California, USA, 30 May 2006: Accela, Inc., a provider of government enterprise management software solutions, announced on May 30 that Charlotte, North Carolina has selected Accela Automation to be implemented as the new enterprise permit and land management solution. The solution will be utilized by the land development department, which provides services that protect the welfare of the public and the environment, and support smart growth.
Accela Automation provides the city with a Web-based solution that can manage all enterprise activities including permitting, inspections, workflow, project management, plan review, and code enforcement. Users will access the application using a Web browser, reducing the IT effort needed to configure and maintain the application on client machines.
Accela GIS enhances Accela Automation by giving staff direct access to all geographic land use, zoning, and infrastructure information associated with a parcel, permit, inspection, or plan. Built on the ArcIMS platform by ESRI, Accela GIS seamlessly integrates with Accela Automation to provide automated map analysis.