Overwatch Adds TerraGo(R) GeoPDF(R) Extension to its RemoteView Pro 3.2 Geospatial Analysis Tool
Extension Makes it Easier to Share and Publish Geospatial Data
AUSTIN, Texas, Jul 07, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Overwatch, a strategic business of Textron Systems Advanced Systems, an operating unit of Textron Systems, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced today the addition of TerraGo® TechnologiesGeoPDF® production capabilities to its RemoteViewTM Pro 3.2 software. The addition of a TerraGo GeoPDF software extension is the latest enhancement to Overwatch's flagship geospatial analysis tool, among the most trusted imagery intelligence products used by the defense and intelligence communities.
The new GeoPDF extension facilitates convenient publishing of geo-referenced content from RemoteView to a PDF file, which may then be easily accessed through standard Adobe Reader software using the free TerraGo Toolbar(TM). TerraGo's geospatial
"The GeoPDF extension expands the already robust publishing functionality of our RemoteView Pro 3.2 product, and delivers a trusted format that supports imagery sharing and mission planning," said Stuart Blundell, Overwatch vice president of geospatial products and services. "Our customers increasingly are asking for tools that enable convenient collaboration and publishing of maps and related intelligence imagery. We're pleased to be working with TerraGo Technologies to offer this GeoPDF capability to RemoteView Pro users."
Overwatch has begun shipping copies of RemoteView Pro 3.2 software with the inactive GeoPDF extension to customers under maintenance and support agreements. RemoteView customers must purchase the GeoPDF extension to receive the license that unlocks its capabilities.
GeoPDF is the latest in a series of powerful feature and extension enhancements built into the new RemoteView Pro 3.2 software. Important new features include the Geo-Confidence indicator for verifying accuracy of positioning data, Dynamic Resolution Roam for improved roam performance, and Multiview Review enabling simultaneous review of up to 16 images. Updates to the NTM module include support for MSP 1.1 and CGS 2.3.1. The new V-TRAC Pro extension is a complete full motion video exploitation tool that automates report generation. The enhanced 3D Pro extension dramatically expands 3D
For a complete description of RemoteView Pro product capabilities and applications, visit http://www.overwatch.com/products/remote_view_pro.php.
Overwatch, a strategic business of Textron Systems Advanced Systems, an operating unit of Textron Systems, is the leading provider of integrated
About Textron Systems
Textron Systems has been providing innovative solutions to the defense, homeland security and aerospace communities for more than 50 years. Headquartered in Wilmington, Mass., the company is known for its unmanned aircraft systems, advanced marine craft, armored vehicles, intelligent battlefield and surveillance systems, intelligence software solutions, precision smart weapons, piston engines, test and training systems, and total life cycle sustainment and operational services. Textron Systems includes AAI Logistics & Technical Services, AAI Test & Training, AAI Unmanned Aircraft Systems, Advanced Systems, Aerosonde, ESL Defence, Lycoming Engines, Medical Numerics, MillenWorks, Overwatch, Textron Defense Systems and Textron Marine & Land Systems. More information is available at http://www.textronsystems.com.
About Textron Inc.
Textron Inc. is a multi-industry company that leverages its global network of aircraft, defense, industrial and finance businesses to provide customers with innovative solutions and services. Textron is known around the world for its powerful brands such as Bell Helicopter, Cessna Aircraft Company, Jacobsen, Kautex, Lycoming, E-Z-GO, Greenlee, and Textron Systems. More information is available at http://www.textron.com.
About TerraGo Technologies
TerraGo Technologies geospatial collaboration software and GeoPDF maps and imagery are among the most widely adopted solutions to produce, access, update and share geospatial information with anyone, anywhere. TerraGo solutions enable enterprises to extend and exchange geo-referenced maps, imagery, audio, video and other intelligence in connected and offline environments. Trusted by thousands of government agencies and businesses throughout the world, TerraGo solutions increase the return on geospatial investment through greater organizational efficiency, productivity and responsiveness. For more information, visit http://www.terragotech.com
RemoteView is a trademark of Overwatch Systems, Ltd.
TerraGo and GeoPDF are registered trademarks of TerraGo Technologies, Inc.
Doug Wilburne, 401-457-2288
Textron Systems Corporation
Sharon Corona, 410-628-3184
David Sylvestre, 401-457-2362