ClearAg Weather Data Now Available to Staphyt Field Researchers Across Europe
- Staphyt researchers and scientists can now access hyperlocal weather information in the field via the ClearAg WeatherPlot mobile app
- Access to ClearAg “smart content” will provide critical support to agricultural field research across Europe, Australia, New Zealand, Russia and Morocco
- Deal marks growing adoption of predictive modeling within scientific trials industry
SANTA ANA, Calif. – November 5, 2018 – Iteris, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITI), the global leader in applied informatics for transportation and agriculture, and Staphyt Agrosciences, a leading contract research organization (CRO) in the field of agroscience, have announced the addition of Iteris ClearAg® smart content to Staphyt’s agricultural research operations.
Staphyt field researchers and crop scientists will now be able to access hyperlocal current, forecast and historical weather data via the ClearAg WeatherPlot® mobile application across 15 European countries, as well as Australia, New Zealand, Russia and Morocco.
“Staphyt Agrosciences wants to provide our customers with the best local data available to further improve our agronomic expertise,” said Arthur Boisleux, innovation manager at Staphyt. “Iteris’ ClearAg weather modeling technology enables our crop scientists across Europe to help with crop trial data collection, as well as reducing the need for in-field weather stations in favor of more accurate, hyperlocal digital agriculture models.”
“We are excited to provide a valuable subset of ClearAg’s environmental and atmospheric content to Staphyt agricultural researchers in Europe, Australia, New Zealand, Russia and Morocco,” said Jim Chambers, senior vice president and general manager, Agriculture and Weather Analytics at Iteris. “By providing ClearAg’s smart content via WeatherPlot, Staphyt crop scientists can now leverage current, forecast and historical weather data for the effective management and interpretation of field research trials.”
The ClearAg WeatherPlot mobile app is a location-specific, agriculturally focused weather and soil decision support tool for agronomists, researchers and crop science professionals who manage product performance inquiries.
About Iteris, Inc.
Iteris is the global leader in applied informatics for transportation and agriculture, turning big data into big breakthrough solutions. We collect, aggregate and analyze data on traffic, roads, weather, water, soil and crops to generate precise informatics that lead to safer transportation and smarter farming. Municipalities, government agencies, crop science companies, farmers and agronomists around the world use our solutions to make roads safer and travel more efficient, as well as farmlands more sustainable, healthy and productive. Visit www.iteris.com for more information and join the conversation on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.
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Important factors that may cause such a difference include, but are not limited to, our ability to provision our ClearAg solution on a cost-efficient basis; ability of our ClearAg services smart content to assist researchers to perform crop research and trials effectively; the future adoption of technology based analytics solutions in the agriculture market; the challenges in the development of software-based solutions generally; customer’s dedication of resources and ability to achieve market acceptance for its own products and services; and the potential impact of product and service offerings from competitors and such competitors’ patent coverage and claims. Further information on Iteris, Inc., including additional risk factors that may affect our forward-looking statements, is contained in our Annual Report on Form 10-K, our Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q, our Current Reports on Form 8-K, and our other SEC filings that are available through the SEC’s website (www.sec.gov).
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