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Storing GIS Applications in the Public Cloud

Spatial data is implicitly storage-intensive, and therein lies the rub, to paraphrase Shakespeare. 

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GSI Scout Helps Utilities Assess Storm Damage

New software solution can cut recovery time and cost

New software solution can cut recovery time and cost

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Sunny Outlook for Surveying in the Cloud

 Thanks to huge strides in GNSS-enabled equipment, jobsite efficiencies continue to soar on both the survey and construction fronts. But until recently, the flow of real-time information and job-critical data between the office and personnel in the field have simply not kept pace with those onsite advances. But companies such as Sisemore Weisz & Associates (SW&A), which recently marked the one-year anniversary employing Topcon’s MAGNET Enterprise suite, are changing that—in a big way.  

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Trimble Releases TerraFlex Software, Cloud Services

 Sunnyvale, Calif.-based Trimble introduced TerraFlex, a software and services platform to manage data collection activities for geospatial projects. Trimble TerraFlex helps managers maintain control of the flow of geo-enabled field data. 

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Graebert Partners with Esri, Releases Maps Plug-In for DraftSight

Graebert GmbH, a developer of custom CAD software, solutions and services and the co-developer of DraftSight, the 2D CAD drafting product from Dassault Systèmes, announced the release of a plug-in that integrates the Esri ArcGIS Online mapping platform with DraftSight.

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Autodesk Launches Autodesk BIM 360 Glue

Autodesk launched Autodesk BIM 360 Glue, a cloud-based Building Information Modeling (BIM) solution.

Autodesk launched Autodesk BIM 360 Glue, a cloud-based BIM solution.

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ArcGIS Online and the Cloud

Since we began our Surveying GIS journey more than 10 years ago--exploring both the potential and value of Geographic Information Systems to surveyors--much has changed.
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Surveying GIS: The Power of the Cloud

“Hey you, get on my cloud!” That seems to be a very popular buzz line these days, especially in the corporate information technology community. The term cloud computing uses the word “cloud” as a metaphor for the Internet--sort of.
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GIS in the Cloud

Collaboration, education and cloud computing were key themes at the 2010 Esri Survey and Engineering GIS Summit.
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HxGN Live

More than 3,500 attendees from more than 70 countries attended HxGN Live, the annual Hexagon AB user conference, at the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas on June 3-6. About 450 keynotes and panel discussions were held, and several companies from around the world exhibited their geospatial products. Here are a few snapshots from the event.


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2015 January

In this January 2015 issue of POB, we take a look at integrated technologies that provide real-time 3D measurements of a Brisbane construction site.

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Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS)

With the unmanned aerial system (UAS) presence growing in surveying, you will in 2015:
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