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Innovating in Times of Crisis to Stay on Top

Jean-Sébastien Guy|February 1, 2023

Investing in geospatial data and technology now could ensure your business resilience and give you an invaluable competitive advantage in the future.

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When Average Annual Daily Traffic (AADT) Is No Longer the Standard

Jean-Sébastien Turcotte|October 3, 2022

For years, the retail industry has relied on Annual Average Daily Traffic (AADT) to understand traffic around existing and planned locations. However, it is no longer an accurate measure as a differentiating indicator because there are now more reliable sources of traffic data available, such as DHT.

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A Chasm No Longer for Geospatial? It’s an Abyss that’s Bigger than Ever.

Joe Francica|August 18, 2022

The gap between technology and expertise continues to widen as the technology, the appetite for new data, and solutions advance as well.

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The Increasing Complexity of Sourcing High-Accuracy, Sensitive Data

Gabrielle Lebrun|July 28, 2022

Data collection is not always done in a transparent manner, and sometimes doesn’t respect confidentiality and privacy considerations. That is why it is in the best interest of organizations to deal with a neutral specialist who can provide advice on sensitive data.

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EV Charging Stations Will Challenge Retailer’s Brand Identities

Joe Francica|July 6, 2022

Currently, EV charging stations are popping up at hotels, malls, and restaurants. This is already transforming trade areas for both fuel retailers and the places where consumers stop for longer periods of time than they would to gas up their ICE cars.

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Last-Mile Delivery Route Optimization with Real-Time Data and Route Planning Applications

Gabrielle Lebrun|June 13, 2022

Having route optimization software is the best way to solve the majority of problems encountered by last-mile delivery providers, whether in terms of efficiency, costs, or customer satisfaction.

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The Revenge of Demographics

Joe Francica|June 8, 2022

If Census geographies are suspect and mobile movement data are subject to limited geographic extents and privacy, what’s the answer? The answer is to use both.

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Improving the Customer Experience in the Banking Industry With Geospatial Technology and Data

Gabrielle Lebrun|May 24, 2022

Several banking customer experience trends are likely to emerge and unfold over the next year to meet the changing needs of the public.

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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.

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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.

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Data as a Service: Dim Sum for Data

Joe Francica|May 2, 2022

The confusing thing about Data as a Service, or DaaS, is that there are so many different kinds from which to choose. A solution provider that has the expertise to customize the technology menu to satisfy the entire banquet of business problems will likely be required.

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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.

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Traffic Analytics in the Banking Industry for Financial Planning and Forecasting

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Pinpointing Demand for High-Speed Wireless with Location Technology

Saad Lahrech|January 31, 2022

With the fast expansion of the 5G network and the high demand for cell phones, carriers are looking to increase the capacity of their networks with location technology.

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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.

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Using Retail Foot Traffic Analysis to Discover Store 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.

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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.

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Build or Buy Geospatial Data: A Rational Choice Is Needed

Stéphane Roche|May 28, 2021

Two factors contribute to the complexity of geospatial data: its uncertainty and its diversity. Given this, there are some key elements to consider when purchasing data.

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The Rise of GeoData Marketplaces and the Plight of Subway Sandwiches

Jean-Sébastien Guy|April 19, 2021

Purchasing geospatial data is not easy and just offering it up in a data marketplace doesn’t make it more convenient.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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GIS Data Applications for Transportation

Gabrielle Lebrun|November 23, 2020

Throughout the transportation and delivery industries, companies have to cope with drastically changing routing plans. With cities and towns under constant development across the United States, routes that were once speedy and efficient can suddenly be rendered slow and congested.

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Using GIS to Improve Fleet Management

Gabrielle Lebrun|November 23, 2020

Learn how GIS improves fleet management and assists business organization in scaling their supply chain practices.

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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!.

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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.

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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!.

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GIS Data Applications for the Telecommunications Industry

Gabrielle Lebrun|November 23, 2020

Korem’s HERE Map Data assists the telecommunications industry with marketing, customer service, capital planning, and more. Contact us today!.

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Everything You Need to Know About HERE Technologies New Pricing Model

Yan Trudeau|July 23, 2020

HERE Technologies made some adjustments to their pricing this year. Korem presents the main changes, and what they mean to you and your organization.

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Welcome Precisely, a New Brand and Strategy Accelerating Leadership in Data Integrity

Jonathan Houde|June 8, 2020

Fond farewell to Syncsort and Pitney Bowes Software and Data, and welcome Precisely, a new brand and strategy accelerating leadership in data integrity.

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How To Predict The Future with Enriched Geo Data

Mathieu Nicolet|May 22, 2019

The use and valorization of enriched geographical data to enhance predictive modeling and segmentation.

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Machine Learning to Advance Business Intelligence

March 9, 2018

The past few years have seen major changes in business intelligence due to increasingly sophisticated techniques that lead to optimal decision-making.

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