Use Global Mapper and GeoExpress to Create MrSID Images

Greetings and welcome to another installment of the LizardTech Blog! In this entry I want to spend some time highlighting a particularly beneficial  integration that one of our industry partners – Blue Marble Geographic has implemented to allow their Global Mapper users to create MrSID images from within their GIS software application.  It is a great example of how our LizardTech software tools can be used to not only create…

A Closer Look at Geiger-Mode Lidar

About a year ago, we encountered our first Geiger-mode lidar files.  Geiger-mode lidar is a very high-density collection technology that has been in military use for more than a decade but is now making its way into commercial and civilian mapping applications.  The technique is cool and worth reading up on.  For us, the datasets exhibited a new level of point density and noise and seemed like a probable fit…

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SANI-ITA is Hosting Two Technology Seminars in Ontario

Good news LizardTech users in Ontario! SANI-International Technology Advisors is hosting two technology seminars spotlighting the latest from LizardTech. The first event will take place at the Les Suites Hotel in Ottawa, Ontario on October 24, 2016. The second will be on October 25, 2016 in Markham, Ontario – location to be announced. At the seminars, you’ll dive deep into: The lesser known features of GeoExpress An introduction to command line Metadata editing Batch processing LiDAR Publishing…

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How-to Video: WMS and Express Server

Web Map Services (WMS) are incredibly valuable methods to provide analysts and other users with up-to-date image and map data over the internet directly into GIS Desktop applications such as ArcGIS and QGIS. WMS are flexible, scalable and can even be encrypted using https to provide an extra level of security when transmitting sensitive data. LizardTech’s Express Server is the fastest way to serve out MrSID raster and LiDAR data in both high and…

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New CentOS Support for Express Server

You already know Express Server as a tool that allows you to reduce storage costs and access your imagery from anywhere. Furthering our commitment to lowering operating costs and providing a fast, seamless experience for our users, we’re happy to announce that Express Server now offers CentOS support! After a recent network infrastructure assessment of our demonstration environment, we implemented a CentOS cloud-based virtual server which will benefit our user community, particularly many of our international…

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See How Express Server 9.5 Serves LiDAR and Much More

Are you sitting on TBs of LiDAR data? Express Server 9.5 now serves LiDAR in addition to high-resolution imagery. You can visualize, download point clouds in a variety of formats and request valuable products like DEMs. See how in the video below: To try Express Server 9.5 for free, click here.

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Image Export and LiDAR Format Options in GeoExpress

Sure, you know GeoExpress as the software you rely on to compress raster imagery and LiDAR point clouds to make them easier to process, share and archive. But did you know GeoExpress also offers a dozen powerful tools you can use for further manipulation and enhancement of your geospatial data? We call them our Hidden Gems, and in the next several blogs, we’ll tell you how to take advantage of…

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Generating Multispectral Color Composites in GeoExpress

Sure, you know GeoExpress as the software you rely on to compress raster imagery and LiDAR point clouds to make them easier to process, share and archive. But did you know GeoExpress also offers a dozen powerful tools you can use for further manipulation and enhancement of your geospatial data? We call them our Hidden Gems, and in the next several blogs, we’ll tell you how to take advantage of…