Heerbrugg/Switzerland,April 1, 2015—Leica Geosystems today announced TruView Global, a new product to expand on its popular TruView application. TruView Global makes TruViews accessible via any Internet browser on any device without a plug-in. TruView was introduced by Leica Geosystems in 2006 as an innovative, market-first solution for intuitive, free point cloud viewing, measuring, and mark-up. TruView has since been imitated across the industry. Shaking free from prior operating system and browser constraints, TruView Global is another first-to-market innovation, bringing TruView to an entire new set of users and clearing the way for new end-user applications.
Heerbrugg/Switzerland, April 1, 2015—Leica Geosystems today announced CloudWorx for Navisworks, a new 3D point cloud plug-in for Autodesk’s Navisworks, a popular design review software used by architecture, engineering, and construction. Leica CloudWorx for Navisworks allows users to more efficiently work with 3D point cloud data of existing conditions and proposed designs in order to make more informed decisions on project plans before construction or renovation begins. Leica CloudWorx plug-ins are also available for Autodesk AutoCAD, Revit and 3ds Max software applications, as well as Bentley MicroStation, AVEVA PDMS, and Intergraph SmartPlant 3D, SmartPlant Review, and SmartPlant Isometrics.
Lake Mary, Fla., March 31, 2015 — FARO Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:FARO), the world’s most trusted source for 3D measurement, imaging, and realization technology, announces the release of the newly designed PointSense for Autodesk’s Revit® building design software. PointSense introduces breakthrough functionality to significantly improve the evaluation and conversion of point cloud data to Building Information Modeling (BIM).
MARKHAM, Ontario, Canada, March 3, 2015—PCI Geomatics, a world leading developer of remote sensing and photogrammetric software and systems, announced today the release of its GeoImaging Accelerator (GXL) 2015 - the latest version of the company’s proven, high-performance, and scalable image processing solution.
Feb. 25, 2015—Eternix Ltd., leading provider of next-generation software for GIS visualization and editing in 3D, releases its first WAMI extension, enabling Blaze Terra users to access WAMI data through cloud-based services. WAMI stands for Wide Area Motion Imagery and is an advanced sensor-based technology, delivering board stretches of video-like footage. WAMI has been gaining popularity since its adoption by the Open Geospatial Consortium (OCG).