Category Archives: Data

Point Cloud Linked to Asset Database

This deserves a close look for those interested in lifecycle asset management. Continue reading

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Lessons Learned Webinar

Safe Software is hosting a webinar entitled, “The XYZ’s of Lidar – Lessons From Six Point Cloud Wins.” It will be held on Thursday November 13 at 11 AM EST. You can register here. Through actual examples, you’ll see how … Continue reading

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Fusing Point Cloud and Image Data

Darrick Wagg, Support Services Manager at GeoCue Group has written an excellent series of articles on the value of fusing mobile point cloud and image data. Continue reading

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Hexagon Completes Acquisition of North West Geomatics Ltd.

“North West brings valuable expertise in selling data content as a service (CaaS) through its Valtus database, which enables crowdsourcing of data content. Continue reading

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Sketchfab

So the next time you want to share that 3D model with your client or friends give it a try and let us know what you think. Continue reading

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Esri LAS Optimizer Updated to Include Parallel Decompression

This significantly decreases the time it takes to decompress the files and is worth the update. Continue reading

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Open Source LiDAR Data Processing Software

open source software for processing traditional discrete return data alongside full waveform terrestrial and airborne LiDAR data. Continue reading

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Vermont’s LiDAR Initiative

VCGI has created a clearing house for LiDAR data and related information for the state of Vermont Continue reading

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Input on Compression of LAS 1.4

As he noted there is not a lot of use of 1.4 currently so there is time to collect input from the user community, for a change. Continue reading

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FAQ on Esri LAS Optimizer

As a follow up to last week’s announcement by Esri of the release of the LAS Optimizer there is now an FAQ that provides additional information. Continue reading

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