Technology

  • Laser-focused

    A Colorado club adopted a high-tech option to ensure precise yardage markers for a nine- hole addition to its course offerings. Read this article in the July 2017 issue of Golf Course Management magazine.

  • Career: Tout your tech skills

    Highlight your technology expertise on your résumé and in job interviews. Read this article in the July 2017 issue of Golf Course Management magazine.

  • Playing by the (drone) rules

    In this technology column from the June 2017 issue of Golf Course Management magazine, Bob Vaughey, CGCS, discusses regulations surrounding the use of drones, including no-fly and restricted-fly areas, as well as FAA registration and the FAA’s Part 107 test for the safe operation of drones.

  • Drones on Your Course Without all the Hype by Thomas Bastis CGCS

    Presented at the 2017 GCSAA Education Conference at the Golf Industry Show, this session features solutions other superintendents have created to solve their facilities' challenges.

  • Technology: Stepping up to Google Earth Pro

    In this column, Bob Vaughey, CGCS, explains Google Earth Pro's many applications
    for golf course superintendents. Read this article in the June 2016 issue of Golf Course Management magazine.

  • Technology: Data mining and drones

    Learn more about how to expand the benefits of using drones by incorporating new software to gather practical, real-world information about your golf course. Read this article in the April 2016 issue of Golf Course Management magazine.

  • Smile for the camera

    Bob Vaughey, CGCS, describes the use of cameras on the course to keep members in the loop about recent renovations. Read this article in the December 2015 issue of Golf Course Management magazine.

  • A high-tech take on building security

    Learn more about using "smart" tools to improve facility security and monitor construction and cultivation projects. Read this article in the October 2015 issue of Golf Course Management magazine.

  • On course with the Apple Watch

    Bob Vaughey, CGCS, reviews the Apple watch and his usefulness for golf course superintendents. Read this article in the August 2015 issue of Golf Course Management magazine.

  • Getting the most from your photos

    Use these helpful tips, including how to organize images and use GPS information, to ensure your photo library works for your needs. Read this article in the June 2015 issue of Golf Course Management magazine.

  • Lookin' for tech in all the right places

    Find out what to look for at the Golf Industry Show's trade show when it comes to new technologies and applications on the golf course. Read this article in the February 2015 issue of Golf Course Management magazine.