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Visit the new exelisvis.com!

ExelisVIS.com is new and improved! Redesigned with you in mind, our new website will help you learn more about ENVI and IDL and help you access: User contributed code extensions for ENVI, ENVI LiDAR, and IDL Access to Forums that help you … Continue reading

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Remote Sensing Reveals Record Low Arctic Sea Ice

September 2012 broke all records for Arctic sea ice, and not in a good way. The National Snow and Ice Data Center’s Sea Ice Index for September 2012 shows the lowest ever monthly averaged extent of sea ice, culminating in … Continue reading

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Venus and the NASA Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO)

This week we got images of Venus tracking across the sun directly in our field of view, courtesy of NASA.  This is a once in a lifetime event, as the next occurrence of this transit won’t happen until 2117.  Of … Continue reading

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Introducing Exelis Visual Information Solutions!

As announced last January, ITT Corporation will spin off its businesses into three standalone companies. With this change, effective October 31, 2011, our parent organization, ITT Defense & Information Solutions, has become Exelis, Inc. A newly public company, Exelis, Inc … Continue reading

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On Demand Geospatial Image Dissemination

Geospatial imagery provides current information defense and intelligence personnel, first responders, and other tactical users need to make mission-critical decisions. The challenge is getting this data to them quickly and easily. These end users frequently operate in environments where bandwidth … Continue reading

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Getting to Know LiDAR

I’ve worked with a lot of different types of geospatial data in my years at ITT VIS, but one type that I’ve had relatively little experience with is LiDAR. So, when ITT VIS announced that we would be releasing a … Continue reading

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