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Achieving business success with GIS

Author: Bruce Douglas
Publisher: Chichester, England ; Hoboken, NJ : John Wiley & Sons, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Written at a practical level, suited to the business audience, this book explores the business environment of making GIS successful. It applies academic rigor to practical and commercial implementation issues and offers viewpoints from all parties involved in GIS implementation.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bruce Douglas
ISBN: 9780470727249 0470727241
OCLC Number: 165082837
Notes: Includes index.
Description: viii, 156 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: The spatial information industry --
Introducing the elements of a GIS strategy --
Developing the business focus --
Developing the data/information focus --
Developing the organisational focus --
Developing the application and technology focus --
Developing a GIS strategy --
Cost-benefit analysis/return on investment --
Selecting a GIS --
Implementing GIS --
The best and the worst.
Responsibility: Bruce Douglas.
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