Below is a quick GIS job survey to understand what GIS professionals do in their respective industries.
Garmin International Selects Qualtrics CoreXM to Gain Greater Insights into Experiences that Impact their Business
SALT LAKE CITY and SEATTLE, Jan. 14, 2020 — (PRNewswire) — Qualtrics, the leader in customer experience and creator of the experience management category, today announced that Garmin International, Inc. has selected Qualtrics CoreXM™ to gain deeper insights into experiences that impact their business.
CoreXM is the foundation of experience management and the most complete and trusted insight solution on the market. Organizations can start their XM journey using CoreXM to tap into the right listening channels, gather critical insights, and enable real-time action.
For nearly 20 years, the foundational solution has served millions of experience management professionals in more than 100 countries and across almost every industry. Many of the world's top brands, including Chobani, Disney, Sony, Under Armour, Yamaha, and 99 of the top 100 business schools, use Qualtrics to unlock insights that drive smarter business decisions.
Qualtrics, the leader in customer experience and creator of the Experience Management (XM) category, is changing the way organizations manage and improve the four core experiences of business––customer, employee, product, and brand. Over 11,000 organizations around the world are using Qualtrics to listen, understand, and take action on experience data (X-data™)––the beliefs, emotions, and intentions that tell you...
More professional anglers making the switch to Garmin for the competitive edge
OLATHE, Kan. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — January 14, 2020 — Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the world’s leading marine electronics manufacturer1, today announced the addition of six professional anglers to its 2020 Marine Pro Team. The new additions will round out the team of nearly 80 professional bass, walleye, and crappie fishermen who will represent Garmin in tournament circuits across North America, including the B.A.S.S., FLW and the Major League Fishing (MLF) tours, and on television shows across the country.
This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200114005207/en/
Nearly 80 professional bass, walleye, and crappie fishermen will represent Garmin in tournament circuits across North America, including the B.A.S.S., FLW and the Major League Fishing (MLF) tours, and on television shows across the country. (Photo: Business Wire)
“Although new to the Garmin team, these anglers are no strangers to the sport and we’re honored to have them round out the team of leading pros and legends representing Garmin in the inland fishing industry,” said Dan Bartel, Garmin worldwide president of consumer sales. “These men and women chose Garmin because of our quality of products, innovative...
Smart Agriculture/Farming Market is Expected to Generate Huge Profits Owing to Rising Costs of Manual Labor in Farms Combined With its Scarcity Till 2025 | Million Insights
FELTON, California, Jan. 14, 2020 — (PRNewswire) — The scope of the global Smart Agriculture/Farming Market was appreciated at US$ 5.79 billion in 2016 and will touch the value of US$ 18.21 billion by the completion of the year 2025. Smart agriculture is maintainable agriculture. It utilizes expertise; for example, IoT, Cloud centered services, GPS and Big Data. Skills for example Machine-to-Machine, Agricultural Robots, Infrastructural Health Sensors and Biometrics of Livestock are progressively being acknowledged by the sector of agriculture to save the labor charges, and capitalize on profitability, production, sustainability and production.
Smart agriculture consists of gathering of information and study, control of harvest with greater accuracy, and mechanization of farming methods. Smart agriculture utilizes micro-controllers, camera, sensors, actuators, and modules of connectivity to support agriculturalists to govern and control agricultural processes, distantly, by means of smart devices. The growing populace and the increasing demand for foodstuff have stimulated the usage of contemporary and smart expertise for agriculture.
Drivers and Restraints:
Teledyne e2v expands its Emerald image sensor family with new 36 Mpixel high-speed chip
GRENOBLE, France, Jan. 14, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Teledyne e2v, a Teledyne Technologies [NYSE: TDY] company and global innovator of imaging solutions, announces its new Emerald 36M, a 37.7 Megapixel image sensor specifically designed for demanding industrial and outdoor applications requiring both high resolution and high speed.
Emerald 36M uniquely combines 6k square resolution and superior frame rate, providing low noise, high quantum efficiency and wide angular response. It also offers excellent image quality that benefits the most challenging applications. The sensor is available in an ultra-high speed and a high-speed version, respectively providing 86fps and 43fps at full resolution.
The sensor is designed to provide easy integration and compatibility with cost-effective FPGAs. It comes in a ceramic µPGA package fitting standard Four Thirds optics, making it the world’s highest resolution global shutter sensor to fit these compact lenses. In addition, Emerald 36M is pin-to-pin and optically compatible with Emerald 67M, so that multiple resolutions and speed grades are possible from a single camera design.
Marie-Charlotte Leclerc, Marketing Manager at Teledyne e2v, said, “We are delighted to release the Emerald 36M. The sensor is already gathering interest from vision system designers looking forward to improved accuracy and...
New Deltek Reports Forecast IT Investments to Reach $56 Billion for the Department of Defense and $11 Billion for the Intelligence Community By 2024
HERNDON, Va., Jan. 13, 2020 — (PRNewswire) — According to two new reports from Deltek, Information Technology spending by Department of Defense (DOD) and Intelligence Community (IC) agencies will continue to grow as they work to keep pace with the evolution of both the threat landscape and technology development. Deltek's Intelligence Community IT Landscape, 2019-2024 and Defense IT Priorities and Strategies, 2019-2024 reports, produced by the GovWin Federal Market Analysis team, examine the major budgetary, policy, acquisition and workforce issues influencing DOD's and the IC's IT priorities and acquisitions.
The increasing sophistication of adversaries, expanding threat landscape, rapid pace of technology advancement and data proliferation continue to fuel the IC's demand for tools and resources to meet mission objectives. IT solutions such as cloud computing, modern data management, big data, cybersecurity and artificial intelligence are in high demand by intelligence agencies with increasingly complex national security missions. Deltek forecasts growth in IC IT investments from $9.9 billion in FY 2019 to $11.0 billion in FY 2024 at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 2.2%....
Tools based on near-real time data from satellites, such as those used by Australia or developed by NASA, have great utility in monitoring existing fires while giving the public near real-time monitoring.
Developed by Black Girls MAPP, a networking group that "connects and empowers women of color in the field of GIS", has created a dashboard that lets users browse potential educational and Esri partnership opportunities.
Web sites with information specifically regarding peer support for women in GIS.