TAG: geofencing

DJI launches public beta of geofencing software for drones

January 4, 2016By
Geospatial information in GEO is categorized in one of three ways: Restriced Zone (in red), Authorization Zone (in yellow) and Warning Zone (in green).

Drone-maker DJI has launched a public beta version of its new geofencing system in North America and Europe. Geospatial Environment Online (GEO) will provide drone users with up-to-date guidance on locations where flight may be restricted by regulation or raise safety or security concerns. With this major upgrade to DJI’s existing geofencing system, users will have access to live information about... read more

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Esri takes top award for Internet of Things innovation

January 4, 2016By
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Geospatial technology company Esri was honored at the TM Forum Catalyst InFocus event for the company’s contributions to developing solutions for a more connected world. TM Forum, a global industry association for digital business, presented Esri and partners with the Most Innovative Catalyst Award. “We’re driving toward the ultimate Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem where you can bring different applications... read more

Everbridge Adds Mobile, GIS Enhancements to Unified Critical Communication Suite

August 22, 2014By

Everbridge has launched a Summer Release of its Unified Critical Communication Suite with new mobile, GIS, and expanded alerting enhancements that enable Everbridge customers to deliver unified critical communications and situational intelligence within the context of their recipient’s needs, roles, and locations. As enterprise mobility, BYOD, and other unified communications drivers continue to converge in an increasingly global, yet unpredictable world, organizations deploy Everbridge’s Unified Critical... read more

TeleCommunication Systems Adds 10 U.S. Patents Advancing LBS, Wireless, GIS/Mapping

July 31, 2014By

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has issued 10 U.S. patents to TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. during the second quarter of 2014. TCS also received two foreign patents during the quarter. The 10 U.S. patents describe innovations in messaging, location-based services, GIS/mapping and wireless. They include the following three: TCS reported in the first quarter that it was issued a Prepaid Short Messaging... read more

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CompassCom Previews On-the-Fly Geofencing at Esri User Conference

July 15, 2014By

CompassCom is offering Esri User Conference attendees a sneak peek at advanced asset tracking capabilities in the upcoming version of its  CompassTrac software powered by Esri ArcGIS technology. Scheduled for release in late summer, CompassTrac 6 provides Esri users with custom digitizing tools for geofencing applications and map optimization for any electronic device. CompassCom is demonstrating the new CompassTrac 6... read more

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