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Intro to Gis

Intro to Gis

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Published by: Живота Старчевић on Nov 05, 2012
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Introduction to GeographicIntroduction to GeographicInformation Systems (GIS)Information Systems (GIS)
The Scholars’ Lab
Slide 1:: Introduction to GIS and ArcGIS
Chris GistChris GistGIS SpecialistGIS Specialistcgist@virginia.educgist@virginia.eduKelly JohnstonKelly JohnstonGIS SpecialistGIS Specialistkjohnston@virginia.edukjohnston@virginia.edu
The Scholars’ LabThe Scholars’ Lab
What is GIS?
A technology
 –hardware & softwaretools
An information handlingstrategy
The Scholars’ Lab
Slide 2:: Introduction to GIS and ArcGIS
The objective: toimprove overall decisionmaking by visualizingdata and seeing newpatterns.
What is a GIS?
“An organized collection of computerhardware, software, geographic data,and personnel designed to efficiently
The Scholars’ Lab
Slide 3:: Introduction to GIS and ArcGIS
 analyze,anddisplayall forms of geographically referenced data.”
(Understanding GIS, 1997)

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