SiteVision April News & Tips

SiteVision Service Spotlight GIS Mapping Application and Hosting Solutions We’ve been developing and hosting GIS mapping applications for some 17 years now. On the hosting side, we offer robust ESRI ArcGIS Hosting to accommodate the very specific demands these applications require. Among the many applications we have developed and hosted are tax map parcel applications,… Read more »

SiteVision March 2016 News & Tips

2016 Security:  Expect To Be Hacked, Phished, and Scammed With hacking, phishing and scamming at all-time highs, a good defense is your best offense for the year ahead. According to ZDNET and other sources, more than one billion personal records were accessed in 2014 alone. 2015 was another banner year for hackers that included the FBI,… Read more »

SiteVision Hosting Services for Virginia Commonwealth Agencies and Localities Renewed

Includes ArcGIS for Server, Website Application Vulnerability Scanning, SAAS, and Other Specialized Hosting Services Roanoke VA March 1, 2016— SiteVision’s Hosting Services and Software as a Service contract has been renewed by the Virginia Information Technologies Agency (VITA) for an additional year.  The contact is part of Virginia’s electronic government services program (eGov) and includes… Read more »

Security 2016: Expect to Be Hacked

With hacking, phishing and scamming at all-time highs, a good defense is your best offense for the year ahead. A Billion and More Already Compromised According to ZDNET and others, more than one billion personal records were accessed in 2014 alone. 2015 was another banner year for hackers that included the FBI, T-Mobile (15 million customers),… Read more »

Beware: Tax Scams & Hacks

Hackers are actively plotting to steal your most personal and valuable information, and get your tax refund to boot. And remember, existing hacks from the prior year may yet bite.  But even if you haven’t been compromised, a recent audit of approved online tax preparers says that six out of 13 fail at cybersecurity. One… Read more »

SiteVision Custom Dedicated Server Solutions

A Reliable Source For Dedicated Servers Considering a switch or upgrade to one or more dedicated servers? We can help. We’ll work with you personally to make sure you not only get an optimal configuration but that your setup is comprehensive and professional — backed by almost two decades of deploying and configuring platforms from the simple… Read more »

February News & Tips:

Virtual Reality – Way Beyond Games! If you thought Virtual Reality was for gamers, you‘d be right.  And sure, games will become more awesome and engaging, but good money says the immersive experience of VR may well represent what will become a universal, transformative technology in medicine, sports, film, business and all aspects of our lives… Read more »

Virtual Reality. Will It Change Ours?

Virtual Reality – Will It Change Ours? If you thought Virtual Reality was for gamers, you ‘d be right. Sort of.  Sales of both VR and AR devices are predicted to be some 24 million by 2018, and a 5.4-billion-dollar industry by 2015. After all, Google, alone, just sold some five million cardboards. The more sophisticated… Read more »

SiteVision News & Tips January 2016

Man Versus Machine Top Technology Trend For 2016 & Beyond According to the top tier research company, Gartner Research –  2016 and beyond is all about the emerging and dramatically different relationship of man and machine . As machines and autonomous devices get smarter (surely you’ve noticed) they acquire the ability to compete with and… Read more »

Man Versus Machine: The New Paradigm

Top Technology Trend for 2016 And Beyond The competition between man and machine   According to the top tier research company, Gartner Research –  2016 and beyond is all about the emerging and dramatically different relationship of man and machine. As machines and autonomous devices get smarter (surely you’ve noticed) they acquire the ability to… Read more »