Platform offers new IoT capabilities 

Software AG has released the latest version of its open, cloud-based Cumulocity IoT platform (Release 9), which builds on its distributed architecture with additional edge processing capabilities. The platform now includes enhanced high availability, multi-cluster deployment options. Additional features include code-free integration of devices supporting Low Power WAN (LPWAN) technologies used for long-term low bandwidth remote monitoring, including Narrowband IoT (NB-IoT), […]

New capabilities added to core GIS product

Esri has released a new set of capabilities as well as user-friendly updates to existing parts of the ArcGIS platform. Key to this year’s release is ArcGIS Enterprise 10.6. The latest version of this full-featured mapping and analytics platform allows users to securely share custom analytics and other content. The new release builds on the […]

Telematics company launches low-cost insurance

Cartrack, a global fleet management, vehicle tracking and insurance telematics company, has announced growth of more than 85 000 subscribers from 1 September 2017 to15 February, to total over 750 000 subscribers globally. The year-on-year subscriber growth to date is approximately 25%. The company attributes this growth to its investment in operating and distribution capacity, and says […]

New multivariate query tool and 3D functions

Blue Marble Geographics Global Mapper version 19.1 intermediate release augments the list of new features and functions that were introduced in version 19.0 with new tools and improvements to the existing functionality. Highlights of this release include a redesigned attribute querying tool; a new option to save and export 3D lines from the Path Profile […]

Application specific UAVs for sub-Saharan Africa

Optron is now offering Microdrones unmanned aerial mapping solutions which will provide benefits and cost savings to clients who are looking for a professional multirotor drone/UAV solution. The UAVs with its interchangeable payloads and integrated workflows for different applications will benefit clients in various sub-Saharan industries. By pairing robust drones with quality sensors, the UAVs […]

Making data dynamic

Hexagon Geospatial recently hosted a seminar titled “Fresh thinking for a dynamic world”at its Gauteng offices, giving its customers an overview of the Hexagon Smart M.App online geospatial platform for create dashboards with dynamic data that updates in real-time. The platform can be deployed as a cloud-base or on-premise solution. The workshop discussed the available […]

Configurable web app allows real-time monitoring

Esri’s new web browser application allows users to create reporting dashboards that use charts, gauges, maps, and other visual elements to reflect the status and performance of people, services, assets, and events in real time. Using dynamic dashboards through Operations Dashboard for ArcGIS, organisations of all types can view crucial activities and key performance indicators […]

Localised automated concrete documentation

Bentley Systems acquired concrete building design and documentation software company S-Cube Futuretech to cater for the needs of concrete engineering design and documentation software users in India, South East Asia, and the Middle East. S-Cube Futuretech’s applications, including RCDC, RCDC FE, RCDC Plan, and Steel Autodrafter, deliver design and documentation solutions for structural concrete building […]

Partnership drives connected facility management

Vetasi has partnered with building automation system provider Tridium to market and use their Niagara framework. This enables a range of equipment to send analytically processed data on their own status and that of their environment, allowing the company’s Maximo-based solutions to respond with actionable work. Niagara is an open framework operating on modern BMS […]

Simplified and accelerated data accessibility

Pitney Bowes announced the global availability of its new Software and Data Marketplace, simplifying access to hundreds of datasets across the retail, insurance, real estate and financial services industries. The marketplace is a self-service resource for data users to download the Pitney Bowes data catalogue for sample categorical data, such as address, boundary, demographic, geo-enrichment, […]