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Author:
Mark Ireland
About FME    |    June 25, 2008    |    By Mark Ireland

FME Evangelism Issue#13

Introduction Hi folks. This is my first true posting to the FME Evangelist blog. In fact I’m on vacation at the moment, but can set a date for this to be published automatically. Ain’t technology great?! Anyway, this issue has a nice mix of FME2009 updates, example workspaces, important notices, and an FME Server demo. […]

DATA
Author:
Don Murray
About Data    |    June 19, 2008    |    By Don Murray

Insights from Europe: Metadata (Part 2)

I recently blogged about my latest trip to Europe where I demonstrated FME Server to some of our European partners and customers – many of whom are involved in the INSPIRE initiative. During my visit I received some great feedback about FME Server and valuable suggestions which we can apply to our ongoing development back […]

FME
Author:
Mark Ireland
About FME    |    June 17, 2008    |    By Mark Ireland

Welcome to The FME Evangelist

Hello FME’ers, and welcome to the FME Evangelist. This site is the new home of what used to be called the FME Evangelism Weekly. It’s a means for Safe Software to circulate technical bulletins to all our users. Focus As the FME Evangelist my focus is on highlighting: Noteworthy uses of the current FME release: […]

DATA
Author:
Don Murray
About Data    |    June 5, 2008    |    By Don Murray

Insights from Europe: INSPIRE, SDIs and FME Server (Part 1)

I most recently travelled to Austria and the Netherlands and met up with over 160 different FME Users and partners! I always enjoy traveling to Europe as we have many great partners and users that freely share with us the activities in Europe and the directions that they would like us to take our technology. […]

FME
Author:
Mark Ireland
About FME    |    June 2, 2008    |    By Mark Ireland

FME Evangelism Weekly Issue #12

Introduction Today’s email is an ad-hoc info session on the FME2009 beta. Expect more follow ups in the near future. Cheers, Mark Contents 1) First FME2009 Beta now Released! 2) New GUI Interface 3) Transformer Changes 4) Performance Issues 5) Cool Format Updates 6) Cool Functionality Updates 7) The Complete What’s Great 1) First FME2009 […]

FME
Author:
Mark Ireland
About FME    |    May 26, 2008    |    By Mark Ireland

FME Evangelism Weekly Issue #11

Introduction This “week’s” issue has important news for Linux, DGN and SQL Server users, plus a number of examples created using FME2008. Also – this email coincides with the release of a new update to FME2008. This one is build 5204. You can get it from our ftp site at: ftp://ftp.safe.com/fme/beta/fme5204.exe Although there aren’t any […]

DATA
Author:
Dale Lutz
About Data    |    May 21, 2008    |    By Dale Lutz

Safe On Location at Where 2.0

After hearing lots of stories from Kevin Wiebe, our Chief Scientist, upon his return from Where 2.0 the last three years, I finally decided to check it out myself this year. Don Murray, Kevin and I trekked down to San Francisco for what certainly was an exhausting (9am to 11pm, one track, one room, three […]

DATA
Author:
Dale Lutz
About Data    |    May 8, 2008    |    By Dale Lutz

KML is an OGC Open Specification!

It has been twenty years since The Trade — the day Wayne Gretzky left Edmonton for Los Angeles — and like every other Oilers hockey fan, I remember exactly where I was when I heard the news. The day I first saw KML in action is just as vivid: standing at our customer’s site, watching […]

FME
Author:
Mark Ireland
About FME    |    May 5, 2008    |    By Mark Ireland

FME Evangelism Weekly Issue #10

Contents FME 2008 Release Updates AutoCAD Map 3D Object Data Reading Examples Shape Datasets and the Age of Innocence Google Spreadsheets Reader/Writer Creating a Shape Index with FME OIDs in PostGIS Measurement Unit Converters 1) FME 2008 Release Updates The first of the (previously mentioned) FME2008 Update builds is now available for download. Remember, these […]