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Safe Software adds point cloud capabilities to FME 2011
Response to user demand: ‘Help us deal with this large volume of data we’re starting to accumulate’
by Sam Pfeifle
January 25, 2011
VANCOUVER—Safe Software reports it has incorporated support for point cloud data in FME 2011, the company’s spatial data transformation platform.
After doing a 10-city blitz of user meetings last spring, Safe co-founder Dale Lutz said, “the overwhelming message we got was the number one thing they needed was, ‘Help us deal with this large volume of point cloud data that we’re starting to accumulate.” And this was coming from asset owners and municipalities as well as engineering firms and surveyors. Continued...