Beyond the Map

The Future of Geospatial Technology

If you’re reading this post, you’re already aware that geospatial technology has become an essential part of our daily lives. Its capabilities extend from small-scale phone applications all the way up to multibillion-dollar business systems, including big tech, insurance, intel and healthcare industries, just to name a few. As a result, the distinction between information technology and GIS is fading fast. This is exciting because as geospatial technology goes mainstream, we are seeing a wider array of uses for it — and often, the map is…