Category Archives: Editors Desk

Data Visualization, Enterprise Resiliency Lead ArcGIS 10.4 Rollout

The release of ArcGIS 10.4 marks improvements in data visualization, spatial analysis, and stronger support for on-premises implementations.

Esri notes the following advancements in ArcGIS 10.4:
  • Vector tile maps you can create and share: Vector tiles download quickly to optimize display performance on any device. They add striking clarity and quality to maps, especially on high-resolution...
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SenseFly to bring game-changing multispectral

Swiss professional drone maker, senseFly, has confirmed that Parrot’s Sequoia multispectral sensor – announced today at World Ag Expo in Tulare, California, and due to launch in March 2016 – will be immediately available for its eBee Ag drone. Sequoia is the smallest, lightest multispectral UAS sensor released to date. It captures images of crops...

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DigitalGlobe Receives Early Commitments for WorldView-4 Satellite Capacity

DigitalGlobe announced its third customer commitment for direct access capacity on the WorldView-4 satellite

The WorldView-4 satellite is expected to begin commercial operations in early 2017 following its launch in September. Since the end of the third quarter of 2015, DigitalGlobe has received contracts and letters of intent from international defense and intelligence customers totaling $335...
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Major Update of RIEGL’s Terrestrial Laser Scanning Software Suite

RIEGL announces the release of a major update to their Terrestrial Laser Scanning Software Suite of RiSCAN PRO, RiMINING and RiSOLVE.

The latest terrestrial laser scanning software suite update includes a number of key upgrades featuring the new RIEGL Point Cloud Database (RDB 2.0), which provides new and advanced point cloud capabilities. With this upgrade, it...
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