GIS Means Business, Volume Two

GIS Means Business, Volume Two

by David Boyles, Christian Harder
     
 

Written for both business managers and GIS professionals, this guide reveals the ways that GIS can revolutionize the effectiveness of the 21st-century business enterprise. Demonstrating how a wide variety of businesses and business-related organizations such as chambers of commerce and commerce-friendly cities are using GIS to bolster the bottom line, detailed case

…  See more details below

Overview

Written for both business managers and GIS professionals, this guide reveals the ways that GIS can revolutionize the effectiveness of the 21st-century business enterprise. Demonstrating how a wide variety of businesses and business-related organizations such as chambers of commerce and commerce-friendly cities are using GIS to bolster the bottom line, detailed case studies analyze companies that overcame obstacles to profitability and efficiency by using the geographic and spatial analysis provided by GIS technology. As the technology has expanded, so have the number and diversity of companies that demand GIS capabilities. Such industries include real estate firms, insurance companies, food distributors, and casinos — all applying GIS solutions to logistics, marketing programs, and supply chain issues.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781589480339
Publisher:
Ingram Publisher Services
Publication date:
01/28/2002
Series:
GIS Means Business Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
161
Product dimensions:
9.08(w) x 7.52(h) x 0.49(d)

Meet the Author

Boyles is a writer and editor at ESRI Press and has more than 20 years of experience in daily journalism.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >