WIT Press


GisTool: An Integrated Environment For GIS Data Management

Price

Free (open access)

Paper DOI

10.2495/MIS000251

Volume

24

Pages

7

Published

2000

Size

794 kb

Author(s)

G.K. Adam

Abstract

The enormous advances in information technology and telecommunications have taken management information systems literally to another dimension. Today, the applications for geographical information management are various and considerable valuable. However, the need for proper organization and manipulation of the information provided, particularly online, has been emerged very intensive nowadays. An attempt was undertaken in this study referring to a research work into the integration of geographical databases and data analysis tools, using an interactive information management system created for this purpose and called GisTool. The aim is to provide a proper structure for data integration and management in order to be used for training, educational and research purposes. Based on this environment the graphic

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