Technical advancements and newfound capabilities of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) manifest themselves in the way we use maps, and how we apply it to problem-solving. Today, GIS technology is being utilized in several business and management operations in telecommunications, railroads, civil engineering, petroleum exploration, cities, state government, utilities, retailing, and in many other private and public sectors.
Building information modelling (BIM), augmented reality, and virtual reality is becoming crucial for digital construction revolution. However, reality modelling and BIM cannot reach their full potential without intelligent GIS databases. Together, BIM and GIS provide the users with a clear picture of a project and more spatial awareness about the project design and construction life cycle.
For successful GIS implementation, there are a few players in the market with proven strategies that offer consulting services to support the complete project life cycle, incorporate project design and planning, GIS orientation seminars and workshops, user needs assessment, requirements analysis, cost analysis, solution design, project management, development, testing, and deployment.
In the wake of the rising importance of GIS, choosing the right GIS consulting service becomes crucial. This edition of CIO Advisor APAC features companies like GEIS that is at the forefront of offering GIS services. CIO Advisor APAC’s editorial board has assessed and shortlisted some of the most prominent organizations in the industry. We present to you – “10 Most Promising GIS Consulting/ Service Companies – 2019”.