Eclipse 2017 and the Peay-clipse


ECLIPSE 2017 For the first time in over 40 years, the Continental United States experienced a total solar eclipse. Our community experienced totality, turning daylight into twilight,  causing the temperature to drop rapidly and revealing a celestial spectacle around the silhouette of the moon. The APSU GIS Center was happy to support our community and the Peay-clipse events. [...]

Estimote Beacon Tracking


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


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)


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. [...]