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GeoEye Names East View Cartographic a Premier Partner for Digital Elevation Model Creation

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota, USA – February 25, 2010 – East View Cartographic (EVC) has been chosen by GeoEye (NASDAQ: GEOY) to produce high quality Digital Elevation Models (DEM) derived from GeoEye-1 and IKONOS stereo imagery.

“For several years, customers around the world have benefited from East View Cartographic’s imagery relationship with GeoEye. GeoEye’s choice of EVC to handle high resolution DEM creation from their imagery is a strong statement for our partnership and EVC’s technical capabilities. We have proven our knowledge for GeoEye products and have consistently and cost-effectively added value to their imagery for customers in numerous verticals, including energy and natural resources, avionics, humanitarian efforts and other kinds of corporate and government mission planning. With GeoEye’s endorsement, we will serve new customer applications marrying state-of-the-art GeoEye imagery and EVC’s well-tested GIS production capabilities.” (Rodney Buhrsmith, Chief Marketing Officer).

Update: On January 31st, 2013, GeoEye and DigitalGlobe announced the completion of their combination, creating a global leader in earth imagery and spatial analysis. For more information on DigitalGlobe, visit

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East View was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. East View is comprised of East View Information Services (, East View Geospatial ( and East View Map Link ( East View maintains thousands of supplier/publisher relationships throughout the world for maps and geospatial data and Russian, Arabic and Chinese-produced social and hard science content. East View manages a data center, library and warehouse in Minneapolis where it hosts and stores dozens of foreign language databases, hundreds of thousands of maps and atlases and millions of geospatial, Russian, Chinese and Arabic metadata records. Uncommon Information. Extraordinary Places. East View.