SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) concluded its 8th International User Conference with more than 4,400 registered attendees representing over 80 countries. Dimensions 2016 provided insight into how information technology can transform the way professionals work to achieve success. The conference featured innovative solutions in Agriculture, Construction, Civil Infrastructure, Engineering, Government, Mapping, Natural Resources, Surveying, Telecommunications, Transportation & Logistics and Utilities. Trimble Dimensions was held November 7-9 at The Venetian in Las Vegas.
"Each year, Trimble Dimensions has set new records for attendance—and this year we have done it again," said Bryn Fosburgh, Trimble vice president. "Dimensions is truly a celebration of technology—a unique conference focused on how advanced solutions are transforming the way the world works. With its well-deserved reputation as one of the industry's most comprehensive educational events, Dimensions provides a stimulating and informative experience for industry professionals."
At Dimensions 2016, attendees gained insight into how information technology is transforming the way professionals work, by using integrated workflows to increase productivity. Participants learned how industry colleagues use Trimble's end-to-end technology to easily transform data into intelligent, actionable information. Attendees gained first-hand knowledge of how new tools, processes and ideas can help make a positive impact on their businesses.
Throughout the conference, participants enjoyed a variety of opportunities to network with key industry players, nurture business relationships and discover how to overcome challenges in today's competitive business environment. Trimble Dimensions offered 625 unique educational sessions in 24 industry segments including both on-site and off-site immersive training, with over 270 sessions qualifying for Professional Development Hours (PDH) to advance career objectives.
At the conference, Trimble showcased a broad range of technologies that provide increased flexibility and productivity for industry professionals. Conference highlights included demonstrations of mixed-reality using SketchUp Viewer for Microsoft HoloLens for building design, visualization and construction; the Trimble® SX10 scanning total station for surveying, engineering and scanning professionals; and the Trimble Catalyst software-defined Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) receiver that transforms Android consumer devices into high-accuracy mobile data collection systems. The conference also featured a new integrated software platform for farm data management and advanced machine control solutions for civil engineering and construction.
Trimble is transforming the way the world works by delivering products and services that connect the physical and digital worlds. Core technologies in positioning, modeling, connectivity and data analytics enable customers to improve productivity, quality, safety and sustainability. From purpose built products to enterprise lifecycle solutions, Trimble software, hardware and services are transforming a broad range of industries such as agriculture, construction, geospatial and transportation and logistics. For more information about Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB), visit: www.trimble.com.
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