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The Future of Safe Cities - HxGN LIVE 2017 Recap

During the HxGN LIVE conference last week, we revealed our Safe Cities vision and our plan to leverage cloud technology as a common platform for our Safe Cities solutions – and beyond. In case you missed any of the keynotes or big announcements, here’s a recap of all of the things we shared and discussed during HxGN LIVE 2017.

Convergence in the Cloud – Keynote Recap

In their HxGN LIVE 2017 keynote address, Kalyn Sims and Dan Retzer delve into how you can improve the quality of life of your citizens through the fusion of information and technologies in the cloud. Check out this recap and learn more about our enterprise information architecture approach to achieving safer cities globally.

The True Cost of Not Having an Oversize/Overweight Solution

Intelligent routing solutions can avoid costly problems such as bridge strikes and ensure that roads on approved detour routes are used according to design and purpose. In this post, we discuss how outdated routing processes can cost DOT's a lot of taxpayer dollars.

Routing Oversize/Overweight Vehicles through Major Metropolitan Areas

On June 6, we are hosting a webinar with Washington, D.C.'s District Department of Transportation to discuss the benefits the agency has realized by using our oversize/overweight (OS/OW) routing solution. Here are a few things you’ll learn by attending the upcoming webinar.

GIS-T 2017 Recap - The Frontier of Excellence

From asset management and safety analysis to how spatial technologies can be used with autonomous vehicles, this year’s GIS Transportation Symposium’s topics spanned a breath of more traditional subjects to cutting-edge ideas and trends.Here’s a look at a few of the major topics discussed at the 2017 GIS-T Symposium.

How the DDOT Automates OS/OW Routing to Expedite Permitting and Ensure Road Safety

Discover how the DDOT’s OS/OW route planning and restriction management solution streamlines the routing process to ensure road safety, increase operational efficiency, and expedite permits for trucking companies.

How Geospatial Technology Fits into Transportation’s IT Mainstream

In this post, transportation industry expert Bruce Aquila discusses how spatially-enabled technologies have evolved within the IT architecture of transportation departments. He also explores how DOTs use web services and the cloud to harness valuable data created by geospatial technologies.

Addressing Industry Concerns at SC&RA's Specialized Transportation Symposium

Here's a look at the top industry topics discussed at this year's Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association's Specialized Transportation Symposium in Orlando, Florida.

Saskatchewan Government Insurance Automates OS/OW Routing to Improve Road Safety and Permitting

Discover how SGI deployed an automated oversize/overweight routing system to reduce permitting times, eliminate human error, and improve transportation safety.

To Host or Not to Host - Transportation Research Board Recap

In early January, the Transportation Research Board held its annual meeting in Washington, D.C. and attracted more than 12,000 transportation professionals from all over the world. Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure's Bruce Aquila, senior transportation consultant, discusses this year's meeting and his presentation on the advantages of cloud hosting.