US: Following the launch of Geographic Information System (GIS), Orbit – the home managing company is among a few who are taking out advantage of it. The company has started giving out access of the geographic information to its 1,300 staff. Orbit has the opinion that this will help the company in reaching its business targets. The GIS tool allows users to profile housing stock and customer demographics, reducing the need for site visits and creating a more efficient way of working. The Orbit staff has helped in shaping the platform and informing the different geographical data to support their roles.