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Notification & Messaging now available in your mobile GIS!
Almost any modern application nowadays supports some form of push notifications or messages. Simpler applications limit this to a message that a new release or [...]
Bad weather OK with Atlas module for PowerOn™
This App provides real time updates to utility crews from GE's PowerOn™ outage management system during weather events and other outages. Since data can be [...]
Cliffhanger Solutions releasing new GIS platform which includes the fastest tracing in the industry.
An essential requirement for GIS is network analysis (a.k.a. tracing or routing). With Cliffhanger having finalized its tracing module for Atlas, we are now offering [...]
Still using tile based (low resolution) maps? Time to move to the future!
For the longest time, tile based systems were the standard. Google, Bing and Open Street Maps still use it. This means that when you look [...]
Network connectivity? You no longer need to worry.
Until recently, working in the field could be a chore if you were to lose your network connection. You either couldn't work or you had [...]
Product Team Expansion!
We are Cliffhanger have been expanding rapidly and for our product development team we are pleased to announce that Alex Chambers (aka Chambers), joined us [...]
Wood Inspection Drill Integration: IML and Cliffhanger Solutions
IML and Cliffhanger Solutions are pleased to announce that Atlas is now fully integrated with the IML Wood Inspection Drill, IML-RESI PD-Series. This means that an inspector [...]
Raster Map Tiles are so 2010
Intro to Map Tiles Map tiles are used to show background or other data layers that need to be fast. Instead of rendering the whole [...]
Most Powerful is not so Powerful
Most solutions that bring spatial data to the field all bring the obvious functionalities, however, some like to call them 'extraordinary' or the 'most powerful.' [...]
How to Improve Outage Restoration Time Estimates
We were asked if we can provide better information to utility customers regarding outages. The goal was to provide more accurate estimates, thus improving customer [...]
We, at Cliffhanger Solutions, are pleased to announce that Atlas now uses Extensions. In the past we had all functionality automatically enabled in the core product, [...]
Aging workforce? Give them an iPad!!!
In our industry we hear so much about 'aging workforce' and the effect on IT projects. Frequently heard complaints from (field) workers are 'why do [...]