DENVER, Colorado, 27 September 2012 –WhiteStar Corp., a provider of digital cartographic products and services to the energy industry, is pleased to announce the release of WhiteStar Streaming Grid. Instant access to their top quality WhiteStar Grid® is available now via the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC)’s Web Map Service (WMS) standard, enabling customers to add cartographically prepared US township, section, and Texas survey grid to any WMS-enabled client application by simply entering a URL.
This new delivery option for WhiteStar’s flagship grid data product is designed for maximum ease of use and accessibility. “We wanted to provide a convenient, fast and simple way for our users to add labeled grid to their maps and applications,” says WhiteStar President Robert C. White, Jr. “By providing access to a cartographically ready WMS stream, we’re eliminating data import and export and data management overhead. And that means time and dollars saved.”
WhiteStar Streaming Grid is available 24X7, wherever you have an Internet connection, and is ideally suited for quick turnaround map production environments, web-based and mobile mapping applications. Users will be accessing the most current data available, at all times. Its foundation, WhiteStar Grid, provides seamless, exceptionally accurate grid coverage from one central source, and WhiteStar Streaming Grid provides a new, hassle-free way to use it. For more information, visit www.whitestar.com/gridstream.
About WhiteStar Corp.
Headquartered in Lakewood, Colorado, WhiteStar Corp. has supplied digital cartographic data products, services and consulting since 1990 to the oil and gas, pipeline, natural resource, and engineering industries. As a purveyor of geospatial data products, WhiteStar takes a customized approach to every implementation project. The WhiteStar client base now includes more than 1600 companies ranging in size from local consulting firms to integrated multi-national corporations. Learn more at www.whitestar.com.
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