California, USA, 21 May 2007: FortiusOne announced that after the release of GeoCommons at Where 2.0 in San Jose, CA, the public beta version of GeoCommons will be available at www.geocommons.com from May 28, 2007.
GeoCommons is a new destination site that enables user to explore, create, and share geographic data and maps. Providing free access to geographic data, GeoCommons currently has over 2 billion attributes, 35,000 variables, and 1,500 data sets.
GeoCommons information, including data, is constantly being updated and improved by the user community. Users can combine their own data with any other GeoCommons data to gain new insights and update the existing data. The maps will provide insights and help in making decisions, and solve problems by visualizing large amounts of data on maps.
FortiusOne is a solution provider for Web mapping with Map technologies that offer rich information visualization on maps and access to geographic data. FortiusOne’s GeoIQ Web service platform enables developers to build Mapping applications that empower people to explore, create, and share geographic data and build Maps that gain insights, make decisions, and solve problems. For more information, visit www.fortiusone.com.