About | Contact | SUBMIT PRESS | Advertise | FAQ
Newsletters | Twitter |
HomeNewsArticlesExpertsDataJobsEDULBSEVENTSDIRBLOGSocialGeoJobs
Videos | Webinars | Social Media | Free Resources | iOS News | Android News | GISuser Newsletter  
advertisement

Top Geo News
Put Your News here! 
 

SEARCHING FOR a JOB?
GEOJOBS.biz

Rapidly Making Colorful Landsat-8 Imagery Composite with Free Advanced Image Stretching and Pan-sharpening Software from GeoSage - See more at: http://www.gisuser.com/content/view/30197/2/#sthash.36sxzlnJ.dpuf

Got news? TELL US...
submit press to GISuser

Social Connect




@GISuser

GISuser Sponsor


GISuser Videos


See also SpatialVideos Youtube

Recent Site Additions
GISuser Sponsor

GIS Job Opportunities
 

More at GeoJobs.BIZ!

GISuser Sponsor


Home     

TODAY IN THE GISuser SPOTLIGHT
Welcome to Spatial Media's GISuser.com A leading GIS, Geo-tech resource for GIS users & tech professionals. MUST See our iOS zone, Career Center, Social Media Tips, and ArticlesGet a Daily newsfeed via email

top newsCreate an Interactive Map with jQuery (Video) - jQuery is a popular technology tool with the map geeks these days. Here's a training resource that might help you to get up and running with jQuery - enjoy! In Create an Interactive Map with jQuery, Chris Converse shows how to design and create a rich interactive map for a web site, working in a coding environment and using the open-source scripting library jQuery. 

What is Big Data? - Every minute the world generates 1.7 million billion bytes of data, equivalent to 360,000 standard DVDs. More digitised data was created in the last two years than in the rest of human history. This trend and the mountains of data it produces is what we call "Big data". The big data sector is growing at a rate of 40% a year.

HOT JOB
post a GIS job * JOBS *  Mapper - Surveyor Contract / Geodesign Manager, Redlands
See more jobs on GeoJobs.Biz
MOST RECENT GIS / GEOSPATIAL NEWS and ANNOUNCEMENTS

 View More Geospatial News
 View LBS News
 View Mobile / Wireless News
 Submit Your Press & announcements

More GISuser Features

Hands On First look - HP All in One Workstation - For the past few weeks I've been the user of a very sweet, and big, HP Z1 all in one workstation.  For those of you not yet familiar with the "all in one" devices from HP

Blogging, microblogging, media, social media or… Which for your business? You may be wondering, which would be better for me or my business.. blogging, social bookmarking, a social media focus, or ?? 

10 Considerations For Planing Your Next Hackathon -- Hackathons, all the cool kids are doing them! Yes indeed, with the plethora of opendata being made available to the masses there’s no better way to get started than to hack.

Super Bowl Transit Perks! Brand New NYC Subway Maps For The Super Bowl - There's no doubt that New York and New Jersey will be seeing some awesome economic benefits and perks as a result of hosting the 2014 Super Bowl.  

Awesome Maps and Data Visualizations from 2013 - I'm not calling this a "best" list as that's pretty tough to call, however, it is a fine list of sweet maps and data visualizations that we enjoyed and shared with the community during the first half of 2013

NOAA Report - Sandy, One Year Later - It's been one year since Sandy struck the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast coasts with powerful winds, rain, and storm surges that caused unprecedented damages in some of the nation's most populous areas. Sandy was unique in many ways. 

Mashing-up Opendata for a B.C Liquor Outlet Map with CartoDB - All the twitter chatter from #FOSS4G and the hype surrounding CartoDB got me wanting to mashup some data with the awesome open Geo tools out there so I decided to go look for some data and see what I could come up with. 

Mapping The Craft Beer Industry in America - The New Yorker has complemented their coverage with the release of a cool, interactive craft beer map (based on 2012 data) so you can see where the growth has spread, which States are drinking up, where the new breweries are located, and see all the fine breweries on the map!

    feature articlesSee more GISuser Features HERE / See GISuser Spotlights Here

    The GISuser Expert Corner

    directoryicon.jpgThis is a section devoted to providing our valued contributors with a corner to do whatever they like with and discuss Geo/Tech topics that are near and dear to them! Be sure to check out ALL of our experts for commentary, editorial, links, and advice! Interested in becoming a contributing expert? Contact us and tell us about yourself

     post your GIS job listing
     Browse All Listings / Post Your Job Ad

    or, send your job announcements to
     

    TrueVector Technologies Debuts Emergency Responder Real-Time Web Drawing Solution E-mail
    GIS News - GIS, Geo Tech Software
    Written by TrueVector Technologies   
    06 January 2012
    Strategic reseller Defense Group to incorporate solution into CoBRA® Web Mapping


    Hanover, New Hampshire – January 5, 2012 TrueVector Technologies today introduced a web-based, interactive drawing solution for Emergency Responder web mapping software intended for use by federal, state, and local governments, and other Emergency Responder organizations.

    The first deployment of the technology is by Defense Group, Inc. (DGI) of Vienna, Virginia, which has signed a strategic reseller agreement with TrueVector Technologies. DGI will market this drawing solution as part of its CoBRA® WEB Mapping within the CoBRA Crisis Management and Emergency Response business unit. The applications for CoBRA® WEB mapping are numerous. DGI will initially target Fire Departments, EMS organizations, Bomb Squads, HAZMAT teams, and Police Departments as a situational awareness tool to assist in the collaboration of first Responders and Emergency Operation Centers.

    CoBRA® WEB mapping will allow users to quickly develop situational awareness by viewing all essential information on a map, down to street level detail. It provides a common operating picture, where emergency personnel can log in and collaborate on a single universal map, which can be viewed and updated in real time to reflect changing events on the ground. Users of the map can draw and markup incident information from anywhere, saving time, minimizing property losses, and protecting the safety of personnel and the general public. The system has been designed to easily track assets and resources as data is automatically fed into a map from the incident site as well as reach back assets and command centers.

    Commented Sandy Fitchet, CEO and President of TrueVector Technologies: “Our partnership with Defense Group has opened a new market - Emergency Response – for TrueVector Technologies. We are very pleased to be working in concert with DGI to deliver customized software solutions that assist First Responders in their critically important mission and delivery objectives.”

    Commented Chris Boehm, DGI CoBRA Group Vice President: “Through our strategic partnership with TrueVector Technologies, we are able to offer the first Emergency Response solution that links real-time mapping and collaborative markup with incident response. This is a real boon to our clients, and has generated interest in some related markets, such as Police Departments, who see CoBRA® WEB mapping as a means to manage protest situations. With CoBRA® they can visualize the current status and location of protesters and make informed decisions for managing their department’s actions.”

    About Defense Group/CoBRA® Crisis Management and Emergency Response

    CoBRA® provides the first responder quick and easy access to interactive tools and comprehensive data to manage incidents involving chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, natural disaster, and explosive threats.

    CoBRA® software is a proven crisis response technology used in planning, training, exercise and operational response. The easy-to-use software delivers the information you need, when you need it. Fast.

    CoBRA® software serves as a Decision Support Tool for the full spectrum of HAZMAT & CBRNE incident management; including pre-planning, training, exercises and response. CoBRA® has been deployed to DoD Base Fire Departments under the JPEO-CBD Guardian Program and currently used by National Guard Bureau HQ for all WMD Civil Support Teams, and to 20th Support Command CBRN. It is used within the State & Local Responder communities, all FBI accredited bomb squads nationwide and supports MIL/CIV collaboration. It also supports National Standards such as National Incident Management System (NIMS) and Incident Command Structure (ICS). For more information please visit: http://www.defensegroupinc.com/cobra/index.cfm.

    About TrueVector Technologies

    TrueVector Technologies, LLC (Hanover, NH) is the leading provider of Business Decision Mapping solutions that enable businesses to make better decisions through the visualization of data over geography. TrueVector’s proprietary and easy-to-use mapping solutions require no hardware, software, or personnel investment on a client’s part, and include a full range of Cloud Based implementation options. The company is privately held and founded in 2008.

    TrueVector Technologies fills an important void in the marketplace. We offer a valuable solution that’s also extremely cost-effective. Our functionality rivals that of “high end” custom consulting and software development alternatives, but at a fraction of the cost.


     
    < Prev   Next >

    Submit Your GIS/Geo News/PR

    MORE ARTICLES - Check out all the GISuser articles in the archive, stored by category
    Featured Events
    • Geoint Symposium 2014 - The GEOINT 2013* Symposium takes place April 14-17, 2014 at the Tampa Convention Center in Tampa, Florida.
    • FOSS4G 2014 - Put on by OSGeo, FOSS4G is the international gathering of open source and geospatial tribes. Join us in Portland, Oregon, USA, Sept 8th-12th
    • LiDAR users and potential users take not of a webinar titled Making Money with the Speed of Light covering such topics as Basic growth strategies for 3D imaging business success
    • State of the Map US - April 12-13, Washington DC

     List Your Event Here 

    THE GISuser Newsletter

    See Recent edition
    newsletter

    subscribe GISuser

    We won't share your address!
    Sponsor

    Popular Stuff!


    GISuser Site Sponsor


    GISuser HOT Spots!

    android tools

    Android Dev Tips

    Partner Sites

    lidar news
    lbszone.com

    amerisurv

    symbianone

    geojobs Geo jobs

    A Spatial Media LLC property




    Spatial Media, LLC ©2003 - 2013 All rights reserved / Privacy Statement