DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Asia Pacific Software Geographic Information System Market (2016 - 2022)" report to their offering.
Geographic Information System (GIS) generates geographical and demographic information for gathering, analyzing and interpreting unstructured data. Adoption of software GIS technology in the Asia-Pacific region is at its nascent stages due to limited awareness among the people in the region.
With limited government initiatives for the implementation of GIS in the government and private sectors, the market has tremendous potential and can be fully exploited by companies that make the first move with technological breakthroughs. Disaster management, land information, map viewing (cartography), infrastructure management, business information, military & defence (geopolitics), mineral exploration (geoscience), biological and others are the major applications of GIS.
The Asia-Pacific Software GIS market is segmented based on type into desktop, mobile, cloud-based and other software. Based on verticals, the report segments the market into utilities, transportation, government agencies, retail, oil & gas, healthcare, financial services and telecom among others.
For better understanding and penetration of GIS technology in Asia-Pacific, the market is studied across countries, namely China, Japan, India, South Korea, Singapore, Malaysia and rest of Asia-Pacific. Japan and China have already taken initiatives and started implementing GIS in various industries as a data tool to gain usable information about the market and other related data. In addition, governments in these countries have announced various investment plans, which might boost the Software GIS market in the Asia-Pacific region. Chinese government announced an investment of USD 30 billion in its 12th Five-year Plan (2011-2016) for geospatial industry.
The report covers the analysis of key companies in the Asia-Pacific software GIS market.
Major companies profiled in the report include Pasco Corporation, Ubisense Group plc., Beijing SuperMap Software Co., Ltd., Hexagon AB, Schneider Electric SE, Environmental Systems Research Institute, Bentley Systems, Incorporated, Autodesk, Inc., Pitney Bowes Inc. and MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.
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