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    premium web application for ArcGIS Enterprise 10.7 that provides users with tools and capabilities in a project-based environment that streamlines image analysis and structure observation management. Interested in working with imagery in a modern, web-based experience? Here’s a look at some of the features ArcGIS Excalibur 1.0 has to offer: Search for Imagery ArcGIS Excalibur makes it easy to search and discover imagery available to you within your organization through a number of experiences. You can connect directly to an imagery layer, an image service URL, or even through the imagery catalog search. The imagery catalog search allows you to quickly search for imagery layers over areas of interest to discover and queue images for further use. Work with imagery Once you have located the imagery of interest, you can easily connect to the imagery exploitation canvas where you can utilize a wide variety of tools to begin working with your imagery. The imagery exploitation canvas allows you to view your imagery on top of a default basemap where the imagery is automatically orthorectified and aligned with the map. The exploitation canvas also enables you to simultaneously view the same image in a more focused manner as it was captured in its native perspective. Display Tools Optimizing imagery to get the most value out of each image pixel is a breeze with ArcGIS Excalibur display tools. The image display tools include image renderers, filters, the ability to change band combinations, and even apply settings like DRA and gamma. Settings to change image transparency and compression are also included. Exploitation Tools Ever need to highlight key areas of interest through mark up, labeling, and measurement? Through the mark-up tools, you can create simple graphics on top of your imagery using text and shape elements to call attention to areas of interest through outline, fill, transparency, and much more. The measurements tool allows you to measure horizontal and vertical distances, areas, and feature locations on an image. Export Tools The exploitation results saved in an image project can be easily shared using the export tools. The create presentation tool exports your current view directly to a Microsoft PowerPoint presentation, along with the metadata of the imagery. Introducing an Imagery Project ArcGIS Excalibur also introduces the concept of an imagery project to help streamline imagery workflows by leveraging the ArcGIS platform. An ArcGIS Excalibur imagery project is a dynamic way to organize resources, tools, and workflows required to complete an image-based task. An imagery project can contain geospatial reference layers and a set of tools for a focused image analysis and structured observation management workflows. Content created within imagery projects can be shared and made available to your organization to leverage in downstream analysis and shared information products.
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    The importance of GIS in any organization regardless of its size or the industry can never be underestimated. There is a growing interest in awareness of the strategic value of GIS. What has catalyzed the interest is the more standards-based technology and greater awareness of the benefits demonstrated by GIS users. The demand for GIS enterprise solutions and IT strategies that include GIS is growing rapidly. Learn More.. Indepth Research Services welcomes you to attend our training courses on GIS Remote sensing and CAD, scheduled to take place in Nairobi, Kenya and Kigali, Rwanda. Join us by registering for these scheduled training courses. These training courses will also give you an opportunity to meet and network with other monitoring and evaluation professionals’ and project management officials from NGOs, public and private organizations’ from across the world. Click on the dates to view more details on the course and be able to register. GIS and Statistical Analysis for WASH Programmes Course (5 Days) There is need in improving access to water, increasing community capacity to manage and better use water resources, improving water supply infrastructure in arid and semi-arid areas, improving water sanitation and hygiene practices, as well as protecting watersheds. 22nd to 26th July 2019 Nairobi, Kenya 29th July to 2nd August 2019 Kigali, Rwanda 21st to 25th October 2019 Nairobi, Kenya 21st to 25th October 2019 Kigali, Rwanda GIS and Remote Sensing, Analysis, Mapping and Visualization with Quantum GIS Course (5 Days) This training workshop is aimed at helping our client understand how well they can apply GIS and RS in their day to day running of their organization. The course will be offered in a mixture of lectures, demonstrations and hands-on exercises in Quantum GIS (QGIS). 20th to 24th May 2019 Kigali, Rwanda 26th to 30th August 2019 Kigali, Rwanda 25th to 29th November 2019 Nairobi, Kenya 25th to 29th November 2019 Kigali, Rwanda Web-based GIS and Mapping Course (10 Days) There is increasing demand from multilateral agencies, funding bodies as well as boards of private companies for a strong demonstration that projects are being monitored and evaluated effectively. Effective project monitoring allows a project team to make appropriate decisions on a day-to-day basis and ensures that projects are carried out as planned and modified when necessary. 29th April to 10th May 2019 Mombasa, Kenya) 26th August to 06th September 2019 Mombasa, Kenya) 17th to 28th June 2019 Kigali, Rwanda 16th to 27th September 2019 Kigali, Rwanda GIS and Remote Sensing in Disaster Risk Management & Climate change (5 Days) This course is job oriented and aims to impact practical skills on how to use GIS and RS ,to overcome the major challenges faced in ,pre-disasters during disaster and post-disaster management such as during early warning, hazard, vulnerability and risk assessment, damage assessment, as well as in the design of risk reduction measures. 17th to 21st June 2019 Kigali, Rwanda 16th to 20th September 2019 Kigali, Rwanda 28th October to 1st November 2019 Nairobi, Kenya 9th to 13th December 2019 Kigali, Rwanda Other Popular M & E and Project Management Courses GIS and Remote Sensing for Epidemiology and Public Health Course GIS and Remote Sensing in Environmental Management, EIA and Audit Course GIS and Remote Sensing in Multi Hazard Early Warning Systems Course GIS and Remote Sensing in Agriculture, Food Security and Climate Change Course GIS and Remote Sensing in Land Cover, Land Change Analysis Course GIS for Monitoring and Evaluation Course GIS for Disease Surveillance Monitoring Course View our 2019 Course Calendar for Kenya View our 2019 Course Calendar for Rwanda Check out Our Services International Research Support and Advisory Market Research Center Social Research Institute GIS and Environment IT Services Buy software Study Tours Do you have a large team or department you would like to up skill? Our learning advisory team will assist in tailor-making your learning pathway and monitor the progress of the team as well as provide you with regular feedback. Learn more If you are also interested in learning this course for free, why don’t you find out more about our new referral program. For any enquiries, feel free to engage us at [email protected] or contact us on (+254) 715 077 817 or +250 789 621 067 Best Regards Indepth Research Services.
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    Check my latest fixes (updated 15th April 2019) - http://www.mediafire.com/file/61joa3j8u4e51ii/list.txt
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    The picture like above are not actual picture of Black Hole (it is a wallpaper 😁 ). Early Wednesday (April 10, 2019) morning, a huge collaboration of scientists are expected to release the first images of the event horizon of a black hole, constructed from data gathered by observatories all over the globe. Combined, the telescopes created a virtual telescope as big as the Earth itself that’s powerful enough to capture enough data from the supermassive black hole at the center of our galaxy. Tomorrow, we may finally see all of that data pieced together. Black holes, by their nature, are impossible to see with the naked eye since they are so dense that no light can escape them. Instead, any images that will be released will be the silhouette of a black hole, an outline against all of the super bright, hot gas that is thought to surround these weird celestial objects. It will be as close as we can get to a picture of a black hole’s infamous “event horizon,” the boundary of a black hole where the gravitational pull is so great that there is no escape. The Event Horizon Telescope actually observed two black holes during one week in April 2017: Sagittarius A*, the supermassive black hole at the center of our Milky Way galaxy, and M87, which is thought to be in the center of a nearby galaxy called Virgo. Both of these objects are thought to be incredibly dense. Sagittarius A*, or SgrA*, is thought to be 4 million times more massive than our Sun and 30 times larger than the star. But because it is so far away — a distance of about 26,000 light-years — the black hole appears to telescopes on Earth as though it is about the size of small ball on the surface of the Moon, according to the collaboration. To focus in on the massive but distant objects, the Event Horizon team employed telescopes in Chile, Hawaii, Arizona, the South Pole, and other locations around the globe. Each telescope measured the radiation coming from the large swaths of gas and dust that are thought to surround black holes. These clouds of gas heat up to billions of degrees, and because the material is so hot, they emit lots of radiation, which the team could then observe from Earth. All of that data was then combined in a supercomputer to make an image that looked as if it came from a single, giant telescope. “This is a picture you would have seen if you had eyes as big as the Earth and were observing in radio,” Psaltis says. Getting all of this data isn’t easy. In fact, the reason it’s taken so long to mount a project of this scale is that the telescopes gather so much information — about one petabyte, or a million gigabytes — of data each night of observing. It’s the largest amount of recording of any other experiment in physics or astronomy, says Psaltis. The team had to wait for hard drive technology to evolve so that it could hold the sheer amount of data that the team was collecting. “Five years ago, you couldn’t buy enough hard drives to have a terabyte of data on a telescope,” says Psaltis. What that enormous amount of data shows could change our understanding of black holes. These objects are so dense that it’s thought that they actually leave an imprint on the surrounding space-time, warping gravity and creating strange effects on their surroundings, which scientists are still trying to understand. A picture of a black hole could tell us more about these odd happenings at the event horizon. - the Verge UPDATE - This is an actual Black Hole ! At the announcement at Washington’s National Press Club. “We now have visual evidence. We know that a black hole sits at the center of the M87 galaxy.” How they took the image First-ever picture of a black hole unveiled
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