The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) will collaborate with the Geographic Information Systems (GIS) technology provider Esri to make local communities more resilient.
More than 200 developers including from Google, Facebook and Twitter joined on February 16 to work on app improvements to help public responses to the UK floods.
The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) has adopted the OGC Geo Package 1.0 (GPKG) Encoding Standard.
Esri has set up technical features to enable any Government agency to make its GIS mapping data freely available to the public.
Jacobs University, Germany
FOSS4G (Free and Open Source for Geospatial) i
Topcon Europe Positioning has introduced eGIS PC, a handheld mapping software solution designed for Windows-based tablets.
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