June, 2011


GIS Learning

GIS News: ERDAS Plugin for ArcGIS, New World Map Edition

GIS News: ERDAS Plugin for ArcGIS, New World Map Edition

The latest geospatial industry news includes software announcements from ERDAS, SuperGeo, PCI Geomatics, and Esri.  GfK Geomarketing announces new world data, and Geosparc will be hosting technology sessions at FOSS4G. ERDAS ERDAS announces the release of new version of ECW Plug-in for ArcGIS Desktop. The ERDAS ECW/JP2 SDK plug-in provides a […]

GIS Learning

GIS News: OGC Seeks Comments, GISCI Endorses the Department of Labor's  Geospatial Technology Competency Model

GIS News: OGC Seeks Comments, GISCI Endorses the Department of Labor's Geospatial Technology Competency Model

Announcements from IDV Solutions, GISCI, OGC, SuperGeo, 1Spatial, PolicyMap, Safe Software, and RapidEye make up today’s geospatial industry news. IDV Solutions IDV Solutions, maker of Visual Fusion business intelligence software, will present a webinar, “Success Stories for Global Security & Asset Management in SharePoint,” on Thursday, June 30, 2011, from […]

GIS Learning

GIS News: Map of the Month from GfK GeoMarketing, ESRI Canada's Flex Tools for MASAS

GIS News: Map of the Month from GfK GeoMarketing, ESRI Canada's Flex Tools for MASAS

The OGC has announced its new board of directors in today’s geospatial news roundup.  GfK GeoMarketing has a new map of the month detailing retail spending as a share of private spending, SuperGeo has released SuperGIS Mobile Tour 3.0 for Android, and ESRI Canada has released ESRI Flex Tools for MASAS, and […]

Maps and Cartography

Conservation Mapping Competition Winners

Conservation Mapping Competition Winners

Esri and SCGIS jointly announced the winner of the International Conservation Mapping Competition. Andrew DiMatteo, cartographer at the State of the World’s Sea Turtles (SWOT) project and associate in research at Duke University, is the grand prize winner in the International Conservation Mapping Competition. DiMatteo’s map, Worldwide Green Turtle Nesting Sites 2011, […]

GIS Learning

GIS News:  Online Native Plant Center, Esri Appoints New Chief Scientist, Image of the Week

GIS News: Online Native Plant Center, Esri Appoints New Chief Scientist, Image of the Week

The latest geospatial news includes an announcement from Esri on its new Chief Scientist, the launching of an online Native Plant Center by Image Matters, and press releases from Topcon, ESRI Canada, Merrick, and Cityworks.  Lastly, ESA’s image of the week is from Alaska’s Yukon Delta. Esri Ocean scientist, geographer, and geographic […]