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geographic information system

a computer-based system that combines cartographic capabilities with electronic data processing to rapidly produce customized maps for use in epidemiologic studies.

ge·o·graph·ic in·for·ma·tion sys·tem

(jē'ŏ-graf'ik in'fōr-mā'shŭn sis'tĕm)
A computer-based system that combines cartographic capabilities with electronic data processing to rapidly produce customized maps for use in epidemiologic studies.
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The additional benefit of using this mobile GIS software is that any changes in the database made by office GIS staff (route alterations, data form changes, etc.
This reviewer would warmly welcome a second edition addressing this shortcoming by including chapters on programming principles and practices and fixing the programming mistakes found throughout the text and on the website so it could also be found in the hands of students in my Web and Mobile GIS course.
designs, manufactures and sells ultra-rugged, handheld computers for industrial, land survey, mobile GIS, natural resources, agricultural research and other rugged markets.
Moreover, there is a significant focus on mobile GIS technology, both on operating GIS on a personal digital assistant (PDA) and in creating customized data-entry interfaces for field-based data collection.
Now available commercially, the application leverages mobile GIS technology to decrypt the barcode on pipes and fittings as they are installed in the field.
On the tablet, the "Cadenza Mobile GIS 2go App" allows access to the maps with all feature data - be it with or without a network connection.
SDT's GIS process integrates orthophotography, global positioning system (GPS) overlays, real estate data and other information with project management software, and with a mobile GIS application built by Clearion Software and ArcGIS technology from Esri.
The Mobile GIS channel has only been used on an adhoc basis.
These locations have been dispersed by network computing, but they are being again brought together to some extent by mobile GIS.
He notes, "As the first mobile GIS vendor to support viewing of MrSID Generation 4 files, we're thrilled at the opportunity to work with LizardTech to provide broader access to high resolution imagery for iOS users.
By leveraging the new open UI SDK for SAP Mobile Platform, complex business processes are aimed at getting simplified user experiences, such as allowing users to interact with Esri mobile GIS within SAP Work Manager.
Both the firms provide iOS-powered mobile GIS turnkey solution, called 3R-SuperSurv, for more Polish and European users.