Posts tagged as Data

Agricultural UAV data integrated with cloud solutions

  Slantrange multispectral crop imaging data is now seamlessly integrated into the DroneDeploy drone data platform using the new “GeoTIFF Upload” feature. Utilising the data platform’s “GeoTIFF Upload” feature, complete Slantrange maps, which are processed at the point of collection, can now be directly uploaded to a user’s DroneDeploy account for viewing, annotating, sharing, archiving, […]

Satellite imagery processing of biophysical parameters intensified

  Responding to the increased user demand of essential climate variables (ECVs) and other important biophysical parameters from the recently launched Sentinel-2 satellite, the South African National Space Agency (SANSA) has intensified its processing of Sentinel-2 data to meet these user demands. SANSA believes this work will contribute to the Global Climate Observing System’s ECVs […]

PoPI – friend or foe?

  When the Protection of Personal Information (PoPI) Act was passed in 2013,  there ensued much hype and panic. The weight of the proposed penalties had organisations scrambling to find out what they needed to do in order to comply with PoPI as fast as possible. But finalising PoPI and appointing a regulator has taken […]

Location data for Pokémon Go players

  Pokévision, a third-party app for the viral mobile game Pokémon Go, uses Esri’s award-winning location-based data and mapping platform ArcGIS to help players of the game find Pokémon around them. A web map powered by ArcGIS services, Pokévision shows all Pokémon near user-requested locations. When visitors type an address or drop a pin on […]