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GIS Day 2016, CGIS Accra – Ghana

This year GISday celebrations took a different dimension from previous years. CGIS-ILGS accepted the call from us to co-host the event with attention on industry users. The […]

GIS: More Than a System of Record

GIS: More Than a System of Record Is your GIS living up to its potential? With today’s technology, your GIS can be so much more than a […]

GIS in Law Enforcement and National Security

Whether you are analyzing crime patterns, managing special operations, or on patrol, smart maps can help you keep your community safe. How? GIS maps make information actionable. […]

Sambus & Esri Partner Conference

The event had thirty-eight (38) persons attending. This number includes Sambus’ delegation. Only 2 out of the 4 resellers in Nigeria made it for the event. The […]


Sambus Geospatial Limited (SGL), distributors of ESRI Geographic Information System (GIS) software and technological solutions in Ghana, Nigeria, Gambia, Gabon and Liberia, has donated ArcGIS Software valued […]

Trimble introduces the MMX-070 display

The Trimble MMX-070 display is a robust, portable, Android™ tablet built for agriculture. [responsive][/responsive] It combines the capabilities of a precision farming display with the advantages of […]

Esri Nonprofit Organization Program

[two_third] Overview The Esri Nonprofit Organization Program (NPO) is designed to provide qualified Nonprofit Organizations with an affordable way to acquire Esri software. Qualified Nonprofit Organizations include […]

SAR Processing for Agriculture Applications

ENVI Webinar Synthetic-aperture radar (SAR) imagery is playing an increasingly critical role, underpinning a range of applications in the environmental management and monitoring space. Understanding SAR data, […]

Esri Live Training Seminars

Create Data Visualizations Using Smart Mapping in ArcGIS Seminar Overview Smart mapping is a new capability built into ArcGIS Online and ArcGIS for Server that takes the […]

Make Better Geospatial Decisions with Accurate Elevation Information

Precise elevation data is the initial foundation of any accurate geospatial product. Frequently, Precise elevation data is the initial foundation of any accurate geospatial product. Frequently, elevation […]

Capitalize on WorldView-3 SWIR Data with ENVI

There are a multitude of applications for DigitalGlobe’s WorldView-3 sensor because of its ability to collect data from both the visible spectrum as well as the infrared […]

Trimble Acquires Sefaira Limited

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 8, 2016—Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today the acquisition of London/New York based Sefaira Ltd., a leading developer of cloud-based software for the design of […]


The use of maps has become very important in every aspect of our daily lives; urban planning, health, emergency response, utilities, transportation, business, etc. Maps are essential […]


Ugwu Angela Chinenye (centre), explaining to her colleagues why Geography matters while Warmate Tuboala(right), the Geography teacher watch on.   Onugha Cynhta (centre), with her event souvenir […]

GIS Day 2015 celebration at the University of Calabar, Cross-River State.

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) day 2015 celebration held at the University of Calabar provided an avenue for the community to learn about GIS and its varied applications. […]

Webinar: SARscape 5.2 Easily read, process, and output your SAR

Having trouble viewing this email? Click here to view it in your browser. 15 October 14:30pm GMT (London time) 15:30pm CET (Paris, Milan, Munich time) Register here Join us for this special […]

Esri UC 2016 – Call For Papers

Papers Matter! You are GIS. Your work matters. From the software developer to the GIS manager, from the forester to the school teacher, we are looking for […]

What’s New in ENVI 5.3

What’s New in ENVI 5.3 ENVI 5.3 is packed full of new features and functionality that will help you do more with your geospatial data than ever […]

GIS for Banking

Rapid development of science, information and technology has enhanced decision for businesses based on Geographic Information Systems (GIS). GIS provide banks with the necessary tools to achieve […]

Save Water with ArcGIS

Conserving water is a strategic priority for many water utilities, especially those facing drought. Yet conservation is complex. There are too many moving pieces to have a […]

Trimble Introduces Indoor Mobile Mapping

Trimble Introduces Next Generation Indoor Mobile Mapping System for Building Interiors and Underground Structures Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) introduced its next generation Trimble® Indoor Mobile Mapping Solution (TIMMS) that […]

Automation in Trimble Positions Software Suite Optimizes Data Integrity for GIS Professionals

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Dec. 15, 2014—Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today a new version of its Trimble® Positions™software suite. This new version includes automated workflows to streamline data collection […]

Add the ArcGIS Online map viewer to your Story Map

The map viewer is the primary map authoring app in ArcGIS Online. It’s best for assembling and configuring maps, exploring data, and performing analysis. Because of these […]

User-Defined ENVITasks in ENVI 5.2 SP1

  Brian Griglak discusses his IDL Data Point blog post, “User-Defined ENVITasks in ENVI 5.2 SP1” as part of our Whiteboard Blogger series. Author: Abby Lehman

Sambus Geospatial Training Brochure

TRAINING FOCUS We offer geospatial training in Esri ArcGIS platform, Trimble GPS data collection, Geodatabase Design & Development Envi Image processing.   “Our training programs have been […]

Enterprise License Agreements (ELA)

Overview An enterprise license agreement (ELA) is your fast track to organization-wide GIS. An ELA gives you ready and unlimited access to ArcGIS software along with timely […]

SGL Support Onuapa Foundation _1st July

ONUA PA FOUNDATION’S 4TH HEALTH SCREENING & GET-TOGETHER FOR SENIOR CITIZENS Onua Pa Foundation held it 4th Health Screening and & Get-Together for Senior Citizens on 1st […]

The ArcGIS Book

10 Big Ideas about Applying Geography to Your World Explore ten “big ideas” that encapsulate the technological and social trends that have pushed geographic information systems (GIS) […]

Harris Acquires Exelis

Harris Corporation Completes Acquisition of Exelis MELBOURNE, Fla., May 29, 2015 — Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) today completed its previously announced acquisition of Exelis Inc. (NYSE:XLS). Each outstanding […]


 Discovering the World Through GIS GISDay is a special forum for users of geographic information systems (GIS) users to demonstrate applications developed to make impact to society. […]

Sambus Geospatital donates Esri software to Ahmadu Bello University

Ahmadu Bello University Zaria Nigeria is the largest University in Sub Saharan Africa with a land mass of about 2844 Hectares of land. Having 12 faculties with […]

June 4th devastating floods in Accra. Follow the s…

June 4th devastating floods in Accra. Follow the story here   “Our sympathy goes to all the families and friends who lost their loved ones during the […]

ESri UC 2015

The Esri UC brings together social, economic, business, and environmental leaders covering the spectrum of Geospatial applications. The Esri UC is your event to meet Esri’s software […]

Esri Education GIS Conference

Learning and Leading Through Service GIS empowers students to design and produce meaningful place-based projects that benefit communities while developing 21st-century skills. The Esri Education GIS Conference […]

2015 Esri 3D Mapping Forum

Creating the Future of 3D GIS Expanded use of 3D GIS and mapping technology is increasingly common because of its ability to realistically render natural and man-made […]

Intergraph and ESRI to enhance geospatial for public safety

Two giants on the global GIS software and service market have joined forces to help improve the management and precision of public sector emergency response software and solutions. […]

Mapping the Earth and its Future with Big Data

Big data and analytics applications run the gamut of human activity, from doctors curing disease to athletes seeking competitive advantage to retailers predicting customer behavior. What all big data use cases have in […]

Trimble Launches Mobile Builder for Forestry

New Platform Enables Forestry Clients to Take Business Processes and Data into the Field Quickly SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 13, 2014—Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) introduced today Mobile Builder, a […]

Newest Mapping Software Free to All K-12 Schools

By Maui Now Staff ArcGIS 10.3 software is now available for free to all K-12 public, private and charter schools throughout Hawaiʻi. The state-of-the-art mapping tool is […]