Gistic Research, Inc. was created in 2005 with the goal of providing world-class solutions to many GIS/IT challenges. It has since established itself as one of the nation's leading experts in the GIS-T and NextGen 911 space. In the transportation sector, Gistic supports DOT's effort in HPMS, Roads and Highways implementation, DOT Data visualization in addition to offering its innovative and modern LinearBench SaaS suite. In the area of NextGen 911, Gistic is behind the collaborative web-based geospatial integration and validation system known as GIVS. The GIVS Suite of software comes with both web-based features as well as ArcMap and ArcGIS Pro application add-ins. In Arizona, the GIV implementation is colloquially known as 'AZGIV' and supports NG 911 data quality control and standardization.