/ Category / News

ZEB1 Handheld Laser Scanner Speeds Up Mapping of Historic Hungarian Hospital

February 19, 2014 - in Corporate, Facility Management

ZEB1 the world’s first truly mobile, hand held, rapid laser mapping system has been used to document one of the largest heritage buildings in Budapest. Operated by Hungarian engineering company Burken the ZEB1 was used in conjunction with traditional terrestrial…

REconomics Lab to Help Transform Green, Sustainability, and Climate Change Initiatives Into Growth Strategies

February 18, 2014 - in Corporate, Modeling, Renewal/Retrofit

Trust in the ability of both government and corporations to create a better future is at an all-time low. What's more, our economic growth strategies,…

DIA Rolls Out New High-Tech Facility Management Program

February 17, 2014 - in Corporate, Facility Management

Denver International Airport (DIA) is rolling out a new facility management program designed to make the day-to-day operation and maintenance of the entire…

Smart Coupling of iXBlue and Septentrio Technologies Creates ATLANS-C for Superior Mobile Mapping in Urban Environments

February 17, 2014 - in Corporate, Sensors

iXBlue, a leading provider of navigation, positioning, and mapping solutions, today launched its new ATLANS-C position and orientation system, developed in close cooperation with Septentrio Satellite Navigation. The system is designed to provide continuous…

New EU Project Set to Unleash SME Use of Geospatial Data for Transport

February 17, 2014 - in Projects, Transportation

Partners from six European Countries - Belgium, France, Greece, Latvia, Czech Republic and the United Kingdom gathered in Antwerp this week to officially launch Open Transport Net (OTN) a new European Commission funded project that aims to challenge the monopoly…

About the Critical Infrastructure Cyber Community C³ Voluntary Program

February 16, 2014 - in Projects, Security

The United States depends on critical infrastructure every day to provide energy, water, transportation, financial services, and other capabilities that support our needs and way of life. Over the years, improvements in technology have allowed these capabilities…

IDC Unveils Internet of Things Spending Forecast

February 14, 2014 - in Analysis, Corporate

Today, International Data Corporation (IDC) issued a new report, Worldwide Internet of Things Spending by Vertical Market 2014-2017 Forecast (Doc #246384), which defines the IT opportunity for all vertical markets that comprise the burgeoning Internet of…

OGC Adopts GeoPackage Standard for Mobile

February 13, 2014 - in Corporate, Sensors

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) has adopted the OGC GeoPackage 1.0 (GPKG) Encoding Standard. The GeoPackage standard will make it much easier to exchange and share geospatial (or location) information across different devices, applications and web services…

Bluesky Announces Commercial Trials of Airborne Air Quality Mapper

February 13, 2014 - in Corporate, Environment, Sensors

Aerial mapping company Bluesky is launching a service to map air quality across towns and cities. Having successfully completed a project to map air pollution in the city of Leicester Bluesky is seeking new sites in the UK to trial its ground breaking survey…

Critigen Delivers Proprietary System to Assess and Minimize Severe Weather Impact on Mortgage Portfolios

February 13, 2014 - in Analysis, Corporate, Emergency

Safeguard Properties today announced the launch of its proprietary MapAlert ™ system that integrates weather data with property condition and inspection data, enabling mortgage clients to quickly assess the potential for damages to properties in their portfolios…