Blue Marble Teams Up with MundoGeo to Offer a Spanish Webinar for GIS Professionals

Hallowell, Maine – August 6, 2013 – Blue Marble Geographics ( is teaming up with MundoGeo to offer a free Spanish language webinar entitled, Is Low-cost GIS Attainable for Everyone? The webinar, to be held on Tuesday, September 17th, 2013, will demonstrate how low-cost GIS is attainable through the use of Global Mapper, Blue Marble’s affordable GIS software. Blue Marble’s geospatial data manipulation, visualization and conversion solutions are used worldwide by thousands of GIS analysts at software, oil and gas, mining, civil engineering, surveying, and technology companies, as well as governmental and university organizations.

Global Mapper is a low-cost and easy-to-use desktop GIS application that offers access to an unparalleled variety of spatial datasets and provides just the right level of GIS functionality to satisfy both beginner and expert users. This free one-hour webinar will explore some of the key components of Global Mapper. Blue Marble will demonstrate how easy it is to create and manage your GIS data using this innovative software and will show that low-cost GIS software is attainable for everyone with Global Mapper.

"We are very excited to be delivering this Spanish webinar with MundoGeo," said Heather Poirier, Marketing Manager at Blue Marble. "Global Mapper is such a powerful GIS program whose development is driven by the needs of our customers. It’s great to have an opportunity to reach out to our Spanish-speaking customers and share what the product has to offer."

This webinar will showcase the wide variety of data sources available to Global Mapper users, including built-in access to many online datasets that offer free, on-demand imagery, topographic maps, and elevation data. The webinar will also showcase many of the data processing tools in Global Mapper that allow you to perform such functions as cropping, converting, reprojecting, and tiling data layers. It will also explore several of the software’s analysis tools including the 3D viewer, watershed modeling, and linear profiling, as well as the various options that are available for sharing and exporting data, including printing, geospatial PDF generation, file exporting, and web publishing.

Registration is now open for this free one-hour webinar. Visit for more information or to register.

About Blue Marble Geographics
Blue Marble Geographics of Hallowell, Maine is a leading developer and provider of software products and services for highly accurate geospatial data conversion solutions. Blue Marble is known for their coordinate conversion and file format expertise and is the developer of The Geographic Calculator, GeoCalc SDK, Global Mapper, Global Energy Mapper, and Global Mapper SDK. The company has been writing GIS software tools and solutions for over twenty years and currently serves hundreds of thousands of users worldwide.