP-8 aims to increase the use of GEOSS resources by end-users. An end-user might be, for example, a farmer in a developing nation
January 14, 2015
A special issue of the open access online journal Remote Sensing explores scientific research of nighttime lights, citing them as a go-to data source for insight on built infrastructure and human activity levels.