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Boundless partners with Global SOF Foundation in detection of global threats

US: Open GIS company, Boundless, has partnered with the Global SOF Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that aims to build and grow an international Special Operations Forces (SOF) network of military, government, commercial and educational stakeholders…(Read more)

Put the ‘Science of Where’ into practice with second edition of Esri’s ArcGIS book

US: A new book from Esri gives mapmakers of all experience levels the know-how and hands-on experience to practice The Science of Where. The ArcGIS Book: 10 Big Ideas about Applying The Science of Where, Second Edition, and its companion website offer…(Read more)

IRDA signs agreement, MoUs to become leading smart region within ASEAN

Malaysia: The Iskandar Regional Development Authority (IRDA) has signed an agreement and three MoUs with key stakeholders for initiatives in research, innovation and urban observatory to set the momentum of digital economy in Iskandar Malaysia. The exchange of the documents between…(Read more)

Honeywell launches UAV industrial inspection service, teams with Intel on innovative offering

US: Honeywell has launched its first commercial unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) inspection service, the Honeywell InView inspection service, to help industrial customers improve critical structure inspections while helping increase employees’ safety from many of the risks associated with…(Read more)

ISRO suspects pyro elements responsible for IRNSS-1H failure

India: Investigating the causes that led to the failure of IRNSS-1H navigation satellite, it appears that ISRO scientists are strongly suspecting the failure of pyro elements for the non-separation of the heat shield of its rocket Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle’s (PSLV) XL variant on Aug 31, according to a senior official…(Read more)

New HERE maps update for Android and iOS just released

US: Navigation application HERE has launched a new update for Android and iOS operating systems. The new update allows you to download the maps offline, easier and faster. This update can benefit you hugely as you are no longer required to re-download the map to see any spatial changes taking place…(Read more)


“There is an explosion in sensors”: Robert Laudati, Harris Geospatial Solutions

In an exclusive interview with Geospatial World, Robert Laudati, Managing Director, Commercial Products, and Solution of Harris Geospatial Solutions says that now we are analyzing and using imagery far more than just base map, with that Laudati believes that there is now an explosion…(Read more)