Geographic Information Systems(GIS)

What is Geographic Information Systems(GIS)?

Geographic Information Systems(GIS) meaning Technology used as a framework for gathering and organizing spatial data and related information so it can be displayed and analyzed. A GIS is an integrated collection of computer software and data used to view and manage information about geographic places, analyze spatial relationships, and model spatial processes. A GIS enables users to quickly visualize data, extract trends, optimize routes, and interpret other relationships via maps and charts. The technology helps solve problems and answer questions by presenting complex data in understandable and easily sharable ways.


reference: Glossary – Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy