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Mobile Data Capture for Fisheries

Working with Inland Fisheries Ireland, we are busy completing work to deliver a set of ruggedised field computers (Algiz 7) along with custom forms and workflows to allow standardised methods for fisheries-related surveys.  This project will allow the capture of more consistent and higher quality field data and its synchronisation with office based databases and … Continued

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Spatial Data Exchange Solution

The Irish national spatial data exchange solution at has recently gone live with a redeveloped web interface and engine.  The new system developed with the Marine Institute is standards compliant for the INSPIRE Directive, and through innovative development approaches is strongly cross-browser compatible. For the techies one of the useful tools we have used … Continued

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Handheld Group CEO on Rugged Computing

  Handheld Group CEO, Jerker Hellström, recently featured an article on the future for rugged comuting in SDI Magazine. Here is an extract: We are going through a radical shift in the way people work and use computers. Increasing availability and affordability of wireless broadband is giving the global workforce true mobility, for the first … Continued

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Ashtech Introduce MobileMapper 10 at Esri UC

  GIS Cafe interviews Ashtech on the new MobileMapper 10 GPS handheld for GIS data collection, introduced at this year’s annual Esri International User Conference in San Diego, CA. Geographical Information Systems and Location Based Services are strongly penetrating a wide range of applications and organizations. Ashtech® is leading the GNSS democratization to enable a wider … Continued

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