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South Korea launches KASS satellite to augment GPS
South Korea has successfully launched a precision aviation satellite...
China launches new batch of remote sensing satellites
XICHANG, June 23 (Xinhua) -- China successfully launched three...
Kenya launches nationwide airborne geophysical survey
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta Tuesday launched the final report...
South Korea successfully launches home-grown Nuri space rocket
South Korea’s domestically built Nuri rocket successfully placed a...
Isro PSLV-C53 launch announced for June 30
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Bricsys’ local partner, ACA Pacific, selected by Singapore government as Productivity Solutions Grant (PSG) vendor
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MapmyIndia joins hands with ISRO to boost 3D mapping
Homegrown navigation firm MapmyIndia on Friday said it has...

February 3rd, 2011
Rolta’s CFO Discusses Role of Mapping for Decision Makers

Though mapping is done by many firms in India, it is done in a scattered manner. The map is used more as a base for GIS applications and needs to be integrated with the geographic database in order to make it intelligent to support queries and analysis of the information. Today, decision makers need information that is actionable, timely and readily available to make effective decisions for quick action. Digital maps provide a wealth of resources for immediate access, analysis and management of spatially referenced information. Therefore, GIS is no longer a tool for the specialist, but is a decision making tool for management. Read More