geographic information system

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geographic information system (GIS)

A computer mapping program in which land characteristics and/or demographic information may be revealed and printed as color-coded overlays.

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Geographic exposure modeling: a valuable extension of geographic information systems for use in environmental epidemiology.
The Global Geographic Information System (GIS) market has been divided into, application, type and region.
The solution included a data management system that can be operated through a Webinterface solely by Philly311 staff and that automatically generates error feedback and adds service request/incident data to the central Geographic Information System data warehouse.
Potential contributions of spatial analysis to geographic information systems for transportation (GIS-T).
"(A geographic information system) allows us to identify populations at risk and visualize how CDC needs to respond," said Kinkade, who is a consultant deployed to CDC.
ENM encompasses a suite of tools that relate known occurrences of these species or phenomena to raster geographic information system layers that summarize variation in several environmental dimensions.
ESRI, Redlands, Calif., a leader in geographic information system (GIS) technology, has launched PLTS for ArcGIS 9 Defense Solution.
Students use HP iPAQ Pocket PCs to download data from their instructor, record data in the field, produce maps and find their way in the forest using global positioning system and geographic information system software and for realtime mapping.
A consortium of local geographic information system companies from across the Algoma district has teamed up and won a contract to provide GIS services in the region's north end.
This powerful automated mapping, facilities management, and geographic information system (AM/FM/GIS) application consolidates data entered manually or through other applications.
11, GIS, or Geographic Information System, was almost unheard of in the general public.
All of this data will be merged in a platform called the Virtual Geographic Information System, previously developed by the project's lead researchers.
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