Posts tagged as GIS

Developing an integrated data service ecosystem

For the past year, SAEON’s uLwazi Node has been developing a data services ecosystem and websites for climate change adaptation for the Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA). Each service serves as an individual component for a different aspect of climate adaptation, including adaptation monitoring and evaluation, climate change response, and detailing disaster impact along with […]

Cloud solution brings GIS to the entire organisation

Esri has released new software and is offering licensing to deliver the benefits of location intelligence throughout organisations. This will be beneficial to individuals who are not traditional GIS users. With the release of ArcGIS 10.7, Esri Geospatial Cloud unifies the company’s software and services and offers flexible, subscription-based licensing. Esri Geospatial Cloud offers a […]

New mosaic available in global data collection

Maxar Technologies will be integratings its NaturalVue 2.0 image mosaic and National Urban Change Indicator (NUCI) commercial products into ArcGIS Living Atlas of the World. ArcGIS Living Atlas of the World is a collection of maps developed by Esri partners and the its user community and is available in ArcGIS Online, the GIS software company’s […]

Acquisition expand professional mapping services

Carto has acquired Geographica. Combining forces with will not only strengthen the Carto’s client offering, but also its partner network. According to industry analysts, professional services account for approximately 50% of all business in geospatial, with another 25% being software and 25% location data. However, identifying cutting-edge, customer-centric providers of such consulting services still remains […]

Visualisation software adds GIS support

Spheron-VR, specialist high dynamic range (HDR) camera technology and visual content management software, announced the forthcoming version of their SceneCenter software. This latest version 3.0 of the software will include full support for geographic information systems (GIS), providing georeferenced positioning for all assets within SceneCenter and the integration of customer-GIS-maps into projects. The software offers […]

Taking 2D to 3D civil site design

Bentley Systems has released OpenSite Designer, an integrated application for civil site and land development workflows across conceptual, preliminary, and detailed design phases. The software advances BIM through comprehensive 3D site design, spanning reality modelling of site conditions from drone imagery and scans, geotechnical analysis, terrain modelling, site layout and grading optimisation, stormwater drainage modelling […]

High-accuracy field solution for GIS applications

Trimble has launched a new high-performance field computer for its mapping and geographic information systems (GIS) portfolio, the Trimble TDC150 handheld. Designed for GIS data collection, inspection and management activities, the TDC150 provides users with a rugged solution that has the flexibility of a handheld, a modern interface with open Android operating system, and scalable […]

Rugged handheld for work in high-risk areas

Juniper System has recently announced its Archer 3 rugged handheld. Running the Android 7.1 operating system with an upgraded battery, memory, and storage capacity, it follows six years after the release of its predecessor, the Archer 2. The new handheld however features 2 GB RAM, 16GB storage, a 12 000 mAh (20 hour) battery and […]

Integrated smartphone and GIS data collector

The Trimble TDC600 handheld is an ultra-rugged, all-in-one smartphone and GNSS data collector for GIS and field inspection applications. The next-generation smartphone data collector runs on Android 8.0, has a bright sunlight-readable 6-inch display, a powerful 2.2 GHz processor, 4 GB memory and an enhanced capacity all-day battery. Built for GIS users in organisations across […]

Accurate GIS integration acknowledged with award

Eos Positioning Systems has received a 2019 Esri Partner Conference award in recognition of its contributions to Esri mobile applications, for connecting field workers to the enterprise GIS. Esri ArcGIS users benefit from bundling the Eos Arrow GNSS receivers and Esri mobile apps to create real-time, high-accuracy field GIS solutions on consumer devices such as […]