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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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The awareness of this functionality of geographical information systems amongst GIS users concerned 60% of respondents while in the case of those who did not use GIS it was only 38%.
application is launched, Maguire, Goodchild, and Rhind publishes the paper "Geographical Information Systems: Principles and Applications", 2nd edition, Longley et al.
There are several companies now specializing in the software required to establish an effective Geographical information System. This software could be adapted for use with other data base information including that from inspection records
They cover using, making, and sharing maps; working with spatial data; applying advanced geographical information system technologies; and managing operational systems with geographical information systems.
He said the ECP was trying to improve operationalization of computerized electoral rolls particularly focusing on filling the difference of 10 million women who have not been registered/issued CNICs, development of Geographical Information System (GIS) for bringing more transparency in delimitation of constituencies, and building IT infrastructure for connecting field offices with ECP Secretariat etc.
Records held within the Council's planning systems will be automatically linked to their Geographical Information System (GIC), allowing users to search, view and access both current and historical planning information from the desktop.
Simpson predicts that all properties will eventually be mapped in a geographical information system (GIS), and the basis of that system is the global positioning identified by the GPS.
ISLAMABAD -- Geomatic Center for Climate Change and Sustainable Development is one of venture which encourages application of Satellite Remote Sensing (SRS), Geographical Information System (GIS) and Geographical Positioning System (GPS) technologies in environmental monitoring and decision-making.
Also, the system will integrate Geographical Information System data into all emergency service requests, to map a caller's location accurately and route these calls and corresponding information to the public safety answering points.
Rolta, an Indian company, supplied photogrammetry and geographical information system software licensed from these firms to the Army in 1996, integrating them into a single package to meet MI17's specific needs.
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