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SESAR Large Scale Demonstration Activities

Here at Snowflake we are making our Master Class award winning AIM data exchange software available to participants in the SESAR Large Scale Demonstration Activities...

Code Off 2014: Eat. Sleep. Code. Repeat.

Code Off 2014 was our biggest yet. Apparently the lure of pizza, code and the opportunity to win a Summer Internship at the Snowflake offices had filtered through the ECS department at the University of Southampton and had earnt us a reputation for running a pretty good coding competition. Twenty keen students turned out early on a sunny Saturday morning to attempt our latest coding challenge....

AIM data loading with GO Loader

The most recent release of GO Loader (v1.7.4) includes some fantastic new features for the Aviation sector. If you’re interested in aeronautical information management then you’ll be excited to hear that GO Loader now has in-built support for FAA Subscriber Files and complex airspace geometries. We’ve also bundled in some great AIXM Project Templates. Discover more >

Robogals invade Snowflake

Ever wondered what a robot invasion might be like? Vera explains as Robogals Southampton organise this years SINE-UK conference in our office space on Saturday the 8th of February......

New Director of Professional Services at Snowflake

Alex Brooker appointed to Snowflake Board of Directors   We are very pleased to announce today the appointment of Alex Brooker to the Snowflake Board of Directors as Director of Professional Services.   Alex Brooker joined Snowflake in 2012 with 11 years of experience within the UK Defence and Geospatial Intelligence industry. During his time

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AIXM Data Translation Made Easy

In GO Loader 1.7.3 we’ve enhanced our geometry support and bundled two new project templates to turn loading AIXM 4.5 and AIXM 5.1 into a 1-click process. Using project templates all you need to do is tell GO Loader the database settings and GO Loader handles the rest...

PlugFest Or BugFest?

Last week Jono attended the United Kingdom Interoperability Assessment PlugFest (UKIAP), which took place here in Southampton at the headquarters of Ordnance Survey GB (OS). Here’s where you say, “Ordnance Survey, yeah I’ve heard of them, but PlugFest, what’s that?”

SESAR SWIM success for NATS, Snowflake and Harris in Master Class

We're incredibly proud to announce that out of 100 participants and 21 data providers from around the world NATS, Snowflake Software, and Harris Corporation have all earned ‘Best-In-Class’ awards in the EUROCONTROL sponsored SESAR SWIM Master Class 2013 for their joint entries...

Digital Hydrography on the maritime web

Embracing maritime data challenges and opportunities Alberto Olivares reports back on the recent Digital Hydrography event hosted by the UK Hydrography Society   Last week I had the opportunity to head to the Digital Hydrography on the maritime web conference that was hosted by the Hydrography Society (UK) and held right here in Southampton at

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