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A Journey into the Art and Science of Mapmaking

Esri announced the publication of Cartography., a comprehensive, crisply designed compendium of information about what constitutes good map design. Written by award-winning cartographer Kenneth Field, Cartography. is a concise, beautifully illustrated reference guide to map design rather than a linear tutorial on mapmaking or a deep-dive discourse on underlying theory. The book grounds...

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New tunnel solutions from Trimble

Trimble announced a suite of solutions that enhances productivity and efficiency for surveyors and professionals working on underground tunneling projects. The solutions include new hardware and software for capturing highly accurate data in tunnels where dirt, dust, water and machinery provide a challenging work environment. 

The new line of products reduce...

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New data centers for 3D Mapping Cloud SaaS platform

“We’re opening 2 new Data Centers freely accessible for every customer”, says Peter Bonne, CEO of Orbit GT. “By adding a Data Center in the US and one in South-East Asia, we now cover the globe and can guarantee top performance for every user.  After releasing many major upgrades to the platform, this...

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Maxoptra Route Planning used by NIBE to manage field service operation

NIBE, one of Europe’s leading manufacturers of sustainable energy products, is using Maxoptra’s route planning technology to manage its nationwide field service operation. The map-based dynamic routing and scheduling software has been integrated with NIBE’s CRM to streamline and automate workflows, improve efficiency and customer service. The solution also provides better management visibility...

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