What is GIS?


GIS stands for “Geographic Information Systems.”  This includes, but is not limited to, general mapping, spatial relationships, and geographic analysis. It is a combination of hardware, software, data, people, and is driven by institutional arrangements. More on GIS and the Wikipedia definition of GIS.

What does that really mean?

GIS is a spatial database showing you graphically on a map attributes from the database.

Short Presentation: What is GIS? (5 MB)


Some examples of GIS industry work:

Basically, if you want to know “where?” then you need GIS. Let’s talk and see if I can provide service or product you need.

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