A promising technology collaboration for municipal geomatics!
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A promising technology collaboration for municipal geomatics!

Montreal, March 3rd, 2009 – KHEOPS Technologies is announcing that their Vice-President of Technologies and R&D Director, Jean-Robert Desbiens-Haddad has been nominated as Liaison officer for the JMap Users alliance, namely the RUJ (Regroupement des Utilisateurs de JMap).

By nominating Jean-Robert we are assured of taking a major step forward with the RUJ so that the evolution of JMap technology will concur with the concerns of municipal representatives and benefit municipal geomatics in Quebec and worldwide. - Jacques Charron, President of KHEOPS.

The RUJ, pronounced (ru-jee), has taken wing due to the common and dynamic vision of the participants within the alliance, which now counts many members associated with the municipal field. On October 17th, 2008, in Shawinigan, a general assembly was held in order to elect the new President, Isabelle Forgues (City of Shawinigan) and Secretary, Normand Vachon (City of Saguenay).

KHEOPS, the publisher of the JMap technology whose mission is to democratize geospatial information, is proud of its strong presence within the municipal domain and throughout various municipalities as well as the companies and the partners who interact with them. Furthermore, KHEOPS continues to widen its municipal offer by providing various solutions such as : management of numerised paper blueprints, tracking of snow removal equipment, follow-up of operations, etc.

In conclusion, KHEOPS wishes to thank all the members who are contributing to the success of this partnership: Amos, Rouyn-Noranda, Shawinigan, Saguenay, Trois-Rivières, Montréal, St-Eustache, Repentigny, Terrebonne, Blainville and the MRC of Vaudreuil-Soulanges.

About KHEOPS Technologies,

Founded in 1995, KHEOPS is a leader in the development of geographic data systems. Thanks to its JMap software, an online spatial solution, organisations can transmit interactive geospatial applications via public, private and mobile networks. JMap is compatible with all relational databases on the market, reading the formats in real time and this, without conversion. Also, being 100% Java, the solution is available for all operating systems (Linux, Windows or UNIX) and it is also extensible thanks to a software development tool.

About RUJ (Regroupement des utilisateurs de JMap) - Alliance of JMap Users

Pronounced ru-jee, was founded in 2007 with its primary mission to facilitate the exchange and sharing of data by collaboration and networking between users. It numbers many members within the municipal field.

Michelle Gagné
(514) 285-1211 ext. 118
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Normand Vachon
(418) 698-3000 ext. 3121
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