Infotech Enterprises Ltd has signed a long-term contract with Tele Atlas NV of the Netherlands to provide map data conversion services, which the company claimed was one of the largest outsourcing engagements for the digital mapping industry. Under this project, Infotech will deploy large number of data conversion specialists to work on various projects for Tele Atlas over the next three years. Infotech stated that Tele Atlas products were widely used both in consumer and business-to-business applications for navigation, location services, logistics, traffic and fleet management. The company provided accurate reproduction of street networks to support turn-by-turn route guidance across virtually every road in Europe and North America.
Source: The Hindu Business Line
Friday, July25, 2003