Webcast: Elevate The Impact Of Your Geospatial Digital Assets

Last week we held our first live webcast showcasing how Portfolio 2017 empowers you to get more out of your geospatial imagery and assets by increasing visibility and accelerating geospatial data sharing across your enterprise.  We are excited to be able to post a recording of that webcast that you can access at any time – just in case you weren’t able to attend! With Portfolio 2017 you can: Make…

The Path to Digital Asset Management for Geospatial Data

A few years ago, one of our customers in a state department of transportation came to us with a need that ignited a flashbulb moment. One that comes along only so often in a well-established, tenured industry. This customer, who will remain nameless despite profuse thanks and begging, saw a change in the workflow for their MrSID files that meant they had to import, catalog and manage them more efficiently.…

LizardTech Around The World!

Greetings!  We always love hearing from our users – and after being in business for 25 years we’ve come to realize how globalized our user base has truly become in this ever-shrinking, ever more interconnected world.  From the U.S., to Japan, to Brazil – this geospatial industry that we work in has put us in touch with friends and colleagues from around the world.  And in that spirit, for this…

Somewhere There is a Place for Us: IIS for Institutional Spatial Information

Convergence of spatial technologies has become the norm. In the case of many institutions, geospatial is becoming more broadly spatial, where concerns regarding the “placement” of facility assets are becoming dominant, and position and location are of less importance to institutional information consumers. It seems that position is taken for granted and location is assumed to be good enough. I thought it would be of interest to extend this notion…

National Security Depends on Useful Information in the Hands of Diverse End Users

The term ‘National Defense’ conjures up notions of an army, navy and air force ready to protect the homeland from organized military or loosely affiliated rebel aggressors. In today’s complex world, however, this term has widely been replaced with the blanket title of ‘National Security’ due to the many activities that national governments now undertake to protect their homeland, citizens and critical infrastructure, not to mention their agriculture, energy, economic…

Pain Points Survey Blog #3: What is your primary pain point when working with LiDAR data?

LizardTech conducted an industry survey at the Esri User Conference in July and online in August. If you’re wondering how your industry peers are using, compressing, accessing and storing all types of raster data, refer to this blog over the next few months for an overview of the survey results. Although manipulating and analyzing LiDAR data is getting easier as the tools improve, there are still a number of obstacles…

LizardTech Announces Software Program for National Universities

At LizardTech, we believe in the potential of students and the power of geospatial technology. Together, they can change the world. That’s why we are proud to have launched a new program designed to put vital geospatial software tools into the hands of students, researchers and their instructors at national universities around the globe. Our new National University Subscription Program (NUSp) makes it easy and inexpensive for students and educators…

Download the Raster Data Pain Points Survey Report Today

Do your colleagues in the geospatial industry feel your pain when it comes to dealing with raster data? You can find out by downloading our new survey report that analyzes the results of our recent ‘Pain Points’ survey. Click here to download the report at no charge. We conducted the survey over the summer to coincide with the rollout of our LizardTech GeoExpress 9.5 release, which includes compression of LiDAR…