WAYNE, Pa., Nov. 18, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- For centuries, geography has intrigued the world. What lies just beyond our view? How is our planet changing? What does it all mean? With the many advancements of the GIS industry, we can now view our world in ways never thought possible even a few years ago. The GIS industry revolutionized the way we view data.
A geographical information system (GIS) is a system designed to handle all types of spatial data. GIS can help people or organizations better understand their data through visualization. Utilized in industries of all sizes, GIS is a powerful force for managing data integrity and capture.
As a leader in the asset management industry for over 30 years, AssetWorks understands the importance of data integrity and visualization. To show our appreciation for all the GIS industry has done for data and to celebrate GIS Day, AssetWorks created a timeline infographic on the history of GIS. To download this infographic, click here.
Happy GIS Day from AssetWorks!
AssetWorks is a leading asset management software company with over 30 years of experience and more than 1,000 customers spanning both public and private industries. Recognized for helping their customers face the many challenges of their industries, AssetWorks dedicates itself every day to developing solutions, from increasing efficiency and improving data transparency to reducing overall costs. AssetWorks is headquartered in Wayne, Pennsylvania with offices and professionals located worldwide. To learn more, visit www.assetworks.com.