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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For example, mobile utility workers will have access to the network for work orders and access to key information such as Graphical Information Systems (GIS) and asset management, improving timely access to information and saving trips back to their office.
The PSMap solution brings together applications, information, infrastructure and support into a single, cost-effective and scalable solution likely to fit within the PSAP's fixed operational budget, while many competitive solutions would require PSAPs to internally build Graphical Information Systems (GIS) and database technology expertise to support in-house mapping applications.
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