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Esri Maps for Office Extends Location Analytics throughout Organizations

July 24, 2012 - By

Esri released Esri Maps for Office, a new analysis tool that allows business professionals to visualize data by creating and sharing interactive maps directly within Microsoft Office. Esri Maps for Office is a downloadable add-in for Microsoft Office 2010 that helps organizations make better decisions through location analytics. read more

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Esri and Microsoft to Provide Online Maps and Applications During Disasters

July 24, 2012 - By

Esri announced a strategic alliance with Microsoft to assist public and private agencies and communities around the world during disasters. Microsoft will display Esri public information maps on its cloud-based Disaster Response Incident Portal, as well as point citizens to the maps via its online outlets, such as MSN and Bing. read more

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TomTom Expands Map Coverage with Latest Release of Global Maps

July 23, 2012 - By

TomTom announces map enhancements around the globe, delivering new coverage and features for automotive, government, enterprise and consumer customers. TomTom maps cover more than 200 countries and territories globally, now with navigable coverage for 112 countries across 36.5 million kilometres of roads. read more

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GIS Cloud Launches Apps and its Enterprise Geo 2.0 Platform

July 23, 2012 - By

GIS Cloud is pleased to announce the launch of its Enterprise Geo 2.0 Platform. read more

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Digitalglobe and Geoeye Merge to Create a Global Leader in Earth Imagery and Geospatial Analysis

July 23, 2012 - By

DigitalGlobe, Inc. and GeoEye, Inc. announced that the boards of directors of both companies have unanimously approved a definitive merger agreement under which the companies will combine in a stock and cash transaction valued at approximately $900 million. The combination of DigitalGlobe and GeoEye will create a global leader in earth imagery and geospatial analysis with a more diversified revenue base, a superior financial foundation and significant growth potential. read more

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Spirent Announces Test System for Hybrid Sensor Fusion for Indoor Positioning

July 21, 2012 - By

Spirent Communications has launched its SimSENSOR MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems) sensor simulation software. SimSENSOR is targeted at the R&D environment and enables performance testing of sensor fusion algorithms in navigation systems that include MEMS inertial sensors and multi-GNSS. read more

Geneq Bluetooth GNSS Receiver Uses both GPS and GLONASS with SBAS

July 21, 2012 - By

Geneq Inc. has announced the SXBlue II GNSS, a GNSS receiver that uses both GPS and GLONASS with SBAS (WAAS/EGNOS/MSAS/GAGAN) to attain 30-cm/1-foot (RMS) accuracy in real-time using free SBAS corrections. It connects wirelessly to any smartphone, handheld, tablet computer, or notebook computer that is Bluetooth-compliant. read more

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Safe Software Adds Support For ArcGIS 10.1 and AutoCAD Map 3D 2013

July 20, 2012 - By

Safe Software announced the release of FME 2012 Service Pack 3 (SP3), which features compatibility with Esri’s newly released ArcGIS 10.1 and support of Autodesk’s 2013 version of AutoCAD Map 3D. FME 2012 SP3’s timely support of the latest versions of these industry-leading programs ensures that FME users can upgrade without issues or delays. read more

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