ESRI has announced that ArcView Business Analyst 2, the latest version of ESRI’s award-winning desktop GIS solution for business, is now shipping. ArcView Business Analyst 2 is a powerful tool for making better business decisions that combines the full functionality of ESRI’s popular ArcView software with intuitive data analysis tools and a robust catalog of the most up-to-date business, demographic, and household data for the United States.
New functionality in ArcView Business Analyst 2 includes finding new store locations similar to that of a company’s best store, using spatial overlay to get more accurate demographic information around a store, creating gravity models to see how well new sites will perform given the competition, and more. New report templates to help businesses improve their productivity are also included.
Out of the box, ArcView Business Analyst 2 includes all the data and tools that help businesses reach their goals more effectively.