Latest Posts in Interoperability

Tiana Warner
September 9, 2014 • 7 min

As a software developer, coding something that’s already been designed, implemented, and optimized is a pretty gigantic waste of time. Open source libraries help developers avoid...

Tiana Warner
August 6, 2014 • 4 min

Do more with GE Smallworld data. Learn how to integrate it with other formats and systems, convert it, automate workflows, validate, restructure, and more.

Tiana Warner
April 9, 2014 • 10 min

Data integration means combining information from various sources into something useful. It’s about efficiently managing data and making it available to those who need it. Both a...

Tiana Warner
February 25, 2014 • 5 min

Translating from CAD to GIS and back can feel a little like a game of “telephone”. You know the game: you whisper a message around a circle and the last person says the message...

Tiana Warner
January 28, 2014 • 4 min

The top two spatial data formats people are translating are Esri Shape and Bentley MicroStation Design, according to FME usage statistics from 2013. Autodesk AutoCAD DWG/DXF isn’...

Tiana Warner
December 2, 2013 • 5 min

Combining CAD and GIS data types isn’t a straightforward task. It’s like the first time we try to make a rainbow by mixing all our paint together. Frayed paintbrush in one han...

Erin Lemky
November 13, 2013 • 4 min

The wait is over. The FME Cloud Beta is now available to everyone! If you’ve heard all about it, you can hurry on over to to sign up now. For the rest of you, let me...
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