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INSPIRE 2017 Conference Programme Available

The programme for the INSPIRE 2017 Conference, "INSPIRE a digital Europe: Thinking out of the box" has been published.  The conference programme includes 2 days of worksh... (read more)

Global Mapper Chosen for UAV Imagery Processing

US, Colorado-based DroneMapper has selected Global Mapper to perform the bulk of its data processing workflows. The company employs the software’s 2D and 3D visualisatio... (read more)

INTERGEO – Bridge To A Digital Future

When geo IT experts from the worlds of business and science sat down together at a roundtable for INTERGEO and got talking, they put together a picture of geo IT’s signi... (read more)

URISA Board Candidates Announced

URISA’s Leadership Development Committee recently presented its recommended slate of candidates to the URISA Board of Directors. The Board approved the slate, listed bel... (read more)

Digital Preservation of the UK’s Topographic Heritage

thinkWhere has gone live with a system that will deliver tangible benefits for the 6 UK Legal Deposit Libraries (LDLs). The new system will help ensure the LDLs can grow the n... (read more)

Wirral Council Migrates Existing Corporate GIS to Cadcorp

Wirral Council joins Warrington, Sefton and Halton Borough Councils in selecting Cadcorp for intranet and internet web mapping capabilities. At Wirral Council, geographical in... (read more)

Airbus Global Elevation Data Added to ArcGIS

Airbus Defence and Space WorldDEM4Ortho elevation data is soon to be part of the growing ArcGIS Online Living Atlas of the World. Covering the entire earth's land surface, thi... (read more)

Boundless and Mapbox Partner to Deliver Global Content

Boundless has announced a strategic partnership with Mapbox, the location data and mapping platform for developers. Through this partnership, Boundless customers can now... (read more)

MAPSearch Launches ENvision Solar

MAPSearch has launched their online mapping platform ENvision which enables users to locate, display, and analyse energy infrastructure using the same data licensed to their G... (read more)

Bluesky Launches Nationwide Map of Building Heights

Aerial mapping company Bluesky has launched the first UK nationwide map providing accurate height measurement for around 40 million buildings. Created from a combination of re... (read more)
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