Posts tagged as software

GIS software enhances data import

Maptitude 2018 will be released in the first quarter of 2018, with new features including the ability to update linked tables/Excel locations, enhanced data import (MapPoint waypoints), and enhanced results. Data linking was one of the best features of Microsoft MapPoint and has been added to Maptitude 2018. The new release will allow users to […]

Remotes sensing toolkit matures

OSGeo’s Orfeo ToolBox 6.4.0 has been released with ready-to-use binary packages available for Windows, Linux and Mac OS X. The remote sensing software toolkit features new filters and application to perform Adaptative Histogram Equalisation. It also allows users to convert raw satellite images to colourful 8-bit visual products in an efficient and flexible way. The […]

Software-as-a-service fleet management launched

TomTom Telematics has introduced a new product line-up to enable faster, more efficient, fleet management. The software-as-a-service solution, Webfleet, has been rebuilt to includes new features and a more intuitive user experience that includes advanced customisation capabilities. The revamped software is enhanced when coupled with the new range of TomTom Pro driver terminals. Together the […]

Poll reveals facility management, manufacturing and fleet pain points

A recent poll has revealed that the South African facilities management, manufacturing and fleet management industries face four distinct pain points: work orders, asset registers, downtime and contractors. The challenges within these areas include value and visibility. Enter technology, which (if used correctly) can offer reliable solutions, turning pain points into profit areas. The poll […]

Blast design package improves controlled blasts

Tried and true to its purpose is what makes the Carlson Quarryman Pro laser scanner and its blast design package – which includes the rugged Quarryman, Boretrak, and blast design software – not only popular, but also highly efficient for use in quarries and mines around the world. First developed in the 1980s, the Quarryman […]

Engineering institute chooses 3D design tool

Ugraneftegaz Project, a Russian engineering design institute specialising in the oil and gas industry, has selected Intergraph Smart 3D software from Hexagon PPM to improve design integrity and interoperability between different engineering disciplines. Among the key reasons cited for choosing the software are its rule-based architecture combined with positive references from other design institutes in the […]

Map production features added in plugin update

Avenza Systems has released Mapublisher 10 for Adobe Illustrator, map production software to create high-quality maps from GIS data. The software’s cartographic tools leverage the graphic Adobe design environment to produce print-ready, mobile, and online maps. This update includes many new features and enhancements, including the ability to manage data links where Map layers in […]

Collaboration brings real-time sensor data to public transit

Spatial analytics software company Esri is collaboration with Mobileye, a provider of advanced driver-assistance systems software, to integrate Esri mapping, analysis, and visualisation with Mobileye’s Shield+ product. This collaboration will provide cities with the ability to visualise and analyse real-time location data from Shield+ to improve pedestrian safety. The driver-assistance systems software will stream road […]