GIS and Location Technology
By Farallon Geographics
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No one does a better job of explaining GIS and location-based technology than the team from Farallon Geographics. Join us for our presentations and discussions on the latest trends and interesting applications in the GIS, Location Intelligence, and Spatial Information Management Industry.
||GIS & Location Technology Episode 10 - Forecasting and the Value of Spatially-enabled Databases||Spatially-enabled databases can be used to streamline decision support for resource management. An example is presented which automates data interchange between a cost modeling application, GIS database, and pavement scenario manager.||4/18/07||Free||View In iTunes|
||GIS & Location Technology Episode 9 - GIS 2.0 - Squeezing New Value from Old GIS||Decentralized databases and non-traditional visualization tools can enhance the value of an existing GIS.||4/18/07||Free||View In iTunes|
||GIS & Location Technology Episode 8 - Fast, Easy and Convenient - The value proposition for Enterprise GIS mashups||Google Maps, Google Earth, Microsoft Virtual Earth and other emerging technologies can be integrated with traditional GIS tools to deliver useful and targeted "enterprise mashups".||4/18/07||Free||View In iTunes|
||GIS & Location Technology Episode 7 - The Relevance of Emerging Geospatial Technologies for IT||This recent presentation discusses how organizations can leverage spatially aware databases, free mapping API's like Google Earth, and open source software like Autodesk Mapguide, to manage data, integrate systems, and deliver compelling geospatial appli||12/4/06||Free||View In iTunes|
||GIS & Location Technology Episode 6 - Public mapping technology and private data: can we have the best of both worlds?||Public Mapping APIs offer speed, lower development costs, and simplicity. Farallon discusses how to seamlessly transition from the regional map titling scheme in public APIs to local and detailed map tiling using enterprise GIS software and in-house GIS d||11/27/06||Free||View In iTunes|
||GIS & Location Technology Episode 5 - Why use a mashup when you already have a GIS?||Mashup can be combined with back end geo-processing to offer enhanced scalability and speed along with lower cost and a more intuitive user interface.||8/28/06||Free||View In iTunes|
||GIS & Location Technology Episode 4 - What is a geospatially-aware database and why should you care? A first look at Oracle Spa||Spatially aware databases such as Oracle Spatial can offer enhanced data validity, finer control over level of access and user privileges, and ease of use for web developers who are not familar with geo-coding.||6/15/06||Free||View In iTunes|
||GIS & Location Technology Episode 3 - Is there such a thing as 3D GIS?||3D interfaces to 2D GIS vs 3D GIS. The value of modeling volumes for location mapping. 3D as the presentation technology to reduce the level of abstraction in GIS data (e.g. Google Earth).||5/11/06||Free||View In iTunes|
||GIS & Location Technology Episode 2 - Interview with Mike Tait, Director of Internet Solutions at ESRI||ESRI and Farallon discuss on demand GIS using webservices, ArcWeb Explorer vs. Google Earth, and the future of GIS in mainstream business||3/28/06||Free||View In iTunes|
||GIS & Location Technology Episode 1 - Autodesk and Open Source, GIS vs. SIM, Google Earth and the GIS industry||Autodesk GIS Web mapping server goes open source. GIS vs Spatial Information Management. The impact of Google Earth on GIS||2/10/06||Free||View In iTunes|