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Author : Henrey Picess

One of the major extensions of GIS applications is the map hosting. These hosting companies cater the needs of the client’s hosted maps. These map hosting companies provides an option of development or customization of the applications. They use open source software programs to make the web mapping and other desktop applications. Day by day the users are increasing who are taking the advantage of open sources. End users like students, teachers, businessmen and general public are using these map hosting services to cater their own needs from free or open sources.

Users manipulate the GIS systems to improve their performance in production, agriculture, methodologies, and other departments. Nowadays, everyone is using GIS software in order to facilitate their work. Some companies are storing thousands and millions of raster that are the foundation stone of their maps. This needs to build a static database which is somewhat difficult to use because storing spatial data is not easy. The end users will need index software in order to serve the clients to make any changes in the present format of data. Like if the user wants to change, add, alter maps and want to create reports out of it then he can perform such activities.

Continuous change in the industry makes it almost impossible for the companies to purchase such database even if they can afford that. Data sharing at open sources are expanding the parameters of the existing software. There is a constant need of upgrading the system at work. Even if they have in house system then also they have to update it at regular basis.

Maintaining map hosting services can cost lesser than maintaining the coffee kiosk at the work place. These cheap and affordable services can solve many problems of business. Recording data of each department will be easier and maps can be created for each individual department, not only inside the business enterprise but all around the globe. The map hosting services also take care of different problems such as backups and contingency, up-gradation of GIS system, web servers, map servers, internet related activities and much more.

MapserverPro is a GIS hosting service that provides popular opensource GIS application and framework hosting to the GIS community.MapserverPro gives you a solid hosting platform and all the tools you need to web-enable your GIS without the hassles of setting up hardware, software, or the configuration tasks usually associated with open source GIS implementations.

Whether you are a GIS professional, student, or hobbyist, MapserverPro allows you to leverage a suite of powerful Open Source GIS software while eliminating the cost of expensive infrastructure, maintenance and software updates.

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