Chapter 8 – Case 4 Usage and business value of spatial information systems. Group #1 Keith Vines Ansel Young Falk Scherzer Jeremy Boling Siva Bhattiprolu Georg Wieninger. What is a spatial information system (1)?.
Keith Vines Ansel Young
Falk ScherzerJeremy BolingSiva Bhattiprolu Georg Wieninger
Spartial information systems provide information about distances
Example: Where is the toxic waste located in my area?
Spartial information systems can be used to identify trends
Example: How did the per capita income change?
President/CEO Mike Shutler Sr.
Thomas J. Gerold
GARY KUSINPresident and CEO
The broad uses of spatial information management (SIM) technology in business are:
SIM INDUATRY SEGMENTS technology in business
Question #2 technology in business
Question #3 technology in business
Visit the Kinko’s website. How helpful is their location finder service? What else can Kinko’s do to improve this spatial information management application?