GIS

14 skills you need to be a successful GIS professional

14 skills you need to be a successful GIS professional

In recent times, Geographic Information System (GIS) has become one of the areas where data has exploded and revolutionized. As a result, a lot of opportunities abound and more Geographers are aiming to make a career and become Professionals in the field.  It has become needful to acquire and develop skills to be able to compete.  The GIS is a ...

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6 ways to finding a GIS Job

6 ways to finding a GIS Job

Job hunting can be a real hustle at times and often causes disappointments or even depression to many. The industry requires more people to work in different roles but this might not favour you at times. But, this should not lead to desperate measures as there are ways to get around such situations. This video discusses six measures that can ...

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The 8 Free Coursera online courses for GIS professionals

The 8 free Coursera online courses for GIS professionals

Your education shouldn’t stop when you leave the classroom. Learning new skills is a great way to expand your mind and get ahead in your career — and it’s easier than ever with a plethora of online classes just a click away. A good place to start is with this GIS Coursera courses from top universities. Since its launch in 2012 by ...

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Geospatial Mapping & Data Visualization Online Training Program at CSU, Chico

Geospatial Mapping & Data Visualization Online Training Program at CSU, Chico

The Geospatial Mapping & Data Visualization Program is a fully-online professional development program intended primarily for natural resources industry professionals with little to no experience in geospatial technology. Whether you are a skilled management professional, an entry-level worker, or new to the industry, the Geospatial Mapping & Data Visualization Program will help you build competencies in theoretical and applied geospatial ...

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Predicting and preventing terrorism with Geospatial data

Predicting and preventing terrorism with Geospatial data

Terrorism is a menace that needs to be rooted out and in today’s world, data analytics might be the first line of defence in the fight against terrorism. WION talks to Mladen Stojic, President, Hexagon Geospatial, to get insights into how geospatial technology is used to predict and prevent terror acts.

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PipeTech GIS Automation

PipeTech GIS Automation

The City of Fond du Lac is using various tools to completely automate the process of ingesting PipeTech inspection da ta in our enterprise geodatabase. These processes include: copying inspections from the inspection truck to the server over wi-fi, transcoding videos from MPEG2 to MPEG4 format, loading inspections into the PipeTech library, exporting and then reformatting the library for ingestion ...

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