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GeoWrap: Trimble acquires ISE; Hexagon LIVE Conference and more

Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure launches incident command system application

US: Hexagon has launched a revamped version of its system – an application for managing major incidents and events. The system integrates and coordinates resources, procedures and communications during large-scale emergencies, natural disasters, festivals, sporting events and more…(Read more)

Blue Marble to host two events in concurrence with Esri User Conference

US: Blue Marble Geographics announced to host two events in San Diego during the week of the annual Esri User Conference. The latest stop in the 2017 Blue Marble User Conference (BMUC) series will take place on Thursday, July 13 and a one-day, hands-on LiDAR workshop will be conducted on Friday July 14…(Read more)

Esri’s WhereNext to explore how location technology drives business growth

US: Esri announced the launch of WhereNext, an online resource that provides a revealing look at the role of location in trends such as the Internet of Things (IoT), digital transformation, Big Data analytics, and smart communities…(Read more)

International panel of judges announced for AEC Excellence Awards 2017

US: Autodesk, HP, Construction Dive & Smart Cities Dive have announced a diverse, international panel of Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) industry expert judges for this year’s competition…(Read more)

Trimble acquires ISE to provide fleets with electronic driver logs

US: Trimble has acquired Innovative Software Engineering (ISE), an engineering and systems integration firm that delivers innovative, end-to-end Internet of Things (IoT) and telematics solutions, enterprise mobility applications, and tailored software solutions…(Read more)

Hexagon LIVE conference kicks off in Las Vegas

US: Hexagon kicked off its annual HxGN LIVE event on Tuesday. The four-day event begins at the Venetian hotel in Las Vegas, USA, will bring together thousands of industry professionals to exchange ideas and explore the latest solutions that are shaping smart change…(Read more)


Interesting map series shows how Britain voted

British elections 2017The United Kingdom went to the polls…again. Following the general election in 2015 and the referendum on the country’s membership in the European Union in 2017, the British electorate had yet another chance to have their say about the country’s future…(Read more)

The fourth industrial revolution – A Genesis

what is fourth industrial revolution? definition and Why is important?We have officially announced about Geospatial World Forum 2018, and the theme is Geo4IR: Geo-enabling the Fourth Industrial Revolution. And it becomes important that we start having interesting content around this topic for our audience from the geospatial community…(Read more)


Antarctica’s Larsen C ice shelf could break off any moment now

Larsen-C-ice-shelf-to-break-any-moment-Crisis looms over Antarctica. The Larsen C ice shelf is hanging by a thread and could break off at any moment now. As documented by scientists at Project MIDAS the speed of the crack has increased dramatically in the past few months…(See here)