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Spatial Information Management

  • Ravi Kothuri
  • Albert Godfrind
  • Euro Beinat

Abstract

Location is an inherent part of business data: organizations maintain customer address lists, own property, ship goods from and to warehouses, manage transport flows among their workforce, and perform many other activities. A majority of these activities entail managing locations of different types of entities, including customers, property, goods, and employees. Those locations need not be static—in fact, they may continually change over time. For instance, goods are manufactured, packaged, and channeled to warehouses and retail/customer destinations. They may have different locations at various stages of the distribution network.

Keywords

Global Position System Geographical Information System Geographic Information System Spatial Information Spatial Data 
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© Ravi Kothuri, Albert Godfrind, Euro Beinat 2004

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  • Ravi Kothuri
  • Albert Godfrind
  • Euro Beinat

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