gis News

  • G-cloud 8 procurement service  supplier logo

    Azimap awarded place on G-Cloud 8 framework agreement

    29th Jul 2016

    We are delighted to announce that Azimap has been appointed by the Crown Commercial Service to supply cloud-based GIS (Geographic Information System) and services to the UK public sector.

  • Cancer Fund for Children Charity Coffee Morning

    Great Mallon Technology and Azimap Bake Off in aid of the Cancer Fund for Children

    29th Jul 2016

    The Azimap and Mallon Technology teams recently joined forces to host a coffee morning in aid the Cancer Fund for Children. During the fundraising event which was held at our head office in Cookstown, on Friday 29th July we challenged all departments to get involved by offering star baker and best department bakes awards.

  • Pokémon Go the latest trend in location-based gaming

    15th Jul 2016

    Pokémon Go was successfully launched in the USA with more than 21 million daily active users within three days of the initial release. As a result the success of Pokémon Go has notability secured its place in the market as the most popular US game ever.

  • What is GIS?

    4th Jul 2016

    A geographic information system (GIS) provides organisations with a solution to capture, edit, publish and share geographic information in a contextual format via the use of maps.

  • Advantages of a Web Mapping GIS

    27th Jun 2016

    The internet offers Public and Private sectors organisations with an opportunity to choose between a Web or Desktop GIS but which solution should they choose and why? This blog highlights a few of the key benefits of a web GIS.