Using Shapefiles with Data Discovery Tools

By James Schintz, Senior Consultant I was recently turned on to the site,, as a great way to compare metropolitan areas.  What really got me excited about these visuals is how sophisticated geospatial analysis is combined with traditional descriptive visualizations to not only tell a story, but also encourage exploratory analysis. This analysis was […]

Geospatial Business Intelligence – GeoBI

By Philip Duplisey, Director Consulting Services Your company is already doing GeoBI or Geospatial Business Intelligence. You may not call it GeoBI, and perhaps your systems are clunky and difficult to use, so even the association with the word “intelligence” might be over-reaching, but think about it. Your customers are located in sales regions, countries, […]