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A global geospatial information committee

by Laura Lilienthal on

1 August 2011 In the GIS industry we're all familiar with the importance of geospatial data. However, it's an understanding that the wider business world has not always shared. So we were really pleased to hear that the United Nations has voted to form a committee on global geospatial information. The committee will be charged with coordinating international dialogue and enhancing cooperation on spatial data infrastructures. We look forward to bringing you updates on their progress. Read the full press...

https://www.espatial.com/articles/global-geospatial-committee

A response to “The Cloud’s Disruptive Value Play”

by Laura Lilienthal on

29 July 2011 I was interested to read a recent article by Joe Francica in Directions Magazine - "The Cloud's Disruptive Value Play". In the article, Francica considers a statement about CAPEX and OPEX in relation to cloud computing, and applies it to the geospatial industry. I completely agree with Francica's end assertion that cloud-based GIS favours OPEX efficiencies. And while I would generally agree with his comments if they were only applied to large GIS software vendors, they seriously...

https://www.espatial.com/articles/response-cloud-disruptive-play

eSpatial releases new upgrade to eSpatial OnDemand GIS™

by Laura Lilienthal on

This article may quote data or refer to features or workflows no longer applicable to the current version of eSpatial, which is updated every 6-8 weeks. Please refer to our help section for more up to date information 21 July 2011 eSpatial, leading provider of GIS (Geographical Information Systems) and pioneer in GIS delivered via Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), has released an upgrade to eSpatial OnDemand GIS™. A free 14-day trial of eSpatial OnDemand GIS is available at: www.espatial.com/trial Available for both...

https://www.espatial.com/articles/new-upgrade

We’re hiring: Java developer positions for grads & postgrads

by Laura Lilienthal on

14 July 2011 If you're a graduate- or postgraduate-level Java developer, we're interested in hearing from you! You'll have strong Java skills, and ideally knowledge of web applications (AJAX, JavaScript, HTML, CSS) and/ or of databases. Exposure to GIS and/ or spatial databases would be a benefit but is not essential.

https://www.espatial.com/articles/hiring-java-developers

New download: Free GIS data sources

by Laura Lilienthal on

This article may quote data or refer to features or workflows no longer applicable to the current version of eSpatial, which is updated every 6-8 weeks. Please refer to our help section for more up to date information While our primary focus is on developing and delivering great GIS software, as GIS users ourselves we face many of the same issues that our customers do. One of the recurring themes is data - after all, it's impossible to use GIS...

https://www.espatial.com/articles/new-download-free-gis-data-sources

eSpatial Continues Growth, Creating 12 New Positions to Date in 2011

by Laura Lilienthal on

5 July 2011 eSpatial, leading provider of GIS (Geographical Information Systems) and pioneer in GIS delivered via Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), has continued its planned growth with the creation of 12 new jobs to date in 2011. The company anticipates creating an additional 8 jobs by the end of 2011, bringing the total number of new jobs created in 2011 to 20. The company attributes its growth to the strong commercial proposition offered by its SaaS-based GIS system, eSpatial OnDemand GIS™. “As...

https://www.espatial.com/articles/espatial-continues-growth-creating-12-new-positions-to-date-in-2011

Making data more open

by Laura Lilienthal on

This article may quote data or refer to features or workflows no longer applicable to the current version of eSpatial, which is updated every 6-8 weeks. Please refer to our help section for more up to date information 4 July 2011 As those of us who regularly work with location intelligence tools are only too aware, success relies on 2 important factors: The quality and breadth of the functionality available in your chosen GIS software. The availability and accuracy of...

https://www.espatial.com/articles/making-data-more-open

eSpatial releases upgrade to eSpatial OnDemand GIS™

by Philip O'Doherty on

This article may quote data or refer to features or workflows no longer applicable to the current version of eSpatial, which is updated every 6-8 weeks. Please refer to our help section for more up to date information eSpatial, leading provider of GIS (Geographical Information Systems) and pioneer in GIS delivered via Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), has released an upgrade to eSpatial OnDemand GIS™, featuring significant enhancements to user administration, data imports and the user interface. A free 14-day trial of eSpatial...

https://www.espatial.com/articles/espatial-releases-upgrade-to-espatial-ondemand-gis

Moving Office into the cloud

by Laura Lilienthal on

29 June 2011 Microsoft officially launched Office 365 yesterday, making its well-known Office suite available via cloud delivery. Cloud delivery is hardly new. Business giants like Google, Amazon and Salesforce have long since adopted and made the cloud not only a viable option, but also an attractive one. By throwing its weight behind a cloud launch for what is arguably its flagship product suite, Microsoft only underlines what many technology analysts have already been saying: The cloud isn't going to...

https://www.espatial.com/articles/moving-office-into-the-cloud

New download: Security statement

Author image - Chelsey Walshby Chelsey Walsh on

The security and reliability of eSpatial OnDemand GIS is of paramount importance to us. We understand the importance of keeping our customers’ data secure, and our GIS software available – and have taken a number of measures to ensure this. Security Statement Our Security statement outlines the steps we've taken to ensure the security and reliability of eSpatial OnDemand GIS Download Now (PDF, 188KB)

https://www.espatial.com/articles/new-download-security-statement

New download: “10 Great reasons to choose SaaS delivery for your GIS software”

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This article may quote data or refer to features or workflows no longer applicable to the current version of eSpatial, which is updated every 6-8 weeks. Please refer to our help section for more up to date information Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) delivery is a widespread way of providing end users with software. Sometimes referred to as software "in the cloud", SaaS makes business applications available from any Internet-connected computer, anywhere in the world, with only a browser and a login. SaaS...

https://www.espatial.com/articles/new-download-10-great-reasons-to-choose-saas-delivery-for-your-gis-software

New download: “How to calculate ROI for your location intelligence tool”

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This article may quote data or refer to features or workflows no longer applicable to the current version of eSpatial, which is updated every 6-8 weeks. Please refer to our help section for more up to date information 16 May 2011 Calculating Return On Investment (ROI) of business applications is an important task - even when the software is deeply embedded in your business. Our new download, "How to calculate ROI for your location intelligence tool", explains the benefits of...

https://www.espatial.com/articles/how-to-calculate-roi-for-your-location-intelligence-tool-download

New download: “What is location intelligence?”

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This article may quote data or refer to features or workflows no longer applicable to the current version of eSpatial, which is updated every 6-8 weeks. Please refer to our help section for more up to date information If you're new to the concept of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) or location intelligence, we have a new download to help you get started. Our "What is location intelligence?" information sheet explains the discipline, and the basics of GIS or location intelligence...

https://www.espatial.com/articles/new-location-intelligence-download

eSpatial CEO in Enterprise Ireland’s “The Market”

Author image - eSpatialby eSpatial on

This article may quote data or refer to features or workflows no longer applicable to the current version of eSpatial, which is updated every 6-8 weeks. Please refer to our help section for more up to date information In the April-May 2011 issue of Enterprise Ireland’s The Market magazine, eSpatial CEO Philip O’Doherty talks about the company’s decision to move to Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) delivery for eSpatial OnDemand GIS™. In the article, Philip talks about the demand for location intelligence in...

https://www.espatial.com/articles/espatial-ceo-in-enterprise-irelands-the-market

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