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Geographic Information System

Unlocking the potential of cloud GIS in Forestry using new EOS Platform

In the era of cloud computing, running a satellite imagery analysis online has become a reality. With cloud solutions like EOS Platform pioneering in the Earth observation market, ENVI and Erdas Imagine software are not the only options anymore. EOS Data Analytics designed a new GIS platform for all geospatial-data related tasks, from basic remote sensing

Application of Geographic Information System (GIS) in Smart Cities

Pillars of Smart City

Why make our traditional cities “Smart” Cities are spatial, cultural, social , economic, political, legal, democratic and ecological system. Spatial System can be studied from land use and urban networks and services. Cities have abilities to uplift any nation, converting cities to smarter cities makes smarter nations by planning, management, governance and development systems. At

Online GIS degree

Online GIS Degree

Why consider a degree in GIS? If you are familiar with the GIS or Geographic Information System then you might think of undertaking an online GIS degree or certification in GIS. This is most probably because of the vast and hidden potential which GIS offers today. Recent growth in the need to deal with data

Bhuvan (satellite image service) by ISRO

Bhuvan by ISRO

What is Bhuvan? Bhuvan is a satellite image service  like Google Earth, Bing Maps etc launched in India by ISRO (Indian Space Research Organisation). It will include a number of specific features for India. It is a tool for online GIS services and uploading of output GIS products. Bhuvan (means Earth in Sanskrit) is a

Remote Sensing – Types and how it works

Remote Sensing

What is remote sensing Remote sensing is the method of  acquiring information about an object or phenomenon without making physical contact with the object and thus opposite to in situ observation. In day to day use, the term generally refers to the use of aerial sensor technologies to detect and classify objects on Earth (on the surface, atmosphere and oceans) by