Unified mapping system to guide self-driving cars

Here Technologies and its regional mapping partners NavInfo of China, Increment P (IPC)/Pioneer of Japan and SK Telecom of Korea have formed the OneMap Alliance to offer a global, standardised and dynamic high definition (HD) map from 2020. The global HD map offering is aligned to the specification developed for Here HD Live Map – […]

Educational opportunities for GEOINT community

The United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) has partnered with Boundless to collaborate on educational initiatives in the geospatial intelligence (GEOINT) Community as well as to offer open-source resources to colleges and universities under the Foundation’s Collegiate Accreditation Program. The two organisations are dedicated to supporting each other’s educational missions through events and educational programming. […]

Mobile app for response and recovery

TerraGo released R3, a mobile data collection and collaboration app customised for the missions of reconnaissance, response and recovery. The app is available for immediate download in the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency’s (NGA) GEOINT App Store. The app enhances situational awareness, search and rescue, damage assessments and recovery efforts, and can work without network access. Designed […]

Spatially-linked video tagging and playback

Remote GeoSystems release Video GeoTagger Free and Pro tools which allows geotagging and geospatial video play back on a map. Video GeoTagger is designed for both amateurs and professionals to geotag video from drones, action cameras, cell phones, handheld and professional video systems. For videos that are already geotagged, the software serves as map-based video […]

Improving operation and supply chain visibility

Kolok invested in Trackmatic’s Driver-Led Visibility technology to transform operations and improve their supply chain visibility. Since January 2018, the organisation has seen a 39% increase in on-time departures, a 50% increase in route duration adherence, a 25% reduction in fuel consumption, and 97% in successful customer visits. Kolok has eight distribution centres which service […]

Geospatial data accessible in business tool

Esri ArcGIS Online users can now work on their own private content directly within Microsoft Power BI using the built-in visualisation software ArcGIS Maps for Power BI. The software makes it easy to create beautiful, accurate map visualisations from within Power BI. Users can map data from any location value (an address, city, state, ZIP […]

Inbound yard execution management

Trackmatic will be presenting its inbound yard execution management solution at the Annual SAPICS Conference. The solution, Link, is designed to enable simple and efficient inbound logistics. Slotow will be delivering an in-depth technical talk that examines how Trackmatic places simplified mobile technology into the hands of yard and security personnel. This not only allows […]

Editing tools for asset and network data

Schneider Electric has released ArcFM Editor XI, the cornerstone of its ArcFM Solution XI Series of applications focused on streamlining utilities’ design and construction workflow. The application provides increased productivity, data validation, network analysis and enhanced editing tools for both electric and gas GIS editors. It extends the core Esri gas and electric utility network […]

Spatial company celebrates fifth anniversary

Agizo Solutions recently celebrated its five-year anniversary as a consultancy firm in the geomatics and spatial planning industries. The company’s primary focus has been the development and use of science-based solutions that lead to optimal utilisation of space. It aims to facilitate the creation of spaces that result in socially and economically vibrant communities. This […]

Visualising geographic changes over time

TerraGo Publisher for ArcGIS® version 7.4 now includes the ability to create and share GeoPDFs that convey important changes over time for an area of interest, with any type of map or imagery. Users can share these time-series map layers as a universally available GeoPDF, enabling non-GIS users to measure past conditions, assess changes over […]