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Abbie Beckford, Customer Relations and Marketing Manager at Socium, shares insight about the new launch and what the benefits of this cloud based online data validation and management services are. Having confidence in spatial data is vital to organisations that rely on it for making business critical decisions and with […]
Always interesting are the predictions that pundits have for the future of GIS. I’ve started to collect GIS predictions and list them here. The GIS predictions for the future are listed by the year in reverse chronological order. The Future of GIS is in the Cloud Digital Map Products, a […]
Google makes its foray into the GeoCloud with Earth Builder. From Google’s LatLong blog: Google Earth Builder is an Enterprise mapping platform powered by Google’s cloud technology. We’ve built Google Earth Builder with the idea that any organization with their own mapping data – be it terabytes of imagery or […]
Cartography 2.0 is a new site with the purpose of providing up-to-date information about web mapping technologies. The site authors seeks to provide an extensive knowledge base that will help answer the question, “What’s the important stuff I need to know about making great on-demand/interactive maps?” The site is edited […]
A new geospatial term has been popping up on the Internet lately: the GeoCloud. Carl Reed, Chief Technology Officer in the July 2008 OGC newsletter (Chief Technology Officer’s Message: The Cloud) defines cloud computing: The term “cloud” comes from the fact that we have all used the cloud symbol to represent the […]