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ERDAS announces its participation at the Incident Management Summit, September 11-12, 2008 at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam in the Netherlands. Vincent Dessard, Senior Vice President Business Development, ERDAS, will be a speaker discussing “Interoperability Provided by the OGC/ISO Standards.”
ESRI's ArcGIS Business Analyst 9.3 desktop software is now available. The new release, which was developed based on client feedback, includes a set of general enhancements to the reports, analysis, trade area, and territory design tools. These applications will now fulfill the analysis requirements of businesses, organizations, and government agencies of all sizes that must provide solid answers to location-related site selection and marketing questions. Other improvements include streamlined software installation and better documentation.
GeoEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: GEOY),announced a slip in the launch of its GeoEye-1 satellite from Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. While the launch vehicle and satellite are on the pad and ready for a launch later this week, United Launch Alliance (ULA) advised the Company today that Hurricane Hanna's projected path off the east coast of Florida has impacted the availability of certified Delta II launch specialists available to travel to VAFB to support the GeoEye-1 launch. ULA is currently planning the launch for no earlier than September 7 and is taking all of the steps necessary to support this date. GeoEye will announce a new date as soon as it is confirmed by our launch provider.
Infotech Enterprises America Announces an Extended Relationship through Intergraph’s Synergy Program
Infotech Enterprises America, Inc., a global GIS enterprise, has entered into a long term agreement with Intergraph’s Registered Solutions Center (RSC). The RSC is one of Intergraph’s Synergy membership programs, with a focus on assisting Infotech build long term client relationships based on providing technical expertise and reliable support for the implementation of business solutions. This program brings extreme value, offering Infotech access to the latest G/Technology applications and software while supporting Intergraph’s GIS software products. As a partner and provider to Intergraph for over 17 years, Infotech is excited to continue the relationship supporting Intergraph’s software technology.
Jenoptik-subsidiary Jena-Optronik provides with five multi-spectral imagers the payload of this unique earth observation mission.
Spatial Technology of Sweden has extended its presence in the UK with the launch of Spatial Technology (UK). A provider of leading edge spatial data warehouse solutions and web based geographical information systems (GIS), Spatial Technology already has a number of UK local authorities as customers and a key emergency service.
Blue Marble Geographics (www.bluemarblegeo.com) has released Geographic Transformer 6.0, which contains the most powerful raster transformation tools available today. This major version upgrade is now driven by the same XML based GeoCalc data source found in Geographic Calculator 7.1.
Following on from last year’s highly successful inaugural event, Autodesk User Group International (AUGI) is holding its second AUGI Design Academy. This two-day training and networking conference for users of Autodesk 2D and 3D design software will take place at the Novotel London West, London from 25 to 26 September 2008. The event is designed to help Autodesk users maximise their investment in the technology, discuss best practices and provide opportunities to learn from experts and others in their industry.
GeoEye-1 Satellite Launch to be Broadcast on the Internet GeoEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: GEOY), a provider of satellite, aerial and geospatial information, announced the launch of the world's highest resolution, commercial Earth-imaging satellite is scheduled for Sept. 4, 2008, from Space Launch Complex-2 at Vandenberg Air Force Base (VAFB), California.