Customers Use Geosk Platform to Search, Discover and Manage Mapping and Geospatial Content
TROY, N.Y. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — November 10, 2011 — Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE: PBI) has long offered the largest catalog of geospatial data sets for solving business challenges with geospatial solutions. With Geosk, a new Pitney Bowes Business Insight on demand solution, customers are now able to find, acquire and subscribe to available data sets digitally rather than relying on data delivery on CDs or DVDs.
Geosk provides smooth version upgrades to data sets along with internal and external applications that permit customers to access and share their own proprietary maps for analysis from any combination of public and third party data sets.
The Geosk Marketplace allows for navigation and search capabilities within PBBI’s spatial on demand catalog so users can see and customize data before purchase then instantly download and analyze that information based on unique business needs.
In addition to the Marketplace, the Geosk Library allows for cost effective content management for businesses with growing data files. The Geosk Library stores geospatial data and mapping content so users can search, access and customize both internal and external data instantly.
“Our clients want to spend more time applying their data to solving business issues and less time looking for their data on a host of servers in multiple formats,” said John O’Hara, president of Pitney Bowes Business Insight. “We are proud to deliver this cloud-based content management solution that delivers a superior customer experience for accessing and storing spatial data over any existing solutions.”
Geosk is a secure searchable and dynamic platform that serves up more than one thousand data listings in formats that align with the needs of geospatial analysts in real estate, risk management, telecommunications, mining, public sector, financial services and retail.
With Geosk, GIS analysts are presented with clear pricing and payment options on each and every data set. The Geosk platform labels each data set with the data type, datum, file format, file size, license information, and even social media features for immediate and informed sharing.
To begin using and sharing with Geosk, visit www.geosk.com today.
About Pitney Bowes Business Insight
Pitney Bowes Business Insight is a software and services company that provides solutions to help organizations acquire, serve and grow relationships with customers and citizens. These solutions enable lifetime customer relationships by integrating data management, location intelligence, sophisticated predictive analytics, rules-based decision making and cross-channel customer interaction management to increase the value of every customer communication while also delivering operational efficiencies.
Pitney Bowes Business Insight is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE: PBI), a customer communications management technology leader. For more information, please visit www.pbinsight.com and www.pb.com.
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