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Ten Online GIS Programs in Canada

After completing an undergraduate degree in 2015, (Geography and Environmental Studies at the University of Toronto) I needed to determine…

What are the Top Programming Languages in the GIS World?

Image source: www.tiobe.com Every now and again we hear about the importance of programming for Geographic Information Systems(GIS) professionals, that…

Esri Technical Certification: Why am I going to take it?

A couple weeks ago, I decided that I wanted to take one of the Esri Technical Certification Exams to improve…

Map Tiles and Cached Map Services

  The tiling of large maps is an old practice. Large paper maps have always been divided into a series…

Web Framework for Flood Risk Assessment: Elevation Services and Simplified Flood Models

The development of infrastructure and dense urbanization along water courses and the increasing severity of storm events has brought to…

Elevation Web Services: Limitations and Prospects

Elevation Web Services: Limitations and Prospects Elevation data is necessary for a wide range of geospatial applications such as creating…

2005-2015: Ten Years with Google Maps

In February 2005, Google Maps was launched as a desktop web mapping service. A few months later, in June 2005,…

PCI Geomatics Announces Student Licensing Availability via Partnership with Studica Academic Reseller

PCI Geomatics, a world leading developer of remote sensing and photogrammetric software and systems, today announces that it has entered…

Visualize Business Data More Easily – Release of NACMAP Version 5.0

NAC Geographic Products Inc.  announced the release of NACMMAP Version 5.0 – a standalone NAC enhanced business data mapping and real time assets…

PCI Geomatics Releases Linux Versions of Geomatica 2014

RICHMOND HILL, Ontario, Canada – PCI Geomatics, a world leading developer of geo-imaging software and systems, announced the release of…

PCI Geomatics Announces Release of Geomatica 2014

GATINEAU, Quebec, Canada—June 19, 2014: PCI Geomatics, a world-leading developer of remote sensing and photogrammetric software and systems, the release…

The Canadian Geomatics Industry Has a Branding Problem

I have a big confession to make: I have no idea what geomatics is. But I don’t feel so bad…