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Classic GIS Planning Methodology for a Wider Audience

Roger Tomlinson's Thinking About GIS Now Available in Spanish

buy the bookPensando en el SIG: Planificación del Sistema de Información Geográfica Dirigida a Gerentes, tercera edición, the first Spanish language publication by Esri Press, delivers the GIS planning model detailed in Dr. Roger Tomlinson's third edition of Thinking About GIS: Geographic Information System Planning for Managers that has been so helpful to others.

Widely recognized as the "father of GIS" for his work developing the Canadian geographic information systems in the early 1960s, Tomlinson has spent 30 years doing consulting work on GIS projects for clients worldwide. This lifetime of professional experience was key in the development of his practical method for GIS planning that has proved successful time and again.

Appropriate for any size GIS, from modest projects to enterprise-wide systems, the planning model described in this book will help managers, both specialists and senior executives, assess organizational needs and plan exactly what to expect from their GIS implementation.

A methodology useful for any organization, this Spanish edition will now be available to additional audiences seeking guidance with their GIS planning. ISBN: 9781589482296, 274 pp., $9.95.

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