Emerging economies have tremendous opportunities for GIS: Trimble CEO

Emerging economies have tremendous opportunities for GIS: Trimble CEO

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Greater Noida: According to Steve Berglund, CEO, Trimble, India presents tremendous growth and opportunity for GIS market. Talking at the opening session of GeoSmart India conference 2016, Steve Berglund said because of geospatial technology, there has been a paradigm shift in many of the application like construction, agriculture, health sectors. Emerging economies are producing opportunities for GIS.

He also added that linking agriculture with GIS was an important step considering the yesterday budget majorly focussing on agriculture. Pointing that the technological growth has changed the definition that was 20 years ago, he said the Internet of Things (IoT), if you apply it to geospatial technology, it will become more effective. A paradigm shift is happening the way we apply geospatial technology. Agriculture is employing geospatial tech for precision agriculture like never before.

Source: Our Correspondent