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Dubai roads and transport authority unveils upgraded GIS portal

Dubai: The Information Technology Department at the Corporate Technical Support Services Sector of the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) organised an introductory workshop on the upgraded electronic portal of the GIS that was recently launched by the Authority.

Director of the Information Technology at the Corporate Technical Support Services Sector Abdullah Al Bastaki, stated that the upgraded e-portal of the GIS is considered one of the outcomes of the Enterprise GIS Platform project, which aims at providing advanced tools in reviewing and analysing data and in importing and exporting data mainly that the most advanced global pioneering technologies and software in the field of GIS have been used in developing the e-portal at the Authority based on the elevated GIS Web Services.

“The upgraded portal permits the users to look through the different geographical data available at the RTA in addition to the air and updated satellite footage and allows us to conduct advanced search, inquiry and analysis of the geographical landmarks and to print maps, issue reports and edit data using the data editing over the web browser without using any specialized software,” Al Bastaki added.

Source: AME Info