ESRI's Johnstown Office Expands and Relocates

The Johnstown (PA, USA) satellite office of ESRI continues to grow with its recent move into a larger building. The new offices are home to a team of 14 ESRI project managers and software developers who use current and emerging geospatial tools and technologies to work on a diverse range of challenging, defense-related projects. The larger building will give ESRI the ability to increase the team's size in the future and open a new training center for GIS software users.     The training center, scheduled to open in the second quarter of 2009, will offer introductory and advanced courses... (read more)
2009-01-26 09:39:50

Realistic Air Force Electronic Warfare Simulations

Battlespace Simulations' simulations are used to train every undergraduate electronic warfare officer (EWO) in the United States Air Force. The TatukGIS Developer Kernel (DK) provides the GIS platform for BSI's simulations. Simulation building upon this mature Geographic Information System (GIS) expands the virtual battle space to the entire world, making BSI's simulations useful for operational mission rehearsal as opposed to just a few "canned" training scenarios.   BSI chose the .NET WinForms edition of the TatukGIS DK product for the best combination of GIS capability, price, and performance. The incorporation of the DK has delivered a significant upgrade to BSI's... (read more)
2009-01-05 11:08:51

Capacity-building to Develop Afghan Mining

In Kabul, Afghanistan, a training centre and a demonstration mine have been developed to support the training of mine inspectors from the Ministry of Mines in Afghanistan. The inspectors' training is part of the capacity-building and know-how transfer project ongoing since 2008, in which GAF (Germany) is supporting the set-up and implementation of two departments in the Ministry of Mines: the mines inspectorate and the mining cadastre.     A dedicated team, consisting of senior mining, environmental and mechanical engineers as well as GIS and IT experts, is on site to transfer know-how and to consult.   The newly constructed... (read more)
2012-02-02 01:18:12

AGI 2007: Building a GeoCommunity

The organisers of AGI 2007: Building a GeoCommunity have announced a comprehensive range of hands on workshops as part of this years conference programme. AGI 2007 has already attracted contributions from representatives of Google, Navteq, Oracle, Atkins, The Environment Agency, Metropolitan Police and Zurich together with record ‘early bird' delegate registrations. The Workshop programme will be co-ordinated and managed by Training 4 GIS and will include contributions from Ordnance Survey, Pitney Bowes MapInfo, ESRI (UK) and The GeoInformation Group.   Delegates at AGI 2007: Building a GeoCommunity will be able to reserve places in advance at the hands on training... (read more)
2007-08-03 02:25:00

Creating Custom Web Applications Using ESRI's ArcGIS Server

ESRI (CA, USA) will host an online seminar this month that will help Java developers learn about how to build custom GIS Web applications using ArcGIS Server. Building Applications with ArcGIS Server Using the Java Platform will air on ESRI's Training and Education Web site on 13th December 2007, at 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., and 3:00 p.m. (Pacific standard time).   This seminar is designed for experienced Java developers. People unfamiliar with ArcGIS Server will benefit from watching the free training seminar, What's New in ArcGIS Server at 9.2, at   ArcGIS Server provides a rich Application Developer Framework... (read more)
2007-12-04 09:15:01

Free Internet Seminar from ESRI

Administrators can learn how to better manage ArcGIS Server by tuning in to an upcoming Web seminar that provides an overview of the product's architecture along with related data access and security information. ArcGIS Server Setup and Administration will air on ESRI's Training and Education Web site at on 28th February 2008, at 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., and 3:00 p.m. (Pacific standard time).   People unfamiliar with ArcGIS Server will benefit from first watching the free training seminar, What's New in ArcGIS Server at 9.2, at ArcGIS Server provides many ways to build and deploy a true server-based geographic... (read more)
2008-02-19 10:21:02

Seismic Processing & Imaging Centre

CGGVeritas has inaugurated a new open Processing & Imaging center in Muscat, Oman at a ceremony attended by clients and a delegation from the Omani Ministry of Oil & Gas. The new centre complements the company’s activity in the country and offers clients access to the latest processing and imaging technology and services.     Tailored to address the geologic challenges of the region, services are focused on the CGGVeritas 3D land seismic portfolio, including ultra high-resolution wide-azimuth technologies.   The centre also operates as a CGGVeritas University training centre, developing and delivering training initiatives with the Sultan Qaboos University,... (read more)
2011-04-15 01:26:00

Photogrammetric Production Projects Contest

Racurs, Russia, is organising a contest among PHOTOMOD Lite users. PHOTOMOD Lite is a free software package which has all the features of PHOTOMOD digital photogrammetric system. There are two categories: 'Education with PHOTOMOD Lite' and 'Users' PHOTOMOD Lite Test Projects'. PHOTOMOD Lite allows exploring wide-ranging possibilities of the PHOTOMOD system and performance of test projects with the user’s data. PHOTOMOD Lite is an excellent solution for realisation of scientific and educational projects and can be used for training of engineers and students. Prizes for the Education with PHOTOMOD Lite category are: Main prize: PHOTOMOD full local license Second prize: a... (read more)
2012-05-15 12:00:00

Acute3D Signs Partnership with Techni Drone

Acute3D is has agreed on a partnership with Techni Drone, a French company which trains people to become UAS remote pilots. With this partnership, Techni Drone and Acute3D aim to meet the needs of professional markets which require accurate 3D models for inspection applications. To reach this goal, both companies want to raise awareness among UAS operators about the importance of good imagery acquisition. A new training programme will be offered from December by Techni Drone with courses dealing with photo acquisition and automatic 3D mapping from photos. Smart3DCapture Advanced, the automatic 3D mapping software developed by Acute3D and dedicated... (read more)
2014-10-02 09:38:10

Learn to Publish KML Services with ArcGIS Server 9.3

An upcoming Internet seminar hosted by ESRI (CA, USA) will teach GIS professionals how to author, publish, and use Keyhole Markup Language (KML) services using ArcGIS Server 9.3.   Publishing KML Services with ArcGIS Server 9.3 will air on ESRI's Training and Education Web site at on w20th March 2008, at 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., and 3:00 p.m. (Pacific daylight time).   ArcGIS Server 9.3 will be released later this year and will provide rich support for KML and enhancements for creating and working with KML services.   For more information about this free live training seminar and upcoming classes,... (read more)
2008-03-17 01:26:30
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