Posts tagged as Update

Updated geomarketing software with sharing functionality

GfK has released the latest version of its geomarketing software RegioGraph. It includes updated 2019 maps and purchasing power data as well as a new planning view, an improved territory lock feature as well as the new TeamConnect add-on, which gives users the ability to share project results online with colleagues. The 2019 release offers […]

Receiver app update adds battery monitoring

Eos Positioning Systems has released an updated version of Eos Tools Pro for Android (v 1.49.35) and iOS (v 1.75 / build 204).  Both versions will support additional GEOID models (real-time orthometric height conversions) and both will include a new real-time, in-app battery status monitor feature for the Arrow GNSS receiver. The iOS version also […]

Major update to construction software collection

Autodesk’s Industry Collections, which combines the most powerful Autodesk software in simple packages, have received major updates. Subscribers of the Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) and PD&M Collections also get access to AutoCAD 2020. Here are improvements in the AEC Collection: Revit 2020 builds on improvements in Revit 2019.1 and 2019.2. Structural engineers will see […]

Update from SAEON’s graduate student network

In February this year, the Graduate Student Network (GSN) held a successful committee meeting and induction for new members at the Fynbos Node, which is hosted by the South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI) at their research hub in the Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens. Following an overview of portfolios with practical demonstrations, the portfolios were […]

Coordinate transformation software receives major overhaul

PROJ 6 has undergone extensive changes to increase its functional scope from a cartographic projection engine with so-called early-binding geodetic datum transformation capabilities to a more complete library supporting coordinate transformations and coordinate reference systems. It is now the reference software in the “OSGeo C stack” for this CRS and coordinate operation database, whereas previously […]

Update on open science platform for Africa

The African Open Science Platform (AOSP) is a pan-African endeavour which aims to position African scientists at the cutting edge of data intensive science by creating opportunities through the development of efficiencies of scale, the creation of critical mass through shared capacities, and amplifying impact through a commonality of purpose and voice. The AOSP was […]

Drone package update brings safety improvements

Wingtra Release 1.9 comes with a multilingual interface, a rugged Samsung Tab Active2 tablet and flight behaviour advances improving takeoff safety. Wingtra gives customers the option to upgrade their tablet to a Samsung Tab Active2. This rugged business-class tablet was designed for harsh work environments like construction or surveying sites. It is water and dust […]

Software improves DEMs and orthophotos

The new PhotoModeler 2018.0 release offers faster processing, robust Coded Targets, and gridded DEM export, as well as orthophoto improvements. PhotoModeler UAS 2018.0 adds the ability to export gridded digital elevation models (DEMs) when creating orthophotos. Gridded DEMs can be exported as sparse XYZ text files, or as GeoTIFF files (16-bit integer or 32-bit float). Several […]

Geospatial content management with improved search

Boundless Exchange 1.3 has been released. A web-based geospatial content management system, Boundless Exchange provides additional capabilities on top of GeoNode including basemap content via Boundless Connect, security and authentication options, version control of data via GeoGig, and improved scalability. The system also supports hybrid architecture integration, working alongside existing proprietary software. This allows for […]

Terminals and hub devices advance connected mobility

In October 2017 TomTom Africa has announced the pre-order availability of its new Bridge Hub platform – a connected mobility solution that’s extends the functionality of its Bridge terminals to other devices. The company also introduced new and updated Bridge Terminal devices to its range. The Bridge platform is a connected mobility solution for drivers […]