FCC Continues to Map Out Next Steps for Broadband Data Collection
Joe Francica|May 16, 2022
In February 2022, the US Federal Communications Commission set new guidance for delivering information regarding the availability of broadband internet services throughout the United States.
What is Data-as-a-Service (DaaS)… for Geospatial
Joe Francica|May 9, 2022
DaaS addresses the challenges related to finding or sourcing third-party data, in this case, geospatial data. There are several key benefits of DaaS, such as the discoverability of available data, the ability to streamline procurement, the transaction-based data licensing agreement, and the access to the latest vintage and updates.
The Importance of Data Integrity Before Launching an Artificial Intelligence (AI) Project
Gabrielle Lebrun|April 29, 2022
Before companies can benefit from artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML), they must first invest in data integrity — in its accuracy and validity throughout its life cycle.
Traffic Analytics in the Banking Industry to Simplify Branch Decisions
Gabrielle Lebrun|April 22, 2022
With the rise in popularity of online services, traffic analysis is becoming paramount for banks to make accurate financial forecasts and the best decisions about opening and closing branches.
How Geospatial Technology Can Help Select Optimal Locations for Electric Vehicle Charging Stations
Gabrielle Lebrun|April 4, 2022
Access to quality geospatial data and analysis of that data using a geographic information system (GIS) is critical to determining ideal sites for electric vehicle charging stations.
Spatial Capital: A Little-Known Asset for Companies
Stéphane Roche|March 16, 2022
The enlightened use of the spatial dimension of society constitutes, for a company, an unsuspected spatial capital that geospatial expertise makes it possible to bring to fruition.
How to Use Hyper-Precise Insurance Underwriting Data and Geocoding for Pricing Policies
Gabrielle Lebrun|March 2, 2022
Insurers are increasingly embracing geospatial technology and, more specifically, hyper-precise insurance underwriting data and insurance geocoding systems to improve pricing policies.
Geospatial Technology: Invisible but Fundamental to Business Intelligence Solutions
Gabrielle Lebrun|February 11, 2022
Geospatial technology is everywhere, enabling organizations to make better decisions and invest their money more intelligently. But that requires quality data.
Insurance Companies Look to Digital Earth Imagery When Disasters Happen
Joe Francica|January 24, 2022
Aerial or satellite Earth observation imagery allows insurance companies to quickly and efficiently assess damage, identify fraudulent claims and save costs.
Using Foot Traffic Data to Discover Retail Success
Jean-Sébastien Turcotte|December 20, 2021
Foot traffic data contributes to the creation of a model for retail store success. It helps measure customer attraction, understand local demographics and the impact of competition.
Traffic Analytics is not a Trivial Pursuit
Jean-Sébastien Turcotte|December 14, 2021
Traffic analysis has many benefits, such as understanding sales performance and consumer behavior, as well as better competitive intelligence. There are several ways to use vehicular traffic data, which deliver accurate, comprehensive traffic counts.
Geospatial Technology Takes on Cloud-Native Platforms
Jonathan Houde|October 26, 2021
With 85% of enterprise data having a geospatial component, there is an undeniable need for both, geocentric platforms, like GIS, geo-enabled BI solutions that support end users, and elastic data lakehouses needed by corporate IT environments.
Let’s Look at The Latest Update For Precisely MapInfo Pro (V2021)
David Boucher|October 4, 2021
Overview of the new features: Time series capabilities, “Select by Attribute” tool, Expanded GDAL file format support, Tiled Server reprojection, Multi-Resolution Virtual Raster (MVR) & support for paging in WFS.
How the Location of Things and Autonomous Vehicles Will Transform Transportation Logistics
Joe Francica|September 10, 2021
How geospatial analytics can be leveraged to plan for the inevitable growth of the urban environment.
Where Retail Site Selection, Analytics and Perfect Information Meet
Joe Francica|August 26, 2021
Today, selecting “where” is the domain of the geospatial data scientists that have an abundance of information available to them. However, because the access to digital data is rich and vast, the competition is brutal.
What Defines a Retail Trade Area Today?
Joe Francica|August 16, 2021
The trade area definition hasn’t really changed, but the amount and variety of data available to create and analyze trade areas certainly has. Read more for new methods of trade area analysis.
What is GIS?
Joe Francica|May 6, 2021
Everything you need to know about GIS: how it relates to geospatial data, why is it important to business today, who uses it and how.
How Energy Utility Companies Are Using Geospatial Data & Location Technology for Regulatory Compliance
Jean-Sébastien Turcotte|March 24, 2021
Current and accurate geospatial data provides the ability to mitigate risks associated with potentially hazardous situations in order to comply with regulatory guidelines.
Why Accurate Geospatial Data is Essential in Insurance and Banking Risk Management
Joe Francica|March 17, 2021
The geocoding methodology and accuracy are critical to assess risk so that insurance policies may be correctly priced, and mortgages can be properly underwritten.
Mobile Location Data Dynamically Identifies Trends in Retail, Real Estate and Beyond
Joe Francica|February 16, 2021
Mobile data has tremendous potential and the COVID-19 era shed light on how more dynamic, more real-time data has been utilized. Users can now seek those additional applications of the data and technology.
GIS Data Applications for Insurance Agencies
Gabrielle Lebrun|November 23, 2020
Korem’s HERE GIS Map Data allows insurance agencies to identify locations with high crime and flooding to minimize risks. Contact us today!.
How Does the Government Use GIS Technology
Gabrielle Lebrun|November 23, 2020
Along with federal and state entities, using GIS for local government bodies such as townships, cities and counties can be highly beneficial. Analyzing geospatial data for government agencies can accomplish many essential tasks.
GIS for Banking and Financial Services
Gabrielle Lebrun|November 23, 2020
Korem’s HERE Data applies to the banking and financial industry by using GIS data to keep track of branches, ATMs, and customers. Click to learn more!.
Using Geospatial Technology for Smarter Decision Making in the Fuel Retail Industry
Mike Nadeau|July 27, 2020
Confidently creating winning pricing strategies, forecasting and executing is within your grasp with a personalized approach and the best mix of geospatial data, technology, and expertise.
The Challenges of Operationalizing AI Models With Real-Time Business Data
Mathieu Nicolet|March 18, 2020
Overcome the barrier of artificial intelligence model operationalization with data accessibility, data security and governance, data quality and big data.
What’s New in Precisely MapInfo Pro v2019
Seydou Diop-Mena|January 9, 2020
Learn all about the features of MapInfo Pro v2019. From a new SQL window to heatmaps, Pitney Bowes has made the application more robust, easy to use and responsive to market needs.
Insurtech: 5 Questions from Across the Country
Jean-Sébastien Guy|June 14, 2019
Everything you need to know about the insurance industry’s major – and essential – transformation.
The New Google Maps Platform Guide
Guillaume Fouquet, ing., P. Eng.|July 3, 2018
Following the recent launch of the new Google Maps platform in the US, as well as a new pricing structure of the Google Maps API to deliver customized Maps, Routes and Places, Korem experts want to help with a fast run-through of the major changes and what they may mean for you and your organization.