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9 Interesting topics in the Geospatial Industry for 2017

9 Interesting topics in the Geospatial Industry for 2017

Data, General, Industry
We are living in an ever-changing world, full of new discoveries to help in different fields of operation. The Geospatial industry has experienced a big change in all aspects; file formats, visualization platforms, forms of data and even the GIS software themselves. As this trend continues, every day has its own new story or innovation that's being revealed. In this post, I share some of the interesting areas or fields in which innovations will be experienced in 2017. Some of these topics were present in the last year and continue to be key areas of focus. 3D Modeling Moving from 2D to 3D models is a trend that has been evident in the past and this frontier continues to find its use in many fields across the Geospatial industry. In many fields, data representation, for example, a 3D ...
Major Acquisitions and Partnerships in the Geospatial Industry; the math of business transformation

Major Acquisitions and Partnerships in the Geospatial Industry; the math of business transformation

Applications, General, Industry
In the recent release of the Global Geospatial Industry Outlook Report by Geospatial Media and Communications, it is illustrated the drivers of Acquisitions and Partnerships that have been witnessed in this industry especially at the fall of 2013. The Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) point towards a rush to break into new markets for the companies, improving products release cycles and competitive edge. More often, partnerships aim at introducing new products to a companies line of products without having to develop the products internally. Here is a list of Mergers and Partnerships (M&A) that have notably transformed the geospatial landscape; Siemens and Bentley Systems Strategic Alliance Including Joint Investment Initiatives    This strategic alliance agreement focused