ERDAS Announces Sun Solaris Support for Image Web Server 8.5

April 29, 2008 -- Norcross, GA -- ERDAS announces that Image Web Server (IWS) 8.5 is now supported on the Sun Solaris (x86) operating system. IWS is a high-speed, specialized server application that efficiently distributes large volumes of geospatial image data. IWS solves the infrastructure congestion problems associated with deploying large amounts of image data, empowering users to quickly access the information they need.

Sun Solaris delivers a high level of performance, stability and security. Sun Solaris spans the entire enterprise: the Web tier, the data warehouse and the most demanding technical software applications.

Recently released, IWS 8.5 provides online image processing of images, transforms and mosaics. This new technology allows the serving of different versions of the same image to desktop, web or server applications. These “virtual images” minimize the duplication of data across the enterprise, ensuring faster deployment of processed images. Users can now automatically receive scale dependent images from Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) compliant Web Mapping Services (WMS), specific to their view. The client application delivers the image for the scale needed, optimizing viewing performance for clients using the WMS protocol. IWS 8.5 also provides greater compatibility and flexibility by including over 3200 predefined coordinate systems, 1100 datum shifts and 50+ mathematical projections, local and global vertical datums.

“We are excited that IWS 8.5 is now available to our customers using the Sun Solaris operating system,” said Mladen Stojic, Senior Vice President, Product Management and Marketing, ERDAS. “A versatile solution, IWS allows massive amounts of imagery to be delivered over the Internet, and to be consumed in a variety of desktop or web applications.”

To learn more about IWS please visit www.erdas.com. In addition, ERDAS is offering Huge Images? Too Many Users? No Problem!, a free webinar highlighting IWS on Wednesday, May 7. This webinar will be at 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. (EDT).

To register for the 11 a.m. webinar: https://erdas.webex.com/erdas/j.php?ED=104527757&RG=1&UID=0  

To register for the 8 p.m. webinar https://erdas.webex.com/erdas/j.php?ED=104527777&RG=1&UID=0  

About ERDAS

ERDAS – The Earth to Business Company – helps organizations harness the information of the changing earth for greater advantage.

ERDAS creates geospatial business systems that transform our earth’s data into business information, enabling individuals, businesses and public agencies to quickly access, manage, process and share that information from anywhere.

Using secure geospatial information, ERDAS solutions improve employee, customer and partner visibility to information, enabling them to respond faster and collaborate better. It also means better decision-making, increased productivity and new revenue streams.

ERDAS is a part of the Hexagon Group, Sweden. For more information about ERDAS or its products and services, please call +1 770 776 3400, toll free +1 866 534 2286, or visit www.erdas.com.

Contact:

Jason Sims
ERDAS, Inc.
Marketing Communications Specialist
5051 Peachtree Corners Circle,
Suite 100, Norcross, GA 30092
Phone: +1 770 776 3400 or +1 866 534 2286
E-mail: Email Contact




Review Article Be the first to review this article
HP

Trimble Catalyst

Featured Video
Jobs
Imagery Analyst for ARA at Albuquerque, NM -1229, NM
Database Specialist for MDA Information Systems LLC at Gaithersburg, MD
Data Scientist for University of Utah at Salt Lake City, UT
Sr. GIS Technical Analyst for Southern California Edison SCE Transmission and Distribution Organization at Rosemead, CA
Inside Sales for SolidCAM at Newtown, PA
Project Architect for LAMBERT Architecture and Interiors at Winston-Salem, NC
Upcoming Events
10th Coastal Altimetry Workshop at Florence Italy - Feb 21 - 24, 2017
2017 GIS/CAMA Technologies Conference at Chattanooga Convention Center Chattanooga Tennessee - Mar 6 - 9, 2017
IGTF 2017 ASPRS Annual Meeting 2017 at Marriot Waterfront Baltimore Baltimore MD - Mar 11 - 17, 2017
MAPPS Federal Programs Conference at Sheraton Hall Silver Spring Maryland - Mar 13 - 15, 2017
Teledyne:
xponential2017



Internet Business Systems © 2017 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
595 Millich Dr., Suite 216, Campbell, CA 95008
+1 (408)-337-6870 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering EDACafe - Electronic Design Automation TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy Policy