This blog is a repository of articles from RMSI's industry recognized thought leaders sharing their global experiences. RMSI is a leading global geospatial data and software solution provider. Our innovative solutions help in addressing global issues of human habitation, food security & safety, natural calamities, use of natural resources, utilities, transportation & infrastructure.

RMSI Toastmasters Club – Leaders in the Making

By Anup Chakraborty, Published on: 28th November 2017

Communication is what keeps us connected to the world and is becoming increasingly important in our personal as well as professional lives. Possessing effective communication skills plays a very important role in expressing our thoughts. At RMSI, many of us meet new people each day at various forums – from […]


My Journey to the Hinterlands

By Dr. Murari Lal, Published on: 14th November 2017

During my last 35 plus years of working experience in climate change and disaster, I have travelled around the world. Many times, to some of the remotest areas on the globe, executing projects on climate change, weather forecasting, agriculture and other related issues. Along with work, these journeys offer you […]


Planning Road Networks with GIS

By Tanuj Belwal, Published on: 31st October 2017

One fine Sunday morning, sitting in my balcony at the 12th floor, I gazed at the city expanse. Here I was in a perfect mood for a lazy Sunday, whereas my locality seemed buzzing with life! Small vendors setting shops, the never ending rush of vehicles on roads and the […]


Managing your Telecom Asset with GIS

By Niranjan Singh, Published on: 25th September 2017

Tringg-tringg!! Our cell-phone keeps buzzing all through the day. Right from official calls to promotional ones, and calls from friends & family, cell phone has made our lives easily connected. However, it is the telecom providers we should be grateful to, for giving us an ‘almost’ seamless service. India has […]


Out On a Rainy Day

By Dr. Muralikrishna M, Published on: 21st August 2017

Monsoon season is a perfect example of a ‘Frenemy’ – `Friend’ when it rains just right and ‘Enemy’ when it rains too much! Friend for the farmers, enemy for a city dweller like me; Some love the petrichor, some detest it; some relate rains with hot tea and snacks, some […]


The RMSI Big Data Hackathon 2017

By Tarun Kumar, Published on: 4th August 2017

Truly, Big Data is the latest buzzword making waves in the technology world! When traditional intelligence fails to recognize the complex relationships between volume, variety, and variability of data, it is Big Data, which can pull together these disparate and voluminous data sets to cull out astounding insights. Big data […]


Melbourne’s Citizens Paving The Way To Make Their City Eco ‘smart’

By Sumit Adhikari, Published on: 25th May 2017

In today’s world, smart cities matter, as they redefine relationships between people, technology and its ever-changing landscapes. Citizens are also getting deeply involved as they are the ones who are most impacted by any move in co-creating a city smart through efficient, responsive and adaptive capacities of urban infrastructure. But […]


Is Indoor Mapping a Reality?

By Vijay Bansal, Published on: 28th April 2017

It was 9 PM and I was running from one floor to the other in a posh mall in Delhi, quickly glancing through the shops, while passing by, scampering to find a Kid’s Clothing Store. It was my daughter’s birthday the next day and I had promised her a pretty […]


Are India’s Smart Cities Resilient to Natural Hazard Risks?

By Dr. Muralikrishna M, Published on: 1st April 2017

India’s bid to develop 100 smart cities to boost the nation’s economy seems to be at odds with the recent urban floods in Gurgaon and Bangalore, and of course the devastating Chennai floods in 2015. These instances of massive water logging and urban flooding in cities that have been known […]