GIS continues to experience momentous growth and has been strengthening its role as a “must-have” tool for many fields. 2001 promises to be yet another year of exciting advances in GIS. Field GIS and Internet mapping continue to decentralize GIS and to introduce this technology to the common user. While anticipating the events of 2001, this article takes a brief look at some of the notable events of last year.
The Geography Network, which made its debut at the International ESRI User Conference back in 2000, is being shown the door by ESRI. The ArcGIS … Read more