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'Use open source software for GIS mapping' - The Hindu

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Mon, 2017-02-27 19:36

'Use open source software for GIS mapping'
The Hindu
Open sourcing of data for Geographical Information System (GIS) mapping will create a huge potential for employment and transparency in administration, secretary of OSGEO-India V. Ravi Kumar has said. Proprietary software for GIS costs up to Rs. .30 lakh.

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Transforming Malta's spatial data infrastructure - Times of Malta

Google SDI search - Sun, 2017-02-26 05:58

Times of Malta

Transforming Malta's spatial data infrastructure
Times of Malta
Malta will soon embark on a €7 million project which will seek to develop and implement a national spatial data infrastructure which will bring Malta to the forefront of geo-spatial technology. The project, which is being spearheaded by the Planning ...

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Intermap Announces Equity Rights Offering and Updates SDI Contract Status - Yahoo Finance

Google SDI search - Fri, 2017-02-24 09:04

Intermap Announces Equity Rights Offering and Updates SDI Contract Status
Yahoo Finance
DENVER , Feb. 24, 2017 /CNW/ - Intermap (IMP.TO), (ITMSF:BB), a leading geospatial intelligence Corporation, confirmed today that it plans to proceed with an equity rights offering for gross proceeds of up to US$6,000,000 (the "Rights Offering") as ...

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OGC invites you to the Arctic Spatial Data Pilot demonstration - DirectionsMag.com

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Thu, 2017-02-23 10:13

OGC invites you to the Arctic Spatial Data Pilot demonstration
DirectionsMag.com
The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) invites members and the public to attend the OGC Arctic Spatial Data Pilot demonstration online or in-person on the 15th March 2017 at the USGS in Reston, Virginia. The OGC Arctic Spatial Data Pilot (Arctic SDP) ...

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Top tips: Making the most of mapping data - Spatial Source

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Tue, 2017-02-21 17:12

Spatial Source

Top tips: Making the most of mapping data
Spatial Source
Organisations should also consider compliance to industry or legislative standards such as the Open Geospatial Consortium that looks to “geo-enable” the Web, wireless and location-based services and mainstream IT or the European INSPIRE Directive, ...

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Cartografia per l'Emergenza - Rivista GEOmedia (Comunicati Stampa)

Google SDI search - Tue, 2017-02-21 03:51

Cartografia per l'Emergenza
Rivista GEOmedia (Comunicati Stampa)
È necessario che il paese crei una SDI (Spatial Data Infrastructure, anche denominata Infrastruttura di Dati Territoriali) accessibile a tutti gli addetti ai lavori, soprattutto in caso di emergenze naturali.

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OGC is seeking data and services for Testbed 13's mass migration scenario - GISuser.com (press release)

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Sun, 2017-02-19 13:17

OGC is seeking data and services for Testbed 13's mass migration scenario
GISuser.com (press release)
15 February 2017: As part of the Open Geospatial Consortium's (OGC®) Testbed 13, the OGC is requesting information to identify, assess, and gather the current state and available geospatial data and services about the Europe and Middle East regions ...

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OGC is seeking data and services for Testbed 13's mass migration scenario - DirectionsMag.com

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Wed, 2017-02-15 14:17

OGC is seeking data and services for Testbed 13's mass migration scenario
DirectionsMag.com
15 February 2017: As part of the Open Geospatial Consortium's (OGC®) Testbed 13, the OGC is requesting information to identify, assess, and gather the current state and available geospatial data and services about the Europe and Middle East regions ...

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Last chance for members rates to Locate17 and Digital Earth - Spatial Source

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Tue, 2017-02-14 18:02

Spatial Source

Last chance for members rates to Locate17 and Digital Earth
Spatial Source
Among the program highlights is a panel discussion by the Surveyor Generals of the various states and territories of Australia, as well as international presentations from the likes of what3words, Esri, the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC), Oracle, the ...

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Spatial planner to head urban planning, policy - UIC News

Google SDI search - Tue, 2017-02-14 13:12

UIC News

Spatial planner to head urban planning, policy
UIC News
She holds editorial board member posts with the Urban and Regional Information Systems Association Journal, International Journal of Spatial Data Infrastructure, and the Journal of Urban Management and Territorium. She is an associate editor of the ...

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OGC Invites Expertise on Underground Maps and ... - SpatialNews - Spatial News (press release)

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Mon, 2017-02-13 19:48

OGC Invites Expertise on Underground Maps and ... - SpatialNews
Spatial News (press release)
The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) is requesting information from interested parties to inform a Concept Development Study (CDS) that will assess the ...

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OGC invites expertise on underground maps and models - DirectionsMag.com

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Mon, 2017-02-13 12:47

OGC invites expertise on underground maps and models
DirectionsMag.com
The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) is requesting information from interested parties to inform a Concept Development Study (CDS) that will assess the current state and future direction of information standards for modelling, mapping, and managing ...

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Multi-purpose ENCs for Ports - Hydro International

Google SDI search - Mon, 2017-02-13 09:44

Hydro International

Multi-purpose ENCs for Ports
Hydro International
A maritime infrastructure is based on best practice data management principles and because much of the data that a port handles has a spatial context, it can be referred to as a Spatial Data Infrastructure (SDI), operating at an enterprise level. The ...

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APAC Geographic Information System (GIS) Market to Exhibit 10.73% CAGR 2016-2020 as use of GIS in Marketing ... - TechAnnouncer (press release) (registration) (blog)

Google SDI search - Mon, 2017-02-13 05:50

APAC Geographic Information System (GIS) Market to Exhibit 10.73% CAGR 2016-2020 as use of GIS in Marketing ...
TechAnnouncer (press release) (registration) (blog)
What goes beyond the geographic information system is the spatial data infrastructure, a special concept that has no restrictive boundaries. GIS applications are programs that allow people to create interactive queries, analyze information, edit ...

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Maya Angelou: And I Still Rise Screening February 21 - KTTZ

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Thu, 2017-02-09 10:33

KTTZ

Maya Angelou: And I Still Rise Screening February 21
KTTZ
... enhance long-term scientific capacity around the world, and foster youth leadership. Capitalizing on web-based open geospatial technologies, our mission is to cultivate a generation of young leaders to create resilient communities and to define ...

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PA to embark on a €7 million project to transport Malta's spatial data infrastructure - Malta Independent Online

Google SDI search - Thu, 2017-02-09 05:54

Malta Independent Online

PA to embark on a €7 million project to transport Malta's spatial data infrastructure
Malta Independent Online
Malta will soon embark on a €7 million project which will seek to develop and implement a national spatial data infrastructure which will bring Malta to the forefront of geo-spatial technology. The project which is being spearheaded by the Planning ...

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Six Core Principles for Maximizing the Value of Mapping Data - DirectionsMag.com

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Wed, 2017-02-08 04:49

Six Core Principles for Maximizing the Value of Mapping Data
DirectionsMag.com
Organizations should also consider compliance to industry or legislative standards such as the Open Geospatial Consortium that looks to "geo-enable" the Web, wireless and location-based services and mainstream ITor the European INSPIRE Directive, ...

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OGC to initiate Phase 1 Development of Interoperability Standards for Underground Infrastructure Data - DirectionsMag.com

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Tue, 2017-02-07 09:53

OGC to initiate Phase 1 Development of Interoperability Standards for Underground Infrastructure Data
DirectionsMag.com
The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) is pleased to announce that the Fund for the City of New York and its sister organization, the National Center for Civic Innovation, has made a $25,000 grant to the OGC. These funds, along with contributions from ...

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OGC Calls for Participation in Testbed 13 Part 2 ESA Threads - Exploitation Platform, and invites all interested ... - DirectionsMag.com

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Mon, 2017-02-06 15:47

OGC Calls for Participation in Testbed 13 Part 2 ESA Threads - Exploitation Platform, and invites all interested ...
DirectionsMag.com
6 February 2017: The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) invites interested organizations to respond to Part 2 - ESA Thematic Exploitation Platform. The overall Testbed 13 Call for Participation (CFP) is provided in two parts, a general call referred to ...

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Interview with Aidan Mercer, Bentley Systems - GIM International (press release) (subscription) (blog)

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Wed, 2017-02-01 16:08

GIM International (press release) (subscription) (blog)

Interview with Aidan Mercer, Bentley Systems
GIM International (press release) (subscription) (blog)
Bentley is a platinum member of Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC), so we are committed to ensuring the software we provide is open. It's true that we see a very wide-ranging use based on the requirements of each region, and levels of mapping maturity ...

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