The gathering at the Esri Senior Executive Seminar is not about the "big ideas" but "big accomplishments." The individuals that are invited to attend this session are those that "do," the champions of GIS projects that have successfully implemented the "big ideas."
There's a new innovation competition - the GMES Masters. The European Earth Monitoring Competition calls for new ideas and services making the best use of earth observation data from Europe's flagship programme on global monitoring for environment and security.
Microsoft has selected Esri to participate in the Microsoft Technology Center (MTC) Alliance Partner program. Esri’s flagship ArcGIS software will be demonstrated in MTC Envisioning Centers worldwide as part of the Strategy Briefing offering. These geographic information system (GIS) tools will also be available to Microsoft prospects and customers to use during Proof of Concepts workshops.
Leica Geosystems announces the release of a new Zeno GIS family member – the Leica Zeno GG02 plus, a versatile cm accurate GNSS SmartAntenna combining dual-frequency GPS and optional GLONASS support. With the ever increasing demand for high-accuracy GIS, the new Leica Zeno GG02 plus and a Zeno field controller (Zeno 10/15 and CS10/15 GIS), deliver centimeter accuracy positioning even in difficult environments. In addition, Leica Zeno Connect and new versions of Zeno Field v2.0 and Zeno Office v2.0 are released.
Esri UK has announced its GIS Vision Award winners for 2011. The winners were announced at Esri UK’s Annual Conference, which attracted over 500 public and private sector professionals to the two day event on 16th and 17thMay.
Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the company dedicated to providing comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure, announced that it is accepting entries for the 2011 Be Inspired Awards competition.
iXSurvey is a multinational company with offices in Australia, France and the UK that specialises in the measurement and understanding of the physical, chemical and biological marine environment. The company’s experienced and talented team of surveyors carries out a vast range of sea surveys, studies and investigations for clients around the World.
ArcPad 10.0.2, the latest version of Esri's feature-rich mobile GIS software application, now makes field mapping and data collection even easier. The new release extends customization options and annotation capabilities, simplifying tasks and increasing access to key geographic data.
Fastrax Ltd., a supplier of high performance GNSS receivers, Software GNSS solutions and tracking systems for location-aware devices, unveiled the Fastrax IT600, including GPS, Russian-based Glonass, Japanese QZSS and SBAS in a single receiver module. In addition to currently supported Global Navigation Satellite Systems, the IT600 is designed to also support other positioning systems such as European-based Galileo and Chinese Compass/Beidou2 in the future.