GeoSpatial World 2003
Reseller agreement strengthens Intergraph's strategy to extend data access
NEW ORLEANS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 21, 2003-- Intergraph Mapping and Geospatial Solutions (NASDAQ: INGR) announced today that it will immediately begin reselling Safe Software's Feature Manipulation Engine (FME)(R) products, including FME Desktop Suite, FME Professional Suite, FME Intergraph Suite, FME Oracle Suite and the FME GDO for GeoMedia(R) WebMap. The FME Suite provides Extract, Transform, and Load (ETL) tools for spatial data and supports more than 100 formats, including several Geography Markup Language (GML) 2 dialects. The FME GDO takes advantage of Intergraph's Geographic Data Objects (GDO) interoperability technology to extend GeoMedia WebMap capabilities to access even more geographic data in its native format.
"Reselling Safe's FME products with our GeoMedia solutions gives
customers a convenient way to acquire all of the tools they need to
extend data access and delivery workflows," said David Holmes,
director of worldwide product strategy, Intergraph Mapping and
Geospatial Solutions. "With GeoMedia's open data access functionality
and FME's powerful high-data-volume transformation capabilities,
organizations can be assured of productive workflows as they share and
integrate data from a variety of sources and formats."
FME complements GeoMedia's data access capabilities by providing
users with data transformation technologies for highly productive mass
data migration. Coupling FME and GeoMedia proves particularly
beneficial to users as they migrate to new environments or when they
need an automated means to deliver data in different formats to
Safe Software is a Team GeoMedia Registered Solutions Center
member and an exhibitor (booth 202) at GeoSpatial World 2003. Dale
Lutz from Safe Software, will be speaking on "GML: User Perspectives"
Wednesday, May 21, at 11:30 am. Lutz will also present "Solving
Spatial Data Migration and Distribution challenges" on Wednesday, May
21, at 10 a.m. during the demo theatre.
For more information or to purchase FME products from Intergraph,
contact an Intergraph sales representative at
Safe Software Inc.
Safe Software Inc. is the industry leader in Spatial ETL (Extract,
Transform, and Load) technologies. Safe Software provides both spatial
data transformation solutions and professional services. For more
Intergraph Mapping and Geospatial Solutions
Intergraph Mapping and Geospatial Solutions is a leading
geospatial solutions provider for the following markets: local, state
and federal government; transportation; utilities; communications;
location-based services; photogrammetry; remote sensing; cartography;
and military and intelligence. For more information, visit
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