AtlasCT, a developer and provider of worldwide mapping solutions in Israel recently launched www.ABmaps.com, a mapping portal. Via this portal AtlasCT provides online mapping services for the North American GIS market. The portal offers an easy map navigation, which was not yet seen in this kind of mapping portals. It also presents a range of mapping services like address finding, routings, driving instructions, POI lookup and also supports mapping services over a variety of mobile devices, like cellular phones, Pocket PCs and smart phones. They supply B2B online mapping packages for businesses that want to integrate mapping services on their websites.
The technological engine behind this site is the AtlasNET map server which was developed by AtlasCT, and enables real time streaming of mapping data using Macromedia Flash technology and Scalable Vector Graphic (SVG) format. The unique server technology enables fast interactive map viewing using all internet browsers and mobile applications. The portal future plans are diverse and include additional maps of Europe, adding on map webcams to the Traffic service, additional Business Services directed to the LBS market and more.