Telus Geomatics, a division of Telus Communications Inc., has announced a partnership with Iunctus Geomatics Corp. of Lethbridge, Alta., to procure and process Canada-wide satellite imagery using the SPOT satellite system. Telus will add this leading commercial satellite data to its extensive national data warehouse and store the data in a secure Internet Data Centre. Customers will be able to purchase the imagery directly or by using Telus GeoExplorer, Telus Geomatics’ Web-based GIS.
Telus GeoExplorer is a Web-based application that allows users in the energy, government, forestry, utility, municipal, and commercial sectors to view, edit and manage secure data on maps from the office, home, or on the road. The application offers multiple GIS services such as emergency management, automated vehicle location and asset management to customers across North America.