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Google Transit

2019-06-13T11:57:29-06:00

The Google Transit project is designed to integrate the Clarksville Transit System (CTS) routes into the Google Transit System. Google Transit provides a framework to analyze and predict the best route possible, increasing the convenience and reliability of local transit. This project aims to boost passenger numbers by providing riders with the exact information they [...]

APSU Drone Mapping Program

2019-08-30T08:04:17-06:00

APSU Drone Mapping Program  Aerial imagery is an integral part of any geographic information system. The increasing accessibility of commercial drones has made it easier to take high-quality aerial imagery. The APSU GIS Center is currently researching better methods and techniques for taking comprehensive low-level imagery by testing in local areas, such [...]

Estimote Beacon Tracking

2019-06-13T12:06:36-06:00

Bluetooth Beacon Technology Firefighters have a difficult job. They risk their lives to help protect the lives and property of others; they manage to do this through the blistering heat and blinding smoke of a fire. The GIS Center recognizes this, and used beacon technology to help make the dangerous job of [...]

AP Connect

2019-06-13T12:58:58-06:00

AP Connect AP Connect is a messaging application designed to increase a student's connection to the campus community. Traditional students have a great deal of incentive to involve themselves in the campus culture here at Austin Peay; however, nontraditional students do not have as many sources encouraging them to join the APSU [...]

Internet of Things (IoT)

2018-07-05T08:50:45-06:00

Internet of Things (IoT) Over the past 20 years, the Internet has grown more complex and sophisticated. One of the results of this is the Internet of Things (IoT). Our ability to network computers has grown and processors have gotten cheaper, resulting in the ability to add computers to every device imaginable. [...]