Quantum computing is poised to change our digital world. Our most sophisticated supercomputers will dwarf in power compared to computers wielding the power of quantum mechanics. Processes that take an immeasurable amount of time to complete, say thousands of years, could be done almost instantaneously on a quantum computer.
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Local government, utilities, College Campus and facility managers have a new resource at their disposal to help reduce costs associated with GIS mapping efforts and to keep their GIS land base current and up to date while also saving money.
This October, the Supreme Court will hear a landmark case on the repeal of the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA) passed by Congress in 1992. The act prohibits sports betting in all states except Nevada, Oregon, Montana, and Delaware. These states were grandfathered in, and therefore exempt to the law.
From GEO Jobe GIS – Recall, recently we shared the story of how our friends and colleagues at Esri small business startup, Echosec, supported their lead developer in building a BC wildfire public information ArcGIS online resource in order to help keep the public informed and safe. Building on that and after searching for additional resources, the […]
How do you keep track of changing forest cover when nearly a tenth of the world’s forests are located within your borders? It’s a big question in Canada, where forests are a key economic resource.
The evolution of aerial maps is, in many respects, a story of the development of technology. It’s also a narrative about human ambition: maps have always been important aids in making key decisions about commercial, military, and imperial goals. Once rare artifacts, they are now increasingly vital and available tools in the hands of multitudes—a […]
Selecting the right location is a challenge for all kinds of businesses, not just those that serve customers directly. Things like the demographics and education level of the surrounding population who will be potential employees, schools in the area who train workers for particular professions, and the availability and quality of either affordable family housing […]
Imagine planning a fishing trip with family or friends and knowing exactly where to find the hot fishing spots and having the exact driving directions on how to get there. Imagine being able to purchase your hunting and fishing license right from your phone and store them offline.
Esri Silver Business Partner GEO Jobe GIS shares with us their vision for the GEO Powered Cloud, an enterprise deployment platform for the ArcGIS enterprise ecosystem.
According to the PBS documentary, “The Human Face of Big Data,” we now create as much data every two days as the world generated from its inception through 2003