Anchorage, Alaska, USA, August 2006- DAT/EM Systems International, a developer of digital mapping software, has released SUMMIT EVOLUTION software, Version 3.8.

In preparation of a new LiDAR management product, SUMMIT EVOLUTION V3.8 includes a few utilities that currently exist as stand-alone modules. These are installed with SUMMIT EVOLUTION and may be used to read points or create images from LiDAR data.

SUMMIT EVOLUTION Version 3.8 is available for download from DAT/EM's website. For more information please review Release 3.8 Product Notes athttp://www.datem.comor email us

DAT/EM Systems International, an Anchorage, Alaska-basedcompany has developed photogrammetric software since 1985. DAT/EM specializes in 3D stereo viewing andfeature data collection software. Its products include theSUMMIT EVOLUTIONdigital stereoplotterand DAT/EMSTEREO CAPTURE, whichallows stereoplotters to digitize directly into AutoCAD,MicroStation,and ArcGIS. DAT/EM also offers certified technicians,service and installation of analytical stereoplotters. The company's web site can be found at