PlanGraphics' GIS assessment project included:
-- Consultation with various interested parties in the U.S., Jordan, and Egypt, -- Development of a report presenting preliminary findings and recommendations for improving the Getty Institute's GIS database, -- On-call technical advice on as as-needed basis.The Getty Conservation Institute's Iraq Initiative "aims to mitigate threats to and repair damage sustained by Iraq's cultural heritage, and to rebuild the country's professional conservation and heritage management capacity."
GIS is most often considered to be an information system capable of capturing, storing, analyzing, and displaying geographically referenced data identified by location and producing useful information for better management of resources.
PlanGraphics, founded in 1979, is a full life-cycle systems integration and implementation firm providing a broad range of services in the design and implementation of information technology in the public and commercial sectors. PlanGraphics' experience with spatial information systems and e-services capabilities provides a critical discriminator among other IT consulting and integration firms. PlanGraphics has headquarters in Frankfort, Ky., and regional offices in Maryland, Colorado and New York. On the Web: www.plangraphics.com.
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