Publication: Directions Magazine

First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

NGA supports Ebola relief efforts, provides data to public

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency made available Oct. 23 a  public-facing website  to assist U.S. and international relief efforts to combat the spread of the Ebola virus disease, providing unprecedented online access to its unclassified geospatial ... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Updated Vaccine-Preventable Outbreaks Map Shows Attacks on Vaccinators Drive Polio Outbreaks

—In advance of World Polio Day on October 24, the Global Health program at the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) has expanded its " Vaccine-Preventable Outbreaks Map ," adding new data showing how a hostile climate for vaccinators thwarts the eradication ... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

EyesMap is Launched in Intergeo

The tablet “EyesMap” will be available in 2015. The system joins capabilities of total stations and 3d scanners in a portable device. A prototype was available in the stand of e-Capture R&D in Intergeo.E-Capture R&D, a technology-based company, introduces ... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

Dewberry Announces the Promotions of Max Chance and Jeff Gangai

Dewberry, a privately held professional services firm, has promoted Maxwell P. Chance, PE, to senior associate in the Richmond, Virginia, office. He has more than 15 years of engineering and project management experience in water/wastewater projects, ... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Airbus Defence and Space and Spectrum Geo produce a joint oil seep and seismic correlation study for the Adriatic Sea

Airbus Defence and Space and seismic multi-client acquisition and imaging specialists Spectrum Geo, have produced a joint study correlating natural oil seeps identified from radar and optical satellites with 2D seismic data to assist hydrocarbon exploration ... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

GGP Systems Launches New Look User Group Meetings

GIS company GGP Systems is launching a series of annual user group meetings to be held around the UK. The company has revamped their annual customer events with a new look agenda which includes an introduction to key personnel, demonstrations of new technology ... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Build Smart Mapping Apps for Windows Desktop, Windows Store, and Windows Phone

Esri today announced the release of its first commercial version of ArcGIS Runtime SDK for the Microsoft .NET Framework. This software development kit (SDK) joins Esri's impressive line of Runtime products, including iOS, Mac OS X, Android, Java, Qt, ... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

CEO of Geocove — Emergency Services Mapping Company — Has Advice for Fellow GIS Workers, Entrepreneurs

---  Karyn Tareen, chief executive officer of Geocove, Inc., the Orlando firm that helps government agencies and private corporations prepare for disaster recovery with cutting edge mapping and assessment systems, spoke to more than 200 participants at ... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

OGC seeks comment on new working group focused on representing time series spatial observation data

- The OGC seeks comment on the charter for a new OGC Standards Working Group (SWG) being formed to develop an OGC standard – TimeSeriesML 1.0 – for the representation of time series observations data. This work is motivated by requirements in hydrology ... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

ADAS and Bluesky survey 30,000 km of overhead power lines using LiDAR technology

A multi million pound contract to produce the largest ever LiDAR survey undertaken by an electricity distribution network operator in the UK has been awarded to ADAS and Bluesky International. The companies have been contracted to conduct an aerial 3D ... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Fostering geospatial discovery and innovation through a national CyberGIS facility

CyberGIS Center for Advanced Digital and Spatial Studies receives a Major Research Instrumentation grant from the National Science FoundationThe earth and environment are facing a changing climate and the accelerated degradation of natural resources, ... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

OGC helps develop UN’s geospatial standards guide for UN Member States

In August at the Fourth Session of the United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM), the Committee called for the adoption of common standards so that geospatial data can be seamlessly shared and used around ... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 16 2014]

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"This map demonstrates that the resurgence of polio in Pakistan is strongly correlated with the increase of attacks on vaccinators and health-care workers there" says  Laurie Garrett , CFR Senior Fellow for Global Health, who produced the map
...and can require community-specific cyberinfrastructure," said Irene Qualters, the division director for Advanced Cyberinfrastructure at NSF. "We are pleased that the experienced cyberinfrastructure team at NCSA is in the forefront of this exploration with GIS communities."
"We're happy to partner with MSPS in providing online training. We've already collaborated with them, Seiler and Mo DOT in producing a free course for the public, on how to use the Missouri DOT Real Time (GPS) Network; many users, not just surveyors, have questions about the network, how they can access it and use it" said GeoLearn CEO Joe Paiva...
Jeff Warwick, CEO of CloverPoint comments on the company's rich history: "Since day one we've been committed to connecting people through technology to their environment. CloverPoint began operations twenty-two years ago providing mapping services to government and private industry. From those early days with quill and compass, we have evolved through the years and expanded our service offerings by embracing technology. With an international portfolio of clients, CloverPoint has grown to provide location-based software solutions to all levels of government, and organizations operating across broad areas."

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Updated Vaccine-Preventable Outbreaks Map Shows... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 24 2014]
EyesMap is Launched in Intergeo [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 24 2014]
NGA supports Ebola relief efforts, provides dat... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 24 2014]
Dewberry Announces the Promotions of Max Chance... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 23 2014]
Airbus Defence and Space and Spectrum Geo produ... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 22 2014]
OGC seeks comment on new working group focused ... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 21 2014]
CEO of Geocove — Emergency Services Mapping Com... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 21 2014]
Build Smart Mapping Apps for Windows Desktop, W... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 21 2014]
GGP Systems Launches New Look User Group Meetings [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 21 2014]
ADAS and Bluesky survey 30,000 km of overhead p... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 20 2014]
Fostering geospatial discovery and innovation t... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 17 2014]
OGC helps develop UN’s geospatial standards gui... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 16 2014]
geographIT Rcognized as a Top 100 MBE Award Winner [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 16 2014]
NGA awards ten contracts to support foundation ... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 16 2014]
Missouri Society of Professional Surveyors Laun... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 16 2014]
NGA selects 5 companies to accelerate its Map o... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 16 2014]
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GIS Professionals Play Key Role Managing World’... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 14 2014]
ARC: Driven by New Technologies and Bigger Syst... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 14 2014]
OGC hires Dr. Ingo Simonis to lead geomatic sci... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 13 2014]
MIRI and NIRSpec, Airbus Defence and Space inst... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 13 2014]
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