February 06, 2006
Zeroing in on Geographic Exploration Systems
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Spatial business intelligence company Integeo has won first prize in Australia's national IT Innovation Awards for its Map Intelligence rapid application development platform. The product enables corporations and governments to add dynamic mapping capabilities and a whole range of visualizations to Business Intelligence systems and even the humble Excel spreadsheet.
Laser-Scan launched its newest product called Radius Studio. Radius Studio acts as a spatial processing, analysis and compliance engine offering domain experts the possibility to create, review and refine business rules for spatial data across the web without them requiring developer skills. It is a tool that can quantitatively measure spatial data quality by analyzing the compliance of business rules with existing data sets.
LizardTech, a division of Celartem, Inc., and a provider of software solutions for managing and distributing digital content, announced the release of GeoExpress 6. This new release leads with a set of powerful image manipulation and editing tools. Adding to the existing suite of image manipulation and editing tools for multi-resolution mosaicking and image reprojection, new features such as color balancing and advanced area of interest (AOI) encoding provide the tools GIS analysts need to quickly and easily edit and distribute their raster imagery.
"This new version of GeoExpress is the ultimate solution for taking imagery beyond compression. GeoExpress can now be used for lossless encoding, which will allow users to save time, money, disk space and bandwidth when manipulating and distributing an organization's critically important image assets," said Jon Skiffington, GeoExpress product manager for LizardTech.
Webraska, a worldwide provider of mobile GPS navigation solutions and high-end geospatial software platforms for wireless carriers and LBS, Fleet Management and Internet portals including Sensis, Orange and Vodafone, is pleased to announce the record-breaking performance ratings of its latest SmartZone Geospatial Platform, SGP version 4.
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