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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Several of the PPSA member companies are now developing Geographical Information Systems for application with both pipeline inspection information and routine pipeline operation.
Geographical Information Systems defy a simple definition because they cover such a broad range of disciplines and systems.
Perhaps the best way to understand the scope of Geographical Information Systems is to review its components.
Exprodat provides geographical information systems software and services to the oil and gas industry.
TechNavio's report, the Geographical Information Systems Market in North America 2011-2015, has been prepared based on an in-depth analysis of the market with inputs from industry experts.
Their software enables organizations to build complete, intelligent geographical information systems and to deploy GIS functionality across the enterprise.
Impress Software is a leading provider of packaged integration applications that enable quick and cost-effective integration of project management and geographical information systems with SAP, resulting in streamlined business processes.
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