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Caliper Offers 2016 Census Block Groups Data

Caliper announced that the 2016 U.S. Census Blocks Groups data layer is now available for the entire United States.

The 2016 Block Group data work with the latest versions of Caliper's Maptitude mapping software and TransCAD transportation planning software. The 2016 U.S. Census Block Groups data is packed with information about the US population and is essential...
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Trimble Launches New Version of its Smart Water Management Software

Trimble Unity 3.0 Adds New Features to it's Smart Water Management Software to Ease Deployment and Connect Mobile Workers to Maps and Data

Trimble announced the latest version of its smart water management / mapping and work management software—Trimble Unity 3.0. Trimble Unity is a cloud-based, (GIS) centric software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution for smart water management. Version 3.0...
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Blue Marble Releases GeoCalc SDK Version 7.2

Blue Marble Geographics announced the immediate availability of version 7.2 of the GeoCalc SDK (Software Development Kit).

This powerful toolkit allows developers to embed the world’s most comprehensive coordinate parameter database into custom geospatial software ensuring precision in any coordinate transformation process. New and updated functionality in the 7.2 release includes new projection definitions, new search...
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New digital maps for French Ministry of Defence

The IGN has awarded Airbus Defence and Space and Thales the so-called GeoMaps contract to supply the French Ministry of Defence database with digital geographic data on a range of scales, including city maps.

They will mainly be based on images acquired by the two Pléiades satellites, significantly increasing the accuracy of the maps to be...
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