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Australia should look to real-time security centres for major events, US expert advises

Australia should look to real-time security centres for major events, US expert advises

High-tech security command centres capable of tracking athletes in real-time could help Australian law enforcement monitor large-scale sporting events, according to a global authority on public safety.

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Esri Cited in Gartner Location Intelligence Software Forecast Snapshot

Esri Cited in Gartner Location Intelligence Software Forecast Snapshot

Leading global geospatial platform provider Esri has been mentioned in Gartner's May 2017 Forecast Snapshot: Location Intelligence Software, Worldwide, 2017 report.

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Adelaide poised to be Australia's smartest city

Adelaide poised to be Australia's smartest city

Governor Martin O’Malley, a renowned global expert in the use of geospatial technology in government, discussed why the nation’s business and government leaders need to embrace advanced location-based analytics technology at the 2017 Australian Smart Cities Conference in Adelaide today.

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Perth set for smart infrastructure future

Perth set for smart infrastructure future

A global smart cities expert has praised ‘internationally cutting edge’ technology that will slash the traffic congestion, time and costs associated with infrastructure developments across Perth.

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Visiting US leader says innovative technology key to Australian smart cities

Visiting US leader says innovative technology key to Australian smart cities

A single, innovative technology can help Australia cut crime rates, improve healthcare and transform environmental management, a visiting 2016 US presidential candidate and global authority on smart cities has declared.

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New partnership delivers open data sharing options to governments

New partnership delivers open data sharing options to governments

A partnership has been announced between Waze – the popular free crowdsourced traffic and navigation app – and Esri, designed to help governments of any size develop intelligent transportation systems.

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Global tech expert mentors Aussie startups to map their app success

Global tech expert mentors Aussie startups to map their app success

An international startup expert is helping local developers create groundbreaking location-based apps set to rival global success stories like Uber, Airbnb and Tinder.

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Esri earns top ranking in latest Forrester research report

Esri earns top ranking in latest Forrester research report

In a new report by influential research and advisory firm Forrester, Esri has been recognised for setting a global standard in GIS technology, with consistent and constant innovation.

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South Australia providing investors with agricultural insights

South Australia providing investors with agricultural insights

An innovative online portal is putting South Australia’s $21 billion agriculture, food, wine and forestry industries on the world stage and providing investors with insights into the state’s prime commodity investment opportunities.

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Australian utility sets global technology benchmark

Australian utility sets global technology benchmark

One of Australia’s largest water retailers has today secured an international award for an innovative project that has seen the time required to identify faults in their network drop from minutes to just seconds

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Smart mapping stamps out climate change sour grapes

Smart mapping stamps out climate change sour grapes

One of the world’s largest wine makers has armed itself with cutting-edge smart mapping technology to help fight the effects of climate change and safeguard the production of its celebrated wines.

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Smart mapping to slash veg management costs, says expert

Smart mapping to slash veg management costs, says expert

Electricity distributors could slash tens of millions of dollars from the industry’s 800 million dollar annual vegetation management bill by simply embracing state-of-the-art smart mapping technology, says leading industry expert.

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Hipster ‘chill village’ wins schools’ geography competition

Hipster ‘chill village’ wins schools’ geography competition

A student’s vision to transform unused land into a hipster ‘chill village’ complete with colourful street art, al fresco dining and a skate ramp has taken top prize in a Victorian schools’ geography challenge.

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Cutting-edge spatial technology fuels global ‘geo-awakening’

Cutting-edge spatial technology fuels global ‘geo-awakening’

An unfolding 'geo-awakening' is set to see spatial technology become a critical tool for identifying and addressing key societal challenges such as transportation, the environment and the economy, according to the head of the Asia Pacific’s largest geospatial services group.

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Council aims to win by making residents the biggest losers

Council aims to win by making residents the biggest losers

Local eateries offering nutritious meals and smoke-free dining have won a spot in an ingenious good food guide – a Victorian council’s healthy eating smart map.

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