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DAT/EM Summit Evolution Compatible with Blue Marble's Global Mapper

Hallowell, Maine - February 12, 2015 - The new Global Mapper Extension from DAT/EM Systems International connects Global Mapper® from Blue Marble Geographics® with any edition (Professional, Feature Collection or Lite) of DAT/EM's famous Summit Evolution™ stereoplotter. The extension is provided at no additional cost with any purchased or supported Summit Evolution license. It enables Summit Evolution to be a 3D digitizing device for Global Mapper and allows Global Mapper projects to utilize the tools of Summit Evolution.

Global Mapper is an affordable, powerful, and easy-to-use GIS application capable of displaying, converting, and analyzing virtually any type of geospatial data. Once connected, the DAT/EM Toolbar activates Summit Evolution functions directly from Global Mapper's home window. Existing DAT/EM Toolbar functions include:

  • Settings for Summit Evolution
  • Sync Global Mapper data with Summit
  • Superimposition of the data vectors on the stereo imagery
  • Panning options
  • Display options
  • 3D line and spot elevation drawing
  • And more...

The second generation beta is included with the Global Mapper Version 16 or higher and Summit Evolution version 7.1 or higher. Join DAT/EM Systems International and Blue Marble Geographics for a webinar titled "Introducing the New DAT/EM Toolbar for Global Mapper" on March 5, 2015 at 2:00 pm EST. For more information or to register visit

About DAT/EM Systems International. DAT/EM Systems International of Anchorage, Alaska has been developing photogrammetric software since 1987. DAT/EM specializes in 3D stereo viewing and feature data collection software. Its products include the Summit Evolution digital stereoplotter and proprietary Capture interfaces that allow Summit Evolution to digitize directly into industry standard CAD and GIS software environments. For more information, please visit DAT/EM's website at or email

About Blue Marble Geographics. Blue Marble Geographics of Hallowell, Maine is a leading developer and provider of software products and services for highly accurate geospatial data conversion solutions. Blue Marble is known for their coordinate conversion and file format expertise and is the developer of The Geographic Calculator, GeoCalc SDK, Global Mapper, LiDAR Module for Global Mapper, and Global Mapper SDK. The company has been writing GIS software tools and solutions for over twenty years and currently serves hundreds of thousands of users worldwide.

Contact Information:
Heather Poirier
Marketing Manager
Blue Marble Geographics
Hallowell, ME, USA
+1(207) 622-4622

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