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16 032020

Avoid Business Disruption with our COVID-19 Checklist

With the current and future global threat of COVID-19 (coronavirus), industries of every kind are feeling the impact of social distancing and office shutdowns.  With no definitive end in sight, GIS organizations are strategizing how to safely continue operations, while minimizing the impact to their bottom line.There is a solution that many GIS/IT departments around

23 042019

ROK Teams Up with AWS & GovLoop on How to Modernize your GIS in the Cloud

GovLoop will host a live training on Thursday, April 18th 2:00pm EST, Modernize your GIS in the Cloud. Government agencies are tasked with modernizing their GIS while simultaneously struggling to support outdated hardware and siloed systems. This one-hour conversation highlights how organizations can transform by utilizing services like AWS AppStream 2.0 to stream GIS software

15 022019

Esri Designates ROK a Release Ready Specialty Partner

ROK Technologies, LLC, the premier provider of GIS Managed Cloud Services, announced today that they have received Esri’s Release Ready Specialty designation. This designation showcases Esri business partners with expertise and initiative adopting the latest versions of Esri technology. As an early recipient of the Release Ready Specialty designation, ROK Technologies will display this logo

11 012019

ROK is an AWS AppStream 2.0 Cloud Partner

ROK Technologies, LLC the premier provider of GIS Managed Cloud Services, announces today the recognition by Amazon Web Services (AWS) as an AppStream 2.0 partner. AppStream 2.0 is a fully managed application streaming service provided by Amazon Web Services (AWS). It enables users of GPU intensive software, like ArcGIS® Pro, quick, reliable and responsive access

26 092017

Multi-Platform Cloud Options Continue to Expand

ROK’s Private Cloud is now part of Amazon Web Services (AWS) Direct Connect. Working with AWS Direct Connect allows ROK’s enterprise customers to leverage a multi-platform cloud that delivers improved connection reliability coupled with enormous GPU power designed for advanced 3D visualizations and artificial intelligence (AI). For modern-day GIS implementations, this means that 3D and IoT

05 072017

ROK Private Cloud on AWS Direct Connect

ROK Technologies (ROK) unveils its latest IoT and accelerated data solution; ROK’s Private Cloud is now part of Amazon Web Services (AWS) Direct Connect. Working with AWS Direct Connect allows ROK’s enterprise customers to leverage a multi-platform cloud that delivers improved connection reliability and lower latency. In the world of IoT and this means that

07 022017

Virtualized Desktop Solution Pairs With 3D Web Scenes

Utilizing ROK Technologies Virtualized Desktop Solution, users can now publish 3D based Web Scenes locally to an ArcGIS Portal and to ArcGIS Online that can be used in any standard web browser.  This solution enables organizations to create highly useful and visually impactful representations of their data without a costly investment in infrastructure. (more…)

31 012017

3D GPU Accelerated Virtualized Desktop Solution Launches

ROK Technologies now has the capability to utilize new, advanced server side GPU rendering solution allowing graphically intense 3D applications like ArcGIS Pro, AutoCad, and Revit to be virtualized and delivered to any internet connected thin client, all while performing like an enterprise class GPU enabled workstation. What does this mean to the consumer? It

24 012017

ROK Expertise Now Includes AWS Certification

ROK Technologies, LLC the premier provider of location analytics, Cloud Management, WebGIS and IoT, ROK adds the AWS certification credentials, Amazon Web Services Certified Developer Associates, for two of its top GIS cloud programmers. This new capability will enhance ROKs existing offerings to include AWS setup and development for GIS and non-GIS companies and organizations.

13 012017

Tool Visualizes the Impact of Sea Level Rise

To better inform and engage the public, the South Carolina Aquarium created the Resilience Initiative for Coastal Education project, with the goal of developing a resilience strategy for communities in the southeastern Atlantic bight region. An important component of the initiative is SeaRise, a responsive web application designed to quickly and easily show the public how