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News about geographic information systems
  • Geoscience Australia opens up access to spatial data

    Geoscience Australia is embracing international geospatial standards and integrated Web platforms to share spatial data in an open environment. The focus is on interoperability, says the agency’s lead data scientist, Danielle Beaudreau.

  • Crime Commission to map crime across Australia

    The Australian Crime Commission is seeking to map crime tendencies across Australia. According to commission documents, the maps would be created through geographic information systems (GIS) and vector mapping software supplied by a panel of providers.