PCI Geomatics Offers Service Pack Update for Geomatica and GXL
PCI Geomatics Offers Service Pack Update for Geomatica and GXL 2018
March 8th, 2019 by Susan Smith
Kevin Jones, executive director of Marketing for PCI Geomatics, spoke with GISCafe Voice about the release of Service Pack 1 for Geomatica and GXL 2018, the company’s flagship software for complete and integrated desktop and enterprise geoimage processing. Geomatica features tools for remote sensing, digital photogrammetry, geospatial analysis, mosaicking, and more that can be deployed through the Geomatica desktop, Python workflows, or through large-volume-production GXL systems. The service pack provides new capabilities and enhancements that further strengthen the key development areas for the Geomatica 2018 software release.
How recently did you develop the technology to conduct multi-temporal analysis?
We have made MTA the focus of our 2018 release – the Oct 01 2018 release was themed “ARD Tools for Multi-Temporal Analysis.” Analysis Ready Data (ARD) tools address critical requirements for performing authoritative and scientifically accurate single-image analysis and multitemporal analytics.
How long has it taken to align data perfectly?
Each satellite sensor we work with provides a varying quality of positional information. We’ve implemented rigorous methods of not only using the satellite ephemeris information, but also included new methods to co-register imagery to a known and accurate base layer using a process we...