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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Nasdaq:TSYS) (TCS) -- Leveraging their advanced Graphical Information System (GIS) capabilities and location-based application expertise, TCS is working to fulfill Amp'd Mobile's vision of edgy and cool location-based mobile applications by custom building original Amp'd concepts targeted to the 18-24 market such as Handset Locator and Skatepark Finder.
The CAD system will be interfaced to a graphical information system that automatically displays map coordinates to dispatchers.
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.
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