PCI Geomatics Releases Geomatica 2017, Service Pack 1

MARKHAM, Ontario, Canada - September 12, 2017: PCI Geomatics, a world leading developer of remote sensing and photogrammetric software and systems, announced today the release of Service Pack 1 for  Geomatica 2017 - the latest version of the company’s complete and integrated desktop, geo-image processing software featuring tools for remote sensing, digital photogrammetry, geospatial analysis, mosaicking and more.

This service pack adds significant accuracy and precision improvements through major updates to DEM extraction, atmospheric correction and  Smart GeoFill, a spatially-integrated image correction and touch-up tool. “This service pack contains meaningful improvements that will benefit a wide swath of the Geomatica community” said Peter Hazlett, Technical Product Manager at PCI Geomatics. “Full integration of the semi-global matching (SGM) method for DEM extraction brings increased precision and a reduction in blunders to all OrthoEngine projects. We’ve also added a DEM adjustment option in the editing interfaces, allowing improved control over your DEM output”. SGM is now available for all satellite and airphoto projects.

An updated atmospheric correction package adds a new spectral classification function, automatic reflectance scaling and a revised spectra reflectance plot. Together, these additions provide the ability to generate better results, complete full QA workflows and directly validate the resulting output. In addition, the  Smart GeoFill tool has been redesigned to make image touch-ups easier and more accurate thanks to a new image search-and-select function, integrated shape digitization and a preview of the results.

The service pack also expands the capabilities of two new packages introduced earlier this year: The segmentation and classification add-on,  Object Analyst, gains the ability to process complete satellite scenes at full resolution and without the need for image subsetting. The  InSAR add-on for measuring land subsidence, uplift and analysis, also introduced this year, gains support for three additional interferometric sensors and stripmap formats.

With SP1,  Geomatica 2017 users can now work with a suite of new sensors including WorldView-4, SuperView-1 and PeruSat-1, along with updates to Landsat, Kompsat-3 and RADARSAT-2.

For customers who are interested in trying out this new capability for the first time, a fully functional trial license is available at:  www.GetGeomatica.com.

Details on the content of this release, tutorials and technical information can be found online at  www.pcigeomatics.com, while a user forum and additional resources are available at the PCI Customer Support Website:  support.pcigeomatics.com

About PCI Geomatics

PCI Geomatics is a world-leading developer of software and systems for remote sensing, imagery processing, and photogrammetry.  With more than 30 years of experience in the geospatial industry, PCI is recognized globally for its excellence in providing software for accurately and rapidly processing satellite and aerial imagery.  There are more than 30,000 PCI licenses, in over 150 countries worldwide. Find out more about PCI Geomatics at  www.pcigeomatics.com.



Contact:

Kevin R. Jones
Director, Marketing and Communications
819-770-0022 x 214
Email Contact
www.pcigeomatics.com




Review Article Be the first to review this article
Harris

Featured Video
Jobs
Project Manager for Keystone Aerial Surveys at Philadelphia, PA
GIS Specialist for Fresno Irrigation District at Fresno, CA
Senior Mechanical Engineer for BAE Systems Intelligence & Security at Arlington, VA
Avionics System Engineer for BAE Systems Intelligence & Security at Arlington, VA
GIS Analyst for City of Columbia, MO at Columbia, MO
Geospatial Analyst/Programmer for LANDIQ at Sacramento, CA
Upcoming Events
USC Spatial Science Summit at 3540 South Figueroa Los Angeles CA - Feb 23, 2018
2018 Los Angeles Geospatial Summit at USC Radisson Hotel 3540 S Figueroa St. Los Angeles CA - Feb 23, 2018
Webinar: What's New in Global Mapper v19.1 at United States - Feb 27, 2018
2018 Esri Developer Summit at Palm Springs Convention Center Palm Springs CA - Mar 6 - 9, 2018
Teledyne Optech
Teledyne:
CADalog.com - Countless CAD add-ons, plug-ins and more.



Internet Business Systems © 2018 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
25 North 14th Steet, Suite 710, San Jose, CA 95112
+1 (408) 882-6554 — 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 PolicyAdvertise