HUNTSVILLE, Ala., November 13, 2012 — Intergraph® announces the upcoming release of GeoMedia® Smart Client 2013. With updated technology, GeoMedia Smart Client 2013 makes an organization progressive, enabling all users to seamlessly integrate geographic changes into configurable workflows.
With GeoMedia Smart Client, end-users can leverage advanced geospatial functionality via simple-to-use map-based tools, streamlining their processes and honing their expertise. These vibrant geospatial business workflows provide a level of sophistication not supported by legacy out-of-the-box horizontal software products. Workflow optimization and intuitive web editing become a reality embraced across an organization.
This release provides the ability for users to make updates with waning or non-existent internet connectivity. Work can continue and changes are uploaded upon connectivity again through a process that is seamless to the user experience. Project-based conflict handling can be added through the workflow definitions. Other new features include ERDAS APOLLO® Essentials integration, workflow manager API enhancements and support for geographic coordinates and custom coordinate systems.
"GeoMedia Smart Client 2013 provides a means for organizations to empower a large base of users that work between rigid desktop GIS and light-weight browser-based GIS systems," said Mladen Stojic, Vice President – Geospatial, Intergraph. "As a result, any organization will be able to tap into the power of geographic information as the driving force for making smarter decisions."
Users will now be able to deliver and display raster backdrops based on the Enhanced Compression Wavelet Protocol (ECWP), provided by ERDAS APOLLO Essentials. ECWP is benchmarked as the world's fastest image streaming protocol for image data. As such, customers covering large areas won't have to publish and update the raster backgrounds for different scale ranges anymore.
Workflow manager API enhancements include new API commands for faster and more flexible workflow configuration. There is also increased support for geographic coordinates and customer coordinate systems (supporting both Oracle and SQL Server databases).
GeoMedia Smart Client 2013 will be available in three product tiers:
Intergraph is launching Intergraph Geospatial 2013 later this year. The united portfolio includes new releases of GeoMedia, ERDAS IMAGINE, LPS, ImageStation, ERDAS APOLLO, GeoMedia Smart Client, GeoMedia Web Map, Geospatial Portal, and Geospatial SDI. In this modern and dynamic release, users will be able to discover and exploit the wealth of information contained in data from any source, share it rapidly (and securely), and deliver it on demand as reliable and actionable information to drive smarter decisions.
To learn more about Intergraph Geospatial Portfolio 2013, please visit geospatial.intergraph.com/2013.
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Intergraph is the leading global provider of engineering and geospatial software that enables customers to visualize complex data. Businesses and governments in more than 60 countries rely on Intergraph’s industry-specific software to organize vast amounts of data to make processes and infrastructure better, safer and smarter. The company’s software and services empower customers to build and operate more efficient plants and ships, create intelligent maps, and protect critical infrastructure and millions of people around the world.
Intergraph operates through two divisions: Process, Power & Marine (PP&M) and Security, Government & Infrastructure (SG&I). Intergraph PP&M provides enterprise engineering software for the design, construction, operation and data management of plants, ships and offshore facilities. Intergraph SG&I provides geospatially powered solutions, including ERDAS technologies, to the public safety and security, defense and intelligence, government, transportation, photogrammetry, and utilities and communications industries. Intergraph Government Solutions (IGS) is an independent subsidiary for SG&I’s U.S. federal business.
Intergraph is part of Hexagon (Nordic exchange: HEXA B; www.hexagon.com), a leading global provider of design, measurement, and visualization technologies that enable customers to design, measure and position objects, and process and present data.
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