SEPTA Uses Esri® Platform to Collaborate, Plan for Papal Visit to City of Brotherly Love (Part Two)

SEPTA Uses Esri® Platform to Collaborate, Plan for Papal Visit to City of Brotherly Love (Part Two)

Featured during the Esri® Mid-Atlantic Users Group (MUC) conference in National Harbor, Maryland, the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) successfully used Esri’s ArcGIS Online platform to help overcome logistics challenges involved with Pope Francis’ visit to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Fall 2015. [link to Part One – for this post include MUC-related photo?]

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Insurance and Spatial Information, a Perfect Match

Insurance and Spatial Information, a Perfect Match

Understanding the world through a spreadsheet can be very difficult. Sure, you can see the address, the business line, or the Total Insured Value for one of the policies. But, it is very difficult to see how that one policy relates to the next policy, or if there is a relationship. GeoDecisions has been helping our insurance partners make sense of the spatial information found in a spreadsheet for many years.  Focusing on visualization of our partners’ portfolios, we use the latest Esri® technologies to display, aggregate, symbolize, and compare policies, claims, and other attributes. This strategy provides our partners with a more accurate and encompassing view of their portfolio(s).  

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Organize, Store, Track, and Report with GeoPlan

Organize, Store, Track, and Report with GeoPlan

The ability to locate and manage data is important when performing daily operations for any local government agency. Having a tool to organize and store this information is vital for today’s fast-paced world. GeoDecisions has been supplying local governments with GeoPlan® to do exactly that. With the latest release, GeoDecisions has transformed GeoPlan into a web-based application that provides users with a secure connection to all necessary data with the capability for mobile data entry and retrieval. 

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SEPTA Uses Esri Platform to Plan for Papal Visit to Philadelphia

SEPTA Uses Esri Platform to Plan for Papal Visit to Philadelphia

In September 2015, Pope Francis visited Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, as part of the World Meeting of Families. The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA), operating the Philadelphia region’s public transit network, had to implement a plan to accommodate the large numbers of attendees expected for this historic occasion. Gannett Fleming, Inc. was selected to assist SEPTA with preparing for this event’s significant transportation logistics requirements; while GeoDecisions, the geospatial information technology (IT) division of Gannett Fleming, played a major role in leveraging Esri’s ArcGIS Online platform to support this effort.

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Esri Business Solutions Facilitate Problem Solving

Esri Business Solutions Facilitate Problem Solving

Recently an Insurance Client came to us needing help with a migration away from their current GIS software to Esri's software suite. They wanted to take the opportunity to update and revise their GIS workflows as well but were unsure about how to best do that with this unfamiliar software. GeoDecisions was enlisted and supplied one of our Senior GIS staff members to work closely with the client’s analyst to update their processes, tools, and workflows and recommend new ideas and solutions.

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