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Why U.K. Government Agencies Should Start Leveraging Geospatial Cloud Solutions

There is increasing demand for cloud-based solutions across government agencies, private industries, and consumer IT markets in the U.K. And while many of these organizations are adopting a cloud-first strategy when implementing new systems or replacement old ones, deployment of cloud-based solutions could be better. Discover why U.K. government agencies should start using geospatial cloud solutions.

City of Edmonton Takes Top Spot on Canada’s Open Cities Index

For the second year in a row, the City of Edmonton in Alberta, Canada, has taken the Open Cities Index's top spot. Learn more about how our customer is using open data standards to encourage the development of transparent and accountable government.

Germany's Kassel Fire Brigade Successfully Manages the Refugee Crisis

As the Syrian Civil War enters its fifth year and the European Union continues to grapple with the refugee crisis, Germany’s Kassel Fire Brigade has taken a leading role among fire brigades in the federal state of Hesse in managing and responding to the 1.2 million refugees in Germany. Discover how the brigade is managing the daily challenges and getting Syrian, Iraqi, and Afghani refugees back on their feet again.

Becoming More Resilient to Emergency Events

In this post, we highlight lessons learn from a panel discussion between officials with the City of Toronto and the city’s utility provider, Toronto Hydro. The panel was part of the Conference Board of Canada’s recent Resilience Conference. On May 17, Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure will be guest hosting a webcast with the Conference Board of Canada that talks about the importance of planning and training in emergency management, as well as solutions that allow organizations, governments, and companies to better prepare for and respond to emergencies.

What Motivates Our Customers Emergency Management Planning

During an emergency event, things happen fast and decisions need to be made quickly with a timely response to all parties involved. Ensuring decisions are made quickly and effectively communicated involves a lot of planning and collaboration between decision makers. So how do organizations prioritize their emergency planning needs? Here are our customers' biggest concerns when managing an emergency event.

Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure Maintains Web Geoportal for the Rhine County of Neuss, Germany

The Rhine County of Neuss, Germany offers deeper insights through their new and free web service. Previously used mainly for government and policy planning, a newly deployed online geospatial portal offers fast and easy public access to geospatial data. The geospatial portal is based on software solutions developed by Hexagon and is comprehensively maintained by Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure in Germany.

A Bazaar, a Magician, and a Polar Expedition – Welcome to the Danish Intergraph User Conference

Hosted by the Danish User Group and Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure, this year's Danish Intergraph User Conference will be held March 2 and 3 at the Munkebjerg Hotel in Vejle, Denmark. The conference is dedicated to presenting product news, customer case studies, and training sessions for government agencies and utility providers. Here’s a highlight of what will be happening during the conference.

Green GIS Reduces Carbon Footprint Through Data Storage Efficiencies

In this episode of HxGN TV, EMEA Marketing Manager Matthias Alisch discusses how Green GIS is reducing technology’s carbon footprint with Dr. Uwe Jasnoch, our EMEA industry leader for government, transportation, and defense.

Crafting A Vision for the Future

We find ourselves crafting a new vision for our customers, our communities and our company – a vision expressed by the Hexagon brand. While Intergraph SG&I  brings a heritage and history crafted from decades leading in competitive markets, carrying the Hexagon banner opens up even more opportunities to deliver innovative and flexible solutions to our current and future customers.

Embracing Change – One of Life’s Great Teachers

The Intergraph name change will be something new – and positive for all of us – those who wear the logo, as well as those who use the products.  Hexagon represents a global brand with key critical assets and infrastructure, which truly distinguishes and differentiates our organization in the global market place.