02.12.2008New versions of GIS products are available KB "Panorama" developed new versions (10.2.0) of Professional GIS "Map 2008", Professional vectorizer "Panorama-editor", Desktop GIS "Map 2008", GIS "Navigator 2008", GIS-view. Improved tools: Map Calculations, Manager of Maps, Import from geodethic devices, Loading of coordinates from text file. Added means of editing of labels in Unicode. Professional GIS Map 2008 also has new tools - Transliteration of text semantics and Creation of a regular grid of vector characteristics. All programs are in Download section. Also GIS ToolKit version 10.0.5 is available now. Added new events and methods of connection to GIS Server, improved components for work with matrix, graph of network and semantics. Installation and source codes are available on our site.
01.11.2008KB "Panorama" has completed another phase of the development of special software of state topographic monitoring As part of the software development of state topographic monitoring (STM), carried out by order of Gostsentr "Priroda", performed a special software (SS) of monitoring changes in objects areas of electronic maps of scale 1:100 000. SS STM is intended for the automated conducting a database of changes of objects of district, conducting maps of changes of objects of district, the automated conducting the accompanying and helping information by kinds of the works done on maps of changes, the automated formation of accounting documents.
01.11.2008During the first 10 months of 2008, overall number of sold KB "Panorama" software packages grew on 45% For the first 10 months of 2008 KB "Panorama" shipped 2 066 units, during the same period of 2007 - 1 424. The main product is a GIS map 2008. The total number of users of KB "Panorama" products is more than 15 000.
14.10.2008KB "Panorama" developed a new version of Converter of large-scale plans in DXF format version 6.0 The new version of the program is working with libraries of GIS-kernel version 10, maps for converting may be opened from the GIS Server 2008 with access control. Checking the correctness of the value of semantics of Z-coordinates (height) is added by issuing an error protocol. Added a check that the RSC and DXF files are placed in a same service directory with FS file for the conversion of maps from different folders. Scaling of linewidth, heights of characters and processing of multilines is corrected. The read error of structure of flood filling not linked to an outline is corrected. New version of program is available on the site in Download section.
13.10.2008Complex of programs GIS Panorama-Agro and IAS "Agroholding" received the award "Product of the Year 2008" At the last exhibition "SOFTOOL'2008" was held an annual competition among the best IT-products "Product of the Year". Complex of programs GIS Panorama-AGRO (KB "Panorama") and IAS "Agroholding" (OOO "TsentrProgrammSistem") received the award "Product of the Year 2008" in the category "Best GIS". Earlier this complex won a silver medal at the 9th Russian agro-industrial exhibition "Golden Autumn" in 2007 (photo here) and a gold medal at the exhibition "Russian Field Day 2008" (photo here).
09.10.2008The regional scientific and practical conference for users of "Panorama" software On October the 30th in Krasnodar will be held regional scientific and practical conference for users of "Panorama" software. The conference will address issues related to the creation and use of digital information on the location in field of navigation, cartography, geodesy and agriculture.
06.10.2008Water Monitoring System, developed on the basis of KB Panorama products, will be presented at the "AQUA UKRAINE - 2008" 7-10 October at the International Exhibition Center in Kiev will take place International Water Forum "AQUA UKRAINE - 2008". In the exposition of State Committee for Water Management of Ukraine will be demonstrated geoinformation system for monitoring and integrated management of water basins of large rivers of Ukraine "Rivers of Ukraine" (Rivers Nistru, Pripyat, Tisa, Seversky Donets, Southern Bug, as well as the composition of the GIS Lviv and Vinnitsa regions - part of a river Vistula, the West Bug and Dnepr), developed in Vinnytsia National Technical University (VNTU). The system is created using KB "Panorama" products, including GIS ToolKit Free, during the 2003-2008.
02.10.2008KB "Panorama" at the "Golden Autumn-2008" KB "Panorama" will participate in an international exhibition of agricultural machinery and technology "AgroTek Russia", which will be held during the exhibition "Golden Autumn", from 10th to 14th of October, 2008 at the All-Russian Exhibition Center. Information about the software products of KB "Panorama" for agriculture will be presented at the company booth. As part of the business program of exhibitions will be held a seminar on "Hardware-software and information support of technology of "precision farming".
30.09.2008KB "Panorama" developed GIS "Map 2008" version 10.1.10 In the new version of GIS added new modes to calculate areas of intersections of objects, added import images from MrSid (SID, JPEG2000, NITF), enhanced block of geodetic tasks. The new version of GIS Map 2008 is available on the site in the Download section.
29.09.2008KB "Panorama" developed new version of program of database monitoring and maps updating 3.0 The monitoring program is designed to maintain the objects in the current state of sync with attribute data that are stored and maintained in a database. The new version features updated connectivity to the DBMS Oracle, adds support for Oracle Database 10g. The program uses GIS-kernel version 10. Help system in English is available now. The new version is on the site in the Download section.
19.09.20082-3 October 2008 in Kiev (Ukraine) will be the third All-Ukrainian scientific and practical conference "National mapping: status, challenges and prospects for development" "GISINFO" Ltd. - Ukrainian partner of KB "Panorama" and "Racurs" Company - will sponsor the event. During the conference participants will be able to see the capabilities and experience of geographic information technologies "Panorama" and digital photogrammetric system "PHOTOMOD" in the field of cartography. Details will be presented to technology creation and updating of large-scale digital topographic maps and plans, Automated generalization of maps, complex preparation of maps for publication. Also during the meeting everyone will be able to obtain the necessary consultations, a set of promotional materials, CD with demo versions of software "Panorama" and "PHOTOMOD". As part of the conference is scheduled to hold an exhibition of modern cartographic products, programs and technological units to create cartographic products. Production tour is planned. Learn more about the conference on it's page.
15.09.2008The three summer months of 2008, showed growth in the number of sold KB "Panorama" software packages on more than 150% over the same period in 2007
11.09.2008In KB "Panorama" a new version of the Municipal client-server GIS "Earth and Realty" 4.0 The new version adds the possibility of working with mapping data, which are located on the GIS Server 2008. The system uses version 10 of GIS core. A new version of the application and documentation available in Downloadsection.
08.09.2008KB PANORAMA signed contract with Oracle company about participation in the partner program For more effective promotion of software products for Oracle - "GIS Constructor for PL/SQL Oracle", "Program of database monitoring..." and others, and also for reception of technical support at use of products of Oracle company in GIS-projects KB Panorama has signed the agreement on participation in the partner program with Oracle company and with the company FORCE-Center of development, the distributor of Oracle company.
08.08.2008"GISINFO" Ltd. organizes from 5th to 7th of September seminar on contemporary issues of agriculture "GISINFO" Ltd. - Ukrainian partner KB "Panorama" - from 5th to 7th of September, 2008 to organize in Buymerovka, Sumy region seminar "Integrated Automation of agricultural enterprises, planning, budgeting, introduction of technologies of accurate farming" to managers and key professionals of agroholdings and agricultural enterprises. The seminar will address issues of integrated automation agricultural enterprises using IAS "Management of agricultural enterprises", which includes Panorama-AGRO, GIS Map 2008, GIS WebServer and others. More information about the seminar...
08.08.2008KB "Panorama" developed a new version of GIS Panorama Mobile 2.6 In the new version added search of objects on the map by name, appearing on the map of Cyrillic characters on devices without the support of Russian language, selection of GPS port in INI-file. Updated interface of application. Application formerly known as the MobileGIS. Source codes of Panorama Mobile are part of the GIS ToolKit for Pocket PC. New version is available in Download section.
30.07.2008KB Panorama produced a new version of means for development of GIS applications GIS ToolKit 10.0.1 Expanded MAPAPI-interface, the kernel rewritten to accelerate work with the map. Expanded support for multi-thread data processing. Added components TMapGisServer to connect to data from GIS Server 2008, TMapMiniMap to display maps in the "Navigator" mode. New components are provided with examples of use. Installation program and source codes of components are on the site in Download section.
29.07.2008KB "Panorama" developed a new version of GIS WebServer 2.1 and GIS WebToolKit 2.1 In the new version of GIS WebServer user interface is updated. Added element describing current theme and set of maps. Added element legend current map, the regime of generating links to the current page, regimes "The entire card in the window" and "All objects in the window". Improved filtering of records from database. Changed how to obtain information about the selected object of the map - implemented map regime by default (first turn on the regime, then select map objects). Added regime of generating raster map for http-user request, with certain size, scale, selected map object. Added regime of fragment print of maps using a custom template in HTML format. Tools to develop GIS applications for the web - GIS WebToolKit, including the texts of GIS WebServer were updated. The new version is on the site in Download section.
28.07.2008MobileGIS application for Windows Mobile is updated KB "Panorama" updated application MobileGIS, demonstrating use of MAPAPI-interface for work with an electronic map in OS Windows Mobile. Updated interface of application, added transparent buttons of map controlling on a background for scaling and move on the map, display of geodetic coordinates. Application and its source code in C # can be found in Download section.
25.07.2008KB "Panorama" updated converter of large-scale maps in DXF format to version 5.21 The new version adds the possibility of scaling all types of objects created cards, the formation of a common list of objects not created during conversion, fixed default converting settings, processing the name of layer of point and vector objects with an automatic adjusting of accordance, presentation of vector objects in the form of line with a length equal to a length of vector object. A new version of the program is on the site in Download section.
24.07.2008KB "Panorama" developed GIS Constructor for Oracle PL/SQL version 4.0 The program is intended to create a geographic information applications in the PL/SQL language, operating under the administration of Oracle database on the Solaris platform with the processor Sparc. In the new version used GIS-kernel version 10 (GIS Map 2008). Significantly expanded list of functions of MAPAPI-interface, advanced representation of data. Added specialized functions to work in the ORACLE environment on display of maps and user objects in the GIF-format, the search for objects at a point on the map, building routes for roads graf, calculating of positional relationship of points and objects, calculating the length of the facility from start to a given point, etc. The new version of GIS Constructor for Oracle PL/SQL is on the site in Download section.
22.07.2008III International Salon of weapons and military equipment MVSV-2008 Joint-Stock Company KB "Panorama" will participate in the III International salon of weapons and military equipment MVSV-2008, which will be held from 20th to 24th of August 2008 in "Expocentr". Organizer - the Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation (FSVTS of Russia). KB "Panorama" main activities are the development of geoinformation systems for military use ("Integracia", "Acacia", "Panorama") in OS Linux, Windows, Solaris, client-server and web-applications, geoinformation ensure of on-board navigation systems, creating three-dimensional models for command and staff exercises. More than 60 enterprises and organizations use KB "Panorama" products in the execution of contracts with the Ministry of Defense of Russian Federation. Products were certified by the Ministry of Defense and by the Federal Agency of a Geodesy and Cartography of Russia.
14.07.2008Joint-stock Company KB "Panorama" was awarded with a gold medal at the exhibition "Russian Field Day 2008" Joint-stock Company KB "Panorama" took part in the exhibition-demonstration "Russian Field Day 2008". The exhibition was held in the Belgorod region from 3 to 7 July. More than 200 specialists visited a joint stand of KB "Panorama" and "Tsentrprogrammsistem" where they familiarised with technology of GIS and automating management of agricultural enterprises. The high interest among visitors received a seminar on "Hardware and software support technology of "accurate farming", organized by KB "Panorama" in conjunction with the "Tsentrprogrammsistem" and engineering center "GEOMIR". The pilot project of automate management of agricultural enterprises, executed on the basis of "Borisovskaya grain company" Ltd., was marked by a gold medal. You can see photos here.
11.07.2008Updated example of application in Java for Windows KB "Panorama" updated example of application based on Java JDK 1.6.0, showing use of MAPAPI-interface version 10.X to work with an electronic map in Windows-application. A sample can be found in Download section.
07.07.2008KB "Panorama" developed GIS "Map 2008" version 10.1.7 In the new version of GIS tasks of creation of diagrams, editor of classifier, manager of maps and others were improved. New versions of the GIS "Map 2008" and "Panorama-Editor" are on the site in Download section.
07.07.2008In the first half of 2008 growth in the number of sold KB "Panorama" software packages was 84% During the period from 1.01.2008 to 30.06.2008 KB "Panorama" sold 1 355 software packages that is 84% more over the same period in 2007 (737 packages). The most popular product is GIS "Map 2008".
02.07.2008KB "Panorama" developed new product GIS Server 2008 for Solaris version 1.1.1 GIS Server 2008 is the program for remote access to cartographical data of users of programs GIS Map 2008, Panorama-editor version 10, GIS "Navigator 2008", GIS-view and other programs developed in GIS ToolKit version 10 and higher. Placing data on a server provides protection of data against illegal copying and changing. Connection with a server is established under TCP/IP protocol with use of the socket mechanism. Program GIS Server 2008 for Solaris 9 is adapted for work on a Sparc processor. The list of users, the list of data and their properties are stored on a server in XML format. Editing of work parameters of GIS Server is executed in program GIS Administrator 2008 (in Windows). The server grants the remote access to vector maps, rasters and matrixes. The new version is put on a site in Download section.
27.06.2008KB "Panorama" conveyed its programmes to universities On International scientific conference "Modern GIS technology and remote sensing in the agro-industrial complexes and environmental" (Kiev, June 19-20, 2008) "GISINFO" Ltd. - Ukrainian partner of KB "Panorama" and "RACURS" company, conveyed software packages of GIS "Map 2008" with additional modules "Complex of geodesic calculations" and "Complex of preparation of maps for publication" to National Agricultural University and conducted master classes to train for work with new versions of the programmes. This is the fourteenth university in Ukraine, where students learn GIS "Panorama" technologies. Currently, KB "Panorama" programmes applied in educational processes in more than 40 universities.
24.06.2008KB "Panorama" developed a new version of GIS kernel libraries for GIS ToolKit 10 In the new version of libraries greatly expanded list of functions of MAPAPI - interface. Added features for work with GIS Server 2008, provided support for new types of data (cloud of points), increased funds for constructing and processing graph roads, etc. The new version of libraries is on the site in Download section.
19.06.2008KB "Panorama" developed a new version of Program of geocoding by addresses 1.1 The program is implemented for causing of objects on the map from a table records of database. In the new version the option Incomplete coincidence address is added. With its inclusion after a negative finding addresses on all components of the facility (street, house, building, building) re-search is conducted only by name (code) street and house number. New version of software and its source code are on the site in Download section.
16.06.2008KB "Panorama" developed a new version of tools "GIS Constructor" 9.3.0 for Qt4 in OS AltLinux4 List of libraries of GIS-kernel was extended, list of functions of MAPAPI-interface and control examples were expanded. New version is on a site in Downloadsection.
11.06.2008KB "Panorama" developed new product GIS Server 2008 for Linux GIS Server 2008 is the program for remote access to cartographical data of users of programs GIS Map 2008, Panorama-editor version 10, GIS "Navigator 2008", GIS-view and other programs developed in GIS ToolKit version 10 and higher. Placing data on a server provides protection of data against illegal copying and changing. Connection with a server is established under TCP/IP protocol with use of the socket mechanism. Program GIS Server 2008 for Linux is adapted for work in OS AltLinux 4.0. The list of users, the list of data and their properties are stored on a server in XML format. Editing of work parameters of GIS Server is executed in program GIS Administrator 2008 (in Windows). The server grants the remote access to vector maps, rasters and matrixes. The new version is put on a site in Download section.
10.06.2008KB "Panorama" developed GIS Map 2008 version 10.1.0 The task "Engineering geological column" for data-processing of engineering and geological surveys is added in the new version of GIS. Editing tools of road graphs were improved to accommodate multilevel interchanges. Key driver was updated for work of net version and for support of x64 platforms. The new version was put on the site in Download section.
09.06.2008KB "Panorama" developed program of formation of raster maps for WEB version 1.0 The program is intended to form raster representations of vector data in determined scales to accelerate the display of maps in GIS WebServer and other WEB-applications. The program will be a part of a new version of GIS WebServer 2.0. Program with source code was put on the site in Download section.
05.06.2008KB "Panorama" is the laureate of XV All-Russia forum "The market of geoinformatics of Russia. A modern condition and prospects of development" At XV All-Russia forum "The market of geoinformatics of Russia. A modern condition and prospects of development" GIS Association has noted Joint-Stock Company KB "Panorama" with the diplomas in a nomination "Most dynamically developing GIS-company" and for professional coverage of activity of the company in the newspaper "???????/GISinfo".