Herndon, VA July 31, 2017 Skyline Software Systems Inc. announces the release of TerraExplorer for Web v7, a lightweight 3D geographical information system, or GIS, viewer that enables the user to view high-resolution, stunningly realistic SkylineGlobe 3D content in a web browser, without any plug-ins. This latest version offers a simple, no-download, no-installation solution for online viewing and analysis of 3D environments
Building on standard Cesium support for imagery, elevation and KML layers, TerraExplorer for Web can display most spatial databases including 3D city layers (3DML/3D Tiles) and feature layers (WFS). TerraExplorer for Web integrates smoothly with the entire Skyline product line for easy access to data from photo-realistic, geographically accurate terrain databases created in TerrainBuilder to PhotoMeshs automated high-resolution, textured, 3D mesh models created from photographs, video and other sensors.
Based on HTML5/WebGL standards, TerraExplorer for Web provides support for multiple platforms and browsers (Windows, Mac, Linux and selected mobile devices, Chrome, Edge, Firefox and more).
The updated TerraExplorer for Web v7 provides an open standard-based solution for thin client applications, stated Skylines President Robert Peters. The new capabilities provide our customers with a quick, simple and supportive method to view 3D GIS environments virtually anywhere in the world.
About Skyline Software Systems
Founded in 1997, Skyline Software Systems, Inc. is a leading provider of 3D earth visualization software and services. The company offers a comprehensive platform of applications, tools and services that enable the creation and dissemination of interactive, photo-realistic 3D environments. Skyline has built a best of breed set of tools that remain focused on the needs of its customers including flexibility, efficiency and robustness. More information is available at www.skylineglobe.com and on our Skyline YouTube Video Page.