Emirates Computers, the leading technology integrator in the UAE, and Speck Systems Ltd., the leading Indian geospatial solutions company, are showcasing some of the latest geospatial technologies and applications such as Cadastral Management, Costal Zone Management, Thematic Mapping and LIDAR & Knowledge Management at the annual MAP Middle East 2006, which opened at the Dubai World Trade Centre yesterday. The 2nd annual conference and exhibition, being held from March 26-29, 2006 and organised jointly by Dubai Municipality and GIS Development, will focus on the capability of geospatial information and technology in improving quality of life for the public.
Speaking on their participation, Mr. Tony Abou Jawad, Technical Computing Unit Manager, Emirates Computers said, “Geospatial technologies are an important strategic tool for development in government projects and private business. MAP Middle East, being the only geospatial event in this region, is a perfect platform for Emirates Computers and Specks SpatialTech to demonstrate our state-of-the-art GIS solutions, to network with delegates from various countries and to meet potential customers from the government and the private sector.”
“Government departments depend on information and knowledge and the GIS solutions provide accurate spatial and economic data to these departments. Some of the GIS solutions that we are showcasing are Cadastral Management, Costal Zone Management, Thematic Mapping and LIDAR & Knowledge Management. After our successful participation last year, we are looking forward to an even better and more successful MAP Middle East 2006,” Mr. Abou Jawad added.
Emirates Computers and Speck SpatialTech have partnered on various GIS projects in the Middle East. Speck SpatialTech has the technology and knowledge in the geospatial space and Emirates Computers has tremendous experience in Project Management and technology integration for executive multi system solutions which include software services and hardware and other specialist services.
“The GIS-related business is growing at a very fast rate not only worldwide but also in the Middle East. The worldwide revenue of GIS core-business was placed at US $ 2 billion in 2004. We are sure these figures have grown exponentially in the last two years. MAP Middle East is a perfect forum for us to meet officials from Government departments, Real Estate Developers, Economic Zones, Aviation Authorities and Seaport Authorities of various countries and to demonstrate our GIS solutions and applications,” Mr. V.L. Sudumbrekar, CEO, Speck SpatialTech said.
Emirates Computers and Speck SpatialTech jointly offer end to end GIS solutions in the Middle East. Executives of both companies will be available to meet delegates, partners and potential customers on their Stand No. 19 at MAP Middle East 2006.
About Emirates Computers
Emirates Computers (EC) is a leading technology company based in the United Arab Emirates. Since its inception in 1978, EC has been helping customers benefit from technology by providing cost-effective quality solutions and professional services that match the highest international standards. These services range from mobile communication devices to advanced supercomputers; from small LANs to integrated multimedia WANs, and from internally developed bilingual applications to enterprise-wide management and decision support systems.
About Speck SpatialTech Limited
Speck SpatialTech is a wholly owned subsidiary of Speck Systems Limited, an ISO 9001 accredited and DGQA approved company with core strengths in Photowrite systems, Satcom Solutions, Shelters and Software applications. Speck SpatialTech offers full range of comprehensive geospatial solutions in land administration, urban planning and management, utilities, natural resources management & rural development, environment and disaster management. The company has sophisticated production facilities in India, and has built impeccable credentials in photogrammetric mapping, map publishing, data conversion, digital cartography, and GIS applications development.