TAG: GPS

GNSS Constellation Update

July 15, 2016By

Broadcast Date: Thursday, October 25, 2012 Speaker: Eric Gakstatter, contributing editor for survey and GIS Summary: This month, a new GPS satellite was launched, India launched a new SBAS satellite, and two Galileo satellites are scheduled to launch. Last month, China launched two more BeiDou satellites. There’s a lot of activity of the satellite navigation industry. In the webinar, I... read more

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Data Capture for GeoIntelligence

July 15, 2016By

Sponsored by: Navcom Broadcast Date: Thursday, May 8, 2014 Moderator: Art Kalinski, Editor, GeoIntelligence Insider Newsletter Speakers: John Ciampa, CEO, Alta; Ted Ralston, Executive Program Manager, Soft Power Solutions; Paul Smith, General Manager, Cyclomedia; Dr. Peter VanAmburgh, Business Development, IIF Data Summary: A steep-curve learning session on the current explosion of capture systems, made possible with cheap, small GPS and inertial measurement... read more

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How Much Farther to the Promised Land?

July 15, 2016By

Purchase Decisions in the Evolving Landscape of GPS, Multi-GNSS and Alternative PNT Sponsored by: NavCom Broadcast Date: Thursday, June 5, 2014 Moderator: Alan Cameron, Group Publisher, GPS World & Geospatial Solutions Speakers: Steve Ault, Product Manager, NavCom Technology Inc.; John Pottle, Fellow, Institute of Engineering Technology and Royal Institute of Navigation; Philip Mattos, R&D scientist for several GNSS companies; Paul Benshoof,... read more

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Say Goodbye Proprietary GPS Devices, Hello TerraGo Edge

July 15, 2016By

Broadcast date: Thursday, May 28, 2015 Sponsor: TerraGo Moderator: Alan Cameron, Editor-In-Chief and Publisher, GPS World Speaker: Michael Gundling, Vice President of Product Management, TerraGo Summary: Say goodbye to expensive, single-use GPS handheld devices. That’s not the way it works anymore. TerraGo Edge replaces single-use GPS handheld devices and enables mobile workers and field crews to easily collect field data, share that data with... read more

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Movie preview: ‘The Night GPS Failed’

July 13, 2016By
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Editor-in-Chief and Group Publisher Alan Cameron gives a preview for a fictitious movie he devised called "The Night GPS Failed," based on the true story "What Happens If GPS Fails." read more

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Timing in Mission-Critical Systems

June 17, 2016By

Broadcast Date: March 31, 2016 On-Demand Available Until: March 31, 2017 Sponsor: Microsemi Summary: You’ll hear from our expert speaker panel about real-life timing challenges in mission-critical applications, such as satellite and military communications, test ranges and radar; time transfer accuracy and stability via GPS or PTP; and what technologies to look for in your next-generation instrument class clock to... read more

BYOD GPS Gets Real: Lessons Learned with the New Rules of GPS Data Collection

June 17, 2016By

Broadcast Date: April 14, 2016 On-Demand Available Until: April 14, 2017 Sponsor: TerraGo Summary: Our expert speaker panel examines how five organizations from five industries (oil & gas, engineering, water utility, transportation and natural resources) made the switch from GPS handhelds to smartphones and tablets for their field data collection needs. Speakers: Michael Gundling and Bryan Burns, TerraGo read more

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Prince’s death highlights 911 location issues

June 9, 2016By

By Tracy Cozzens Managing Editor Prince’s death on April 21 highlights a fatal flaw in the United States’ antiquated 911 emergency system. When you call from cell phone, 911 doesn’t automatically know where you are. 911 often can’t determine the location of an emergency, even when the call for help comes from a GPS-equipped smartphone. Often the 911 operator can only... read more

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