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ICYMI: Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure CONNECT Recap – HxGN LIVE Edition

Happy Friday! This week we've been at the HxGN LIVE conference in Hong Kong. There have been plenty of great sessions and technologies on display. Next week we'll bring you a full recap of the conference with highlights and photos. Until then, take a minute and catch up on a few news stories and blog posts you might have missed. Thanks for reading, and have a great weekend!

Webcast: How Web Services, Apps, and Portals Are Unlocking Real Value in Utility and Communications GIS Data

In this recent webcast for Directions Magazine, Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure’s Mike Baker and Karen Bachmeyer give an in-depth look at Intergraph Networks - a comprehensive GIS data collection and integration solution that leverages web services to enhance operational insight, customer satisfaction, and data quality for utility and communications companies. 

Steven Cost Keynote Recap: Smart Cities. Smarter Nations.

Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure was part of the Synergy track for HxGN LIVE in Hong Kong. The Synergy keynote presentation theme was Smart Cities, Smarter Nations. Our President Steven Cost’s portion of the shared keynote focused on real-world customer examples of smart organizations, smart cities, and smart nations that are built upon connected, convergent, contextual and consumable technologies. Here is a recap of his keynote.

Ask the Experts: Best Practices for Implementing inPURSUIT RMS

In this podcast, we talk to Emily Neal, systems specialist at Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure, about the best practices for implementing and using inPURSUIT records management system for desktop and field-based reporting.

Managing Criminal Evidence: Lessons Learned from Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police

In this HxGN TV interview, we talk with Crystal Cody from the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department and Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure’s vice president of product center operations Steve Marz about the issues involved with collecting, safeguarding, and storing digital evidence. Enjoy!

Podcast: Understanding and Benefiting from the Cloud

In this podcast, we talk with Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure’s Chief Technology Officer Kalyn Sims about why the cloud – and all of its forms - is becoming a popular solution with our customers and within our industries.

ICYMI: Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure CONNECT Weekly Recap

Happy Friday! You made it through another week. And you lived to tell the tale. Take a minute and catch up on a few news stories and blog posts you might have missed. Thanks for reading, and have a great weekend!

APCO Canada 2015: Why Industry Conferences Are Still Valuable

With scads of information on user forums, webinars, and blog posts, some believe that conferences and events are a thing of the past. While there is amazing information available online, there are many unique learning and networking opportunities offered at events and conferences that still make attendance very worthwhile. Here are just a few reasons why you should attend industry conferences. 

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.

Using Real-Time Video Technology for Public Safety in Newport News, Virginia

In this HxGN TV interview, we talk with Al Dale, project manager for E911 and 311, City of Newport News, about how Newport News is integrating real-time video feeds into their computer-aided dispatch system to improve situational awareness for their officers and dispatchers.