"Enterprise GIS provides broad access to geospatial data and applications throughout the organization and offers companies enterprise benefits such as increased operational efficiency and provides users with access to extended geospatial capabilities."
AURORA, Colo. (PRWEB) May 13, 2013
Enterprise geographic information systems (GIS) is becoming more commonplace and so is the growing need for professionals capable of managing facility and enterprise data for an organization.
American Sentinel University, in partnership with Directions Magazine, invites GIS professionals to learn tips and resources to help them move from project-oriented work to an enterprise-wide information infrastructure.
Complimentary Online GIS Webinar
Join Dr. Stephen McElroy, GIS program chair for American Sentinel University as he discusses how to use best practices to create a common operational platform within an organization in a complimentary webinar, ‘Directions OnPoint: Learn the 7 Steps to Implement Enterprise GIS into Any Business or Organization’ on Wed., May 15, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. EDT.
Anyone interested in a structured approach to enterprise GIS can register for the webinar, ‘Directions OnPoint: Learn the 7 Steps to Implement Enterprise GIS into Any Business or Organization’ at https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/330577322.
The interactive presentation will discuss:
-How to assess GIS architecture, infrastructure, data and databases
-Governance and management strategies for managing and maintaining GIS
-Opportunities to reduce costs and improve efficiency
-How to plan short-term GIS goals and objectives to improve operations and workflow
“Enterprise GIS provides broad access to geospatial data and applications throughout the organization and offers companies enterprise benefits such as increased operational efficiency and also provides users with access to extended geospatial capabilities,” says Dr. McElroy. “As companies begin to understand the strategic ramifications of GIS and how to effectively adopt it to maintain control of information and applications, they’ll find that geospatial information can also be integrated with other enterprise applications for greater strategic advantages such as executive analysis and decisions-support systems.”
Learn more about a structured approach to enterprise GIS and tune into American Sentinel's webinar ‘Directions OnPoint: Learn the 7 Steps to Implement Enterprise GIS into Any Business or Organization’ on Wednesday, May 15 at 1:00 p.m. EDT and register at https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/330577322.
Learn More About American Sentinel University’s GIS Degrees
American Sentinel is one of the few higher education institutions to offer an accredited, online Bachelor of Science Geographic Information Systems degree. The bachelor’s program prepares students to analyze, interpret and effectively communicate spatial data while providing insights into GIS to solve workplace problems.
Learn more about American Sentinel University’s GIS degrees at http://www.americansentinel.edu/online-degree/bachelor-degree-online/bachelor-gis-degree.php.
About American Sentinel University
American Sentinel University delivers the competitive advantages of accredited associate, bachelor's and master's online degree programs focused on the needs of high-growth sectors, including information technology, computer science, GIS masters programs, online GIS certificates, computer information systems and business intelligence degrees. The university is accredited by the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC), which is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency and is a recognized member of the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.
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