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Our FME 2020.0 Top Picks!

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The latest version of FME is here, with some significant improvements to the 2020 release giving you greater performance, flexibility and accessibility to the power of FME. We asked our…

Integrating FME with ArcGIS Online

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ArcGIS Online is a great tool for hosting your data online, and building web maps or apps which you can use to share data with your users. Using FME, you…

FME and the art of the API

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Far from the typical transfer of shapefiles and spreadsheets, a new era of web resources and APIs is coming. As GIS professionals, this has typically been a skillset not needed…

How Wellington Water is using FME to deliver 12D Compatible As-Built

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Wellington Water manage drinking water, stormwater and wastewater services in the Wellington region.  As-Built drawings are used to show the location and details of existing or new services and typically…

Fully automate your Data Integration with Web Feature Services

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Web Feature Services (WFS) are a great way of accessing GIS resources over the web without the need to download static files. The WFS Standard provides an interface for allowing…

Ready to upgrade to FME 2019.1

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With the release of 2019.1 on both FME Desktop and Server some impressive new enhancements deliver visual and performance based gains. What’s new in 2019? FME Server Automations: Released in…

Allow external access to FME Server

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We recently had a support request asking "How would I go about getting our FME Server to be externally facing – ie to allow "client name" to be able to…

Locus Achieves Safe Software Platinum Status

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December 2018.  Locus, market leaders in the provision of certified FME training and consultancy has been awarded Platinum Value Added Reseller (VAR) status by Safe Software Inc. the developers of…

Registration opens for the FME World Tour 2018 hosted by Locus Limited

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Locus Limited invites you to register for the FME World Tour 2018 and join us in Wellington, Christchurch or Auckland in May 2018. Learn about the newest features in FME 2018,…

New to FME or looking to develop your skills?

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Registrations for our Introduction to FME Desktop training course are now open. Unlock the power of FME to manage your data and join Locus Limited at the Grand Mercure, 8…

It’s Arrived! Safe Software Release FME 2017.1

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The much anticipated Safe Software FME 2017.1 release arrived on 1 August 2017 and is packed with features and fixes!   Here at Locus, we’ve welcomed the opportunity to take this…

Gary Nicholson of Locus Limited achieves FME® Server Professional certification from Safe Software

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Locus Limited, Partner of Safe Software and gold value added reseller is delighted to confirm that Gary Nicholson of Locus has achieved Safe Software’s Certified FME Server Professional designation, the…