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GIS 2go: New App for Offline Access to ArcGIS Maps From Tablets
The new service GIS 2go by Disy Informationssysteme GmbH transfers maps from ArcGIS Desktop to tablets (Android or iPad), providing users with access to all GIS and media data wherever they are, even when offline. All information on GIS 2go can be found at http://www.gis2go.com. Disy offers also free trial-account for interested users.
Disy Informationssysteme GmbH, a leading provider of innovative GIS and Reporting solutions for spatial and non-spatial data, now created a new app and service for offline maps for tablets. GIS 2go is the world's first solution which allows users to easily save Esri's ArcGIS Desktop maps to their tablets (iPad or Android). The GIS 2 go add-in for ArcGIS Desktop supports data selection, map export and re-import via the cloud. With the app "Cadenza Mobile GIS 2go" installed on a tablet, users have immediate access to their maps, including all attribute data and media - even if they are offline in the field. Graphic notes and media created on the go can also be imported back into ArcGIS Desktop.
Users can interactively navigate on the map while on the go. Moreover, it is possible to show attribute data and use the graphic notebook to add points, lines and areas or track them via GPS. This information can be complemented with photos and audio/video recordings or text notes. Data captured on the go can easily be imported into ArcGIS Desktop and stored to the local database or file system.
How to save and use mobile maps on a tablet is described in 4 easy steps is at http://www.gis2go.com. Moreover, all features and pricing information as well as the tutorials and FAQ published on the website.
A personal demo account is offered at http://www.gis2go.com for interested users in order to test GIS 2go on their mobile device. The demo-account is free of charge and without any obligation.
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About Disy Informationssysteme GmbH
Disy Informationssysteme GmbH is an independent provider of software and consulting services with headquarters inKarlsruhe, Germany. Disy products and solutions are based on innovative ideas and cutting-edge technologies. Clients appreciate Disy's range of software products and their partnership approach in terms of practice- and user-driven application development. The company was founded in 1997. Since then, it has grown to 50 employees.
Since the beginning, Disy has focused on systems which closely interlink GIS and reporting. This is what makes Disy so unique. Clients use the spatial reporting platform Cadenza to integrate information from different spatial and relational databases, to analyse them and to show data on maps, diagrams or to create reports. The company's GIS solutions provide access to GIS data vie desktop, web and mobile devices. Disy products are used by several hundred public authorities at federal, regional and local level in Germany and Austria and represent the backbone of modern spatial data infrastructures in German speaking countries. Disy Software is certified with the Label "Software made in Germany" of the German Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology.