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The Use of Modeling to Optimize the Implementation of Transit Signal Priority in Lower Manhattan

The Use of Modeling to Optimize the Implementation of Transit Signal Priority in Lower Manhattan

We have a new presentation lined up for our May 11th Conference at Brookhaven National Labs. The presentation description is below: “The Use of Modeling to Optimize the Implementation of Transit Signal Priority in Lower Manhattan” Mark Yedlin Director of Simulation Modeling Services Greenman-Pedersen, Inc. Summary: This presentation describes a modeling effort to resolve […]

Learning Python

Learning Python

Python as you already know is a programming language that is included in default installations of ArcGIS. There are many ways that you can learn how to use this language, some free and some not. I have put together a list of some training resources below: ESRI has web tutorials […]

Using GIS and LiDAR to Reduce Costs in Monroe County

Using GIS and LiDAR to Reduce Costs in Monroe County

In 2006, Monroe County flew a LiDAR elevation model for various utility or transportation improvement projects. Until a few years ago, most of this data was only available to the GIS group. The problem is, while ArcGIS can handle the size of the data, most of our consultants could not, […]

What’s Coming in ArcGIS 10.1

What’s Coming in ArcGIS 10.1

ArcGIS 10.1 will make it simpler to put mapping and geospatial analytics into the hands of more people without requiring that they be GIS experts. One of the most important aspects of this release is that ArcGIS users will be able to deliver any GIS resource, such as maps, imagery, […]

Apple Caught Using OpenStreetMap Data Without Attribution

Apple Caught Using OpenStreetMap Data Without Attribution

CARL FRANZEN MARCH 8, 2012, 4:15 PM Talking Points Memo One major new feature of the new iPad unveiled by Apple in San Francisco on Wednesday was a new version of the company’s photo editing software iPhotodeveloped specifically for iOS, Apple’s mobile operating system. Apple showed off how iPhoto for iOS can be used to […]

Trimble International User Conference 11/5-7/2012

Trimble International User Conference 11/5-7/2012

Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that its International User Conference—Trimble Dimensions—is scheduled for November 5-7, 2012 at the Mirage Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. Trimble Dimensions 2012 will provide insight into how information technology can transform the way surveying, engineering, construction, mapping, GIS, geospatial, utilities and field service management professionals […]

Spring NEARC: May 22, 2012

Spring NEARC: May 22, 2012

How would you like to participate in Spring NEARC 2012? The abstract submission deadline is March 23 (please keep in mind that we will accept draft abstracts; don’t let your feeling of “I’m not exactly sure what I want to present” lead to missing the deadline!). This day-long conference held […]