Thursday 2 April 2015, Amsterdam
The new report recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Geographic Information System (GIS) Market in the EMEA Region: Esri Inc., Hexagon AB, HERE and Ordnance Survey.
Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Autodesk, Bentley Systems, Bing Maps, Digital Globe, GE Energy Smallworld, Google Map and Tele Atlas.
Commenting on the report, an analyst from the report's team said: “One of the major trends in the market is the increased adoption of GIS applications for mobile computing. Major vendors are developing mobile-based GIS application portfolios, which give end-users freedom to access GIS information from any location, at any given time.”
According to the report, one of the major drivers in the market is the increased demand for GIS technology from the Government sector. Many government and military organizations have increased their investments in GIS technology to effectively increase their national infrastructure and security.
Further, the report states that one of the major challenges faced by this market is the need for high initial investment. GIS technology requires high capital investment, which affects the growth of this market in industries such as Retail, Telecom, Real Estate, and Transportation and Logistics as the complexities involved in receiving real-time data increases the overall cost of GIS solutions.
The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors.