Map of 2011 Wind Performance for the United States from 3TIER.

Wind and GIS

Caitlin Dempsey

GIS  has many applications in wind mapping, analysis and modeling. Geographic data and modeling of wind performance can help site ...

Historical Geography and GIS

Caitlin Dempsey

Historical GIS is the use of GIS data to document the given geography of an area in history.  GIS can ...

Geosk: GIS Data as a Service (Daas)

Caitlin Dempsey

Whats is Geosk and what does it mean for GIS data delivery? Scott Robinson, Director, Global Data Products at Pitney Bowes Business Insight, explains what Geosk means for GIS Data as a Service (DaaS) and how cloud computing can be used to delivery GIS data online.

Churchill Globe by Bellerby Globemakers.

Gifts for Geographers and GISers

Caitlin Dempsey

If you're trying to figure out the ideal gift for the GISer or geographer on your list, check out these great ideas for your Christmas and holiday gift shopping.

Why GIS Doesn’t Replace the Need for Surveyors

GIS Contributor

With all the readily available aerial and satellite imagery, it is a legitimate questions to ask if GIS can be ...