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...
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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
Armed with the usual 'show essentials' - business cards, lanyard, $5 change for a sandwich, oh and of course some real tea - the Snowflake team settled down for a really focused event at the FAA ATIEC where the big news and discussion point of the week was all around the release of FIXM 2.0.
We've made some really great new hires at Snowflake this year and its about time we introduced some of the new strategic additions to the team. In the last year we have expanded across the pond to the US with our Washington DC office and invested in our newly redeveloped UK office, so with all this expansion we've brought some amazing talent into both the Commercial and Development teams to keep us innovating....
We are really excited to launch today our latest suite of training courses specifically for Aviation Data Exchange. Our brand new suite of training courses enable organisations to get up to speed with new data exchange models for Aeronautical Information Management (AIM) based on OGC and ISO standards, including AIXM, WXXM, IWXXM (AvXML) and FIXM.
For those of you who keep an eye on our Facebook or Twitter feeds you’ll be more than aware of the major happenings around Snowflakeland in the past 6 weeks. If you’re not quite up to speed then I’m really excited to tell you about our brand new office space. Yes – we have a
June is the time of year when we pack up our bags and head to an amazing European city for the annual INSPIRE Conference. This year the conference was organised in the birthplace of the Renaissance in the heart of Tuscany: Florence. To stay with the theme that made Florence famous, this year's theme was 'The Green Renaissance'. Just like how the Renaissance spread out over Europe from the 14th century and heralded an age of new and innovative thinking, INSPIRE has been transforming the way we think about publishing and sharing (environmental) data in Europe....
Since the start of my career in the summer of 1998 I have been working with maritime data. Whether it be struggling with sound propagation loss algorithms in ADA, wrestling with range dependant ray trace models in C++ or punching the air when in around 2005 I first linked a Geoserver WMS to ArcSDE, I’ve
Annex III data providers - Your INSPIRE deadlines are approaching! Many UK Government institutions and authorities, including Local Government, are required to be compliant with the EC INSPIRE directive as it is implemented over the next few years. The first compliance deadline for Annex III data providers (that includes Local Gov) is the 3rd December this year
Helyx SIS Ltd together with Snowflake Software have successfully won a programme of work to provide specialist Aeronautical Open Standards consultancy to the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl).