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.

Are Drones the Future of Indian Agriculture?

By Sahej Ghai, Published on: 31st August 2021

Global spending on smart, connected agricultural systems and technologies is expected to triple by 2025, reaching $15.3 billion. India is an agrarian economy and a big contributor to the livelihood and GDP of the country. However, regardless of its contribution to the GDP, Indian agriculture faces several structural challenges such […]


Enhancing India’s High Priority Road Network in OpenStreetMap

By Madhukar Rayagiri & Ashok Kakalla, Published on: 6th August 2021

OpenStreetMap (OSM) is a community sourced and largest volunteered Geographic Information platform in the world. OSM is characterized by its dynamic map and the active community of the millions of mappers. These maps are available free of cost and are constantly improving each day. Map Intelligence with OpenStreetMap (OSM): There […]


Crucial Role of HD Mapping in Autonomous Driving

By Sagan Bazaz, Published on: 15th July 2021

High definition (HD) maps, also known as precision maps, are highly accurate 3D dynamic maps that are shifting the landscape from traditional static maps to High Definition maps rapidly. With amazing precision at the centimeter level, HD maps have become a key technology in an industry that has seen astounding […]


Agri-tech Innovations: A New Way to Avert Agri Lending Risks

By Saurabh Dayal, Published on: 30th June 2021

Rural lending has been a neglected area due to traditional lending models, high-cost and low-margin business. But these costs can be reduced by deploying innovative agri-tech solutions to minimize NPAs for banks and agrarian distress for farmers. Let’s explore some details from Saurabh Dayal, Business Development leader at RMSI Cropalytics. […]


Pathways to Disaster Resilient Infrastructure

By Pushpendra Johari, Published on: 16th June 2021

Infrastructure plays a critical role in a country’s development. It ensures smooth operation of the economic sector and generates vast employment opportunities during construction and maintenance. While infrastructure is also vital for rural areas, it’s critical for urban areas due to the population and concentration of economic activity. There is always […]


Key Technology Trends in the Utility Industry 2.0

By Ravi Nishesh Srivastava & Balaji Utha, Published on: 31st May 2021

Digital transformation holds an enormous potential to unlock more than $1 trillion of value for the  utility sector. Hence, the industry needs to embrace this digitization shift in the upcoming years. Companies are constantly implementing latest technologies such as Internet of Things (IoT), Machine Learning (ML), Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Robot Processing Automation (RPA) […]


An Insight into Digitalisation Trends of Telcos in 2021

By Mark Jorgensen, Published on: 30th April 2021

The dynamic changes that the world of technology has experienced in this decade call for fast adaptation and innovation from the telecom industry as well. Telecommunications companies play a crucial role in connecting people and businesses, therefore many changes are required to remain competitive and to satisfy the demands of […]


Enabling Easy Transition to the Esri Utility Network

By Ravi Nishesh Srivastava, Published on: 20th April 2021

ArcGIS Utility Network is one of the most significant developments in the GIS utility industry over the last decade. This change has revolutionized the role that GIS plays in an organizations enterprise landscape by enabling operational integrations, such as ADMS or Outage Management. To reap these valuable benefits, a utility […]


Enhancing India’s Health Facility Database in OpenStreetMap

By Jammula Sainath Reddy, Published on: 31st March 2021

In India almost 66% population lives in rural areas. The vital health services in these areas are provided by hospitals with emergency services and other small healthcare centers often serving as the foundations of rural health care delivery systems. Public healthcare is free for every Indian resident. But, long travel distance […]


Enabling Machine Learning Through Data Labeling in 2021

By Vibhor Verma & Ragini Bhola, Published on: 23rd February 2021

Data annotation is the art of labeling images, audio, video, and text data that is mainly used in supervised machine learning to train the datasets of a model. This helps a machine to understand the input data and act accordingly as an output. Simply put, there are multiple types of annotations, […]