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  • OGC Simplifies Standards Documents

    By on December 12, 2015

    By Scott Simmons / Executive Director / Standards Programs Open Geospatial Consortium / www.opengeospatial.org The problem with standards is that a standards document is difficult to read and convert into a product. A standards document must be clear, internally-consistent,...

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  • Disaster Response Strategy for SatCom Companies

    By on December 12, 2015

    Some disasters disappear from headlines before they ever have a chance to be noticed. Others can survive at least one 24-hour news cycle. It is easy to recall the coverage of the Haiti earthquake or Typhoon Haiyan, but Cyclone…

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  • The Demise of Google Earth Enterprise

    By on December 10, 2015

    Google is ending a 10-year run of Google Earth Enterprise (GEE), which contributed greatly to the market for geospatial “Digital Earth” products for business. Google also has a reputation for ending support for some of its products. On March…

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  • Safeguarding Our Life Support System

    By on December 4, 2015

    In earlier columns, I made reference to a new definition for sustainable development: a development that meets our needs while safeguarding the Earth’s life support system on which we and all future generations depend. Safeguarding our life support system…

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  • Disaster Risk Resilience

    By on December 3, 2015

    According to 2014 figures of The World Bank, at least five countries in Central America have suffered natural disasters that have impacted their gross domestic product by 50 percent in the last eight years. It is too early to...

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