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Transforming Big Data into Big Understanding

July 8, 2014 - in Analysis, Corporate, Smart Cities

Last year, Richard Saul Wurman, @RadicalMedia, and Esri unveiled the Urban Observatory, which began the process of encouraging cities to use the common language of maps to understand patterns in diverse data sets. The next generation of Urban Observatory will…

AppOrchid Unveils Industry’s First Cognitive Computing App Builder for the “Internet Of Everything”

June 26, 2014 - in Corporate, Modeling

Emerging from stealth mode, AppOrchid Inc. announced today its disruptive new technology for developing cognitive apps that targets the multi-billion…

Sensors Add an Edge for Northern Indiana Public Service Company

June 2, 2014 - in Energy, Sensors

Northern Indiana Public Service Co., a utility known as NIPSCO, has tens of thousands of miles of electrical lines and natural gas pipelines in its distribution…

GeoTel Communications Telecom Data Sets to be Featured in Fortune Magazine

May 29, 2014 - in Corporate, Energy, Modeling

GeoTel Communications, LLC, a leading provider of telecommunications infrastructure data in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and web-based platforms, today announced that Fortune Magazine will feature its telecommunications infrastructure  data and fiber…

Intersec Wins an Innovation Award for Geolocation Solution

April 8, 2014 - in Analysis, Corporate

Intersec, a leading telco Big Data software vendor has received an award for its innovative achievements in the Weve project. Intersec ranked 3rd out of 50 candidates selected for their technological innovations in Big Data projects. The Big Data Paris summit…

Massachusetts Creates a Contest to Map Traffic Habits

March 21, 2014 - in Transportation

Massachusetts state transportation officials and a local planning agency have come up with a modern way to interpret the trail of the 5.2 million registered vehicles in Massachusetts to better understand how the state’s roadways, cities, and public transit…

Top Five Trends in Managed Services

February 26, 2014 - in Feature, Featured, Maintenance

During the last 18 months we have seen a steady increase in the number of requests that we have received from architecture, engineering and constructions companies to manage their software applications for them.  The scope includes project design collaboration…

Location Analytics: The Future is Where

November 4, 2013 - in Analysis

In Steven Spielberg’s blockbuster sci-fi thriller "Minority Report," there’s a scene where actor Tom Cruise, hotly pursued by the bad guys, hurries through a major shopping mall and as he passes advertising billboards, personalized messages appear and…

New Book on Smart Cities

October 7, 2013 - in Projects, Smart Cities

Today, more people live in cities than in the countryside; mobile broadband connections outnumber fixed ones; and machines outnumber people on a new Internet of Things. In this era of mass urbanization and technological ubiquity, what happens when computers…

GCS ‘Geospatial Big Data’ Webinar Focuses on Location Analytics

October 2, 2013 - in Announcement, Corporate

GCS has announced that Location Analytics will be the next topic in its Geospatial Big Data webinar series. “Leveraging Location Analytics: Delivering Spatial Algorithms and Functions” will feature live demonstrations showing how advanced location analysis…