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All News from QGIS

This is a review article of all the news that happened in QGIS. In this update up to the 2.18 version. QGIS is today one of the greatest experiences of open source tools, with the potential to compete with privative software in a sustainable way. News from QGIS 2.18 'Las Palmas' This ...

Welcome to the exponential era

In 1998, Kodak had 170,000 employees and sold the 85% of all the paper photos of the world .. In very few years, their business model disappeared leading to bankruptcy. What happened to Kodak will happen to many industries in the next 10 years - and many people do not realize ...

Place Bing Map as a background map in Microstation

Microstation in its edition CONNECT Edition, in its update 7 has activated the possibility of using Bing Map as an image service layer. Although it was possible before, it occupied a Microsoft Bing update key; but as you remember, Microsoft is now Bentley's main partner in the Pavilion Alliance, ...

Progress of the BIM - Annual Conference Summary

The progress of the standardization of Building Information Modeling (BIM) has been the cross-cutting theme of the Annual Infrastructure Conference, held in October in Singapore. Even though my Twitter account was practically hijacked with the hashtag #YII2017 in those days, here is a summary. The trip This time I ...

Are we really immersed in an "innovative" process when it comes to 3D Spatial?

"The push of a button has the potential to open another dimension", writes, almost at the end of his article, Muthukumar Kumar, referring specifically to the creation of 3D environments, their usefulness, importance and future. Note that to speak of the future, in a way that takes us away from simple charlatanism, it is required that this word be ...

Geospatial technology, its role and importance within the IT structure in the Departments of Transportation.

Geospatial technology Conceived as all the technology used to acquire, manage, analyze, visualize and disseminate both the data and the information referring to the location of an object, it has transcended its initial conception of triad composed essentially of GIS, GPS and Remote Sensing (RS in English) incorporating those emerging technologies that use a component ...

3 of the 27 changes of QGIS 2.18

When we are about to end the life of QGIS in 2.x versions, waiting for what will be QGIS 3.0, this page shows us what QGIS 2.18.11 includes 'Las Palmas' that was made official in the month of July of this year. QGIS currently has an interesting upturn in terms of new sponsors, formal companies that ...

LandViewer: analysis of real-time Earth observation images from your browser

Data scientists, GIS engineers and software developers from EOS, a California-based company, have recently launched a leading cloud-based tool that allows users, journalists, researchers and students to search and analyze huge amounts of updated data from observation of the Earth. LandViewer is a processing service ...

I have LiDAR data - and now what?

In a very interesting article published recently by David Mckittrick, where he talks about the implications of adequate knowledge of the techniques associated with working with LiDAR in GIS and making reference to Global Mapper as a support tool in the processing of the obtained data. After reading the article I got off ...

Applied-Streetview Camera System

Applied Streetview Equipment and Systems are the product of years of experience with a customer segment. From its first client generating georeferenced cartography in Bogotá, Colombia, they have expanded their clientele to all the continents of the planet, contributing in a great variety of projects and industries. The applications of their equipment are extensive as we can imagine, considering that little ...

The "Oscars of Infrastructure" awards will be in Singapore

Bentley Systems has announced the call for submission of projects for the Be Inspired 2017 Awards to BIM Infrastructure Advances. With a focus on advances in BIM standardization, Bentley Systems intends to position its call for the coming years in the Far East; precisely this year in one of the cities whose modeling ...