Gardiner, Maine – D Blue Marble Geographics announces the release of the Geographic Calculator 7.2 via the Blue Marble Desktop 1.1, the all-in-one geospatial data management platform for Blue Marble’s popular data transformation tools. This release features two major functionality enhancements available with the purchase of a Geographic Calculator 7.2 license: multi-vector file translation and ESRI Spatial Database support. Whether you are working with coordinate, vector, or raster data the Blue Marble Desktop allows you to address your data conversion challenges in the same application interface. Blue Marble’s geospatial data manipulation and conversion solutions are used worldwide by thousands of GIS analysts at software companies, universities, oil and gas companies, civil engineering, surveying, technology, enterprise GIS groups, government and military organizations.
With the release of
Calculator 7.2, Blue Marble has rolled up the entire functionality of the
Geographic Translator into the Geographic Calculator’s map file conversion
tab. Now with the purchase of a
Geographic Calculator license Blue Marble customers can translate between over
twenty various vector, CAD, and ASCII formats.
Support for new vector formats include: KML, GML (simple features), DXF,
DWG, DGN, DLG, E00, GEN, SDTS, S-57, TIGER Line (legacy format), and much more.
Geographic Calculator also features a major upgrade to the ESRI Extension
tool. Users can now work with the
Calculator ESRI Extension in the Arc Tool Box or ArcMap. The new Arc Tool Box features read and write
support for ESRI Personal and Arc SDE Databases.
The Blue Marble Desktop 1.1
also features a new Geodetic Datasource View tool to streamline administrative
set up of the datasource, dramatically simpler filtering of the datasource
view, new viewer tools for changing the appearance of vector files in the
display, and the ability to import custom datum transformation parameters from
ESRI GTF files. Additionally, Desktop 1.1
is now compatible with EPSG database 6.18.
“The Geographic Calculator
now handles a variety of file format translations with the world’s most
flexible and powerful coordinate system tools,” stated Blue Marble President
Patrick Cunningham. “With the support for
ESRI spatial databases through the Calculator and the raster capabilities of
the Transformer, the Blue Marble Desktop is a “must have” for any GIS
Learn more atwww.bluemarblegeo.com
Blue Marble Geographics Announces Geographic Calculator 7.2
December 4, 2008