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Hexagon acquires mobile app company Catavolt

May 15, 2017By

Hexagon, a global provider of information technology solutions, has acquired Catavolt, a U.S.-based mobile app platform provider. Catavolt, founded in 2009 with headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia, offers an end-to-end platform for mobile application development and delivery, secure cloud orchestration and edge computing (real-time). Catavolt’s team of experts are highly skilled in cloud and mobile technologies as well as enterprise software... read more

GeoMax updates Zenith35 Pro firmware

February 8, 2017By

GeoMax has updated the firmware on its Zenith35 Pro GNSS receiver, which was introduced in November 2016. The update is for NovAtel’s OEM7 Measurement Engine built into the receivers. Update OM7MR0102SN0005 addresses a real-time kinematic (RTK)-network connection issue preventing reception of corrections when connecting to selected NTRIP networks in some countries. Note that the receiver’s onboard firmware version remains unchanged at... read more

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Hexagon and Huawei partner to deliver smart city solutions

December 9, 2015By

Hexagon AB has entered a strategic partnership with Huawei, an information and communications technology (ICT) company, to deliver smart city solutions. With most of the world’s population living in cities, safety and infrastructure challenges are at an all-time high. Hexagon and Huawei are working together to meet this global challenge by integrating Huawei’s communications hardware with Hexagon’s safety and infrastructure software solutions. The combined... read more

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Hexagon Takes Top Honors in the Wichmann Innovations Award

October 14, 2015By

The top Wichmann Innovations Award has been given to the Leica Geosystems Pegasus:Backpack, a wearable reality-capture technology that combines five high-dynamic cameras and two lidar profilers within an ultra-light and ergonomic carbon-fiber chassis. Leica Geosystems is a brand of Hexagon. Companies from around the globe submitted products and applications to participate in the awards, which were presented by publisher Wichmann Verlag at the INTERGEO trade... read more

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INTERGEO Conference in Stuttgart Focuses on Future

June 3, 2015By

The conference program and registration for INTERGEO 2015 are now live. Register before July 31 to benefit from the early-bird booking rate. The conference will open with keynote speeches by Chris Cappelli (Esri Inc.) on “The Age of the Location Platform: How Mapping and GIS are Transforming the Work Environment” and Prof. Georg Gartner (TU Wien, Vienna University of Applied Sciences), president of... read more

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HxGN LIVE: Hexagon’s International Conference

June 1, 2015By

Hexagon’s annual international conference, HxGN LIVE, brings together Hexagon’s global brand network, customers and partners to exchange ideas and explore the latest trends in geospatial and industrial technologies. The 2015 event will be held June 1-4 in Las Vegas. HxGN LIVE will host the latest technologies, exclusive presentations by industry experts, hands-on training, keynotes from today’s thought leaders and networking opportunities with... read more

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Hexagon Acquires iLab for Smart Agriculture

June 2, 2014By

Hexagon AB, a global provider of design, measurement and visualization technologies, has acquired iLab Sistemas, a provider of planning and optimization solutions for the agro business sector, with special focus in the sugar and ethanol industries. iLab will, together with Arvus and Leica Agriculture, form the backbone of Hexagon’s Smart Agriculture Solution. Headquartered in Ribeirão Preto, Brazil, iLab takes advantage... read more

Hexagon Acquires Drone-Maker Aibotix

February 20, 2014By

Hexagon, a global provider of design, measurement and visualization solutions, has acquired Aibotix, a manufacturer of intelligent multicopter systems for high-efficiency aerial applications. Headquartered in Kassel, Germany, Aibotix is the maker of Aibot X6, a new generation of vertical takeoff and landing unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). Intelligent, autonomous and safe, the multi-rotor platform is designed to suit the needs of... read more