Geospatial in Mississippi: Innovative and Industry-Leading
Northeast Mississippi Business Journal
July 7, 2006

You have probably seen the images. Dramatic overhead pictures of Hurricane Katrina, stunning aerial views of Ground Zero in lower Manhattan, or shocking snapshots of whole villages wiped away by the Asian tsunami. All of these are the result of geospatial technology which generates images of the Earth from satellites or airplanes. But these images are more than just vivid pictures of a tragic scene, they can be powerful and innovative tools for displaying data and solving problems…

State could recruit geospatial industry
The Clarion-Ledger – Jackson, MS
…A successful “creative avenue” the state has pursued to boost the state’s economy is supporting the growth of Mississippi’s geospatial technology industry cluster through the Enterprise for Innovative Geospatial Solutions, a state program providing geospatial companies in Mississippi with research and business support…

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