Premier GIS Companies Align to Better Serve Clients in State & Local Government
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - May 7, 2013 – Two Esri Platinum Partners have joined together to better enable state and local government personnel, improve workflows, and leverage technology to gain efficiencies in the operation and maintenance of assets. The partnership between Geographic Information Services, Inc. (GISi) and Cityworks – Azteca Systems Inc. brings together nearly 50 years of combined experience in spatial technology and over 220 dedicated employees.
“We are thrilled and honored to become a Cityworks partner” said Lee Lichlyter, President & CEO of GISi. "Their products are the gold standard in the industry for asset and work order management. Additionally, our companies share a common value of putting a client’s needs in front of our own. Government entities across the United States now have world class product and implementation services available to them.”
“GISi becoming an authorized Implementation Partner adds a new level of experience and capabilities to Azteca Systems,” said Brian Haslam, President and CEO of Azteca Systems Inc. “Among Esri’s best-known and most respected partners, the breadth of GISi’s industry knowledge and expertise significantly enhances our ability to ensure the success of our mutual customers. Sharing a common mission to help organizations get the most from their GIS investment, we both believe the best solutions begin with strong relationships and a commitment to GIS. For all intents and purposes, GISi is really an extension to our corporate culture – something I’m sure our customers will clearly see.”
As a Cityworks authorized Implementation Partner, GISi is fully trained and capable of providing services aimed at facilitating a Cityworks implementation, including:
- Esri platform installation & configuration
- Cityworks installation & configuration
- Cloud management services
- Integration services between Cityworks and other enterprise systems
- Data management & workflow analysis
- Capacity analysis & architecture design
- System review & optimization recommendations
- Facilitate extending existing Cityworks implementations throughout the organization
- Identify flexible deployment options for office staff and field crews
- Help organizations manage public engagement (citizen request management) through Cityworks
Sean Savage is leading the effort for GISi under the new partnership, bringing nearly 5-years of experience working with one of the most extensive Cityworks Server implementations to date at Oakland County, Michigan. If you would like to learn more about the GISi service options and how they can help facilitate or improve your Cityworks implementation, please call Sean at 205.941.0442 ext. 179 or email him at Email Contact.
About Azteca Systems Inc.
Since 1986, Azteca Systems Inc. has been providing innovative GIS-centric Management Solutions to agencies that own and care for critical infrastructure, capital assets, and property. Built exclusively on Esri’s ArcGIS technology, Cityworks is a powerful, scalable, and affordable solution for asset management, permitting and licensing. Time-tested and proven technology, Cityworks is Empowering GIS™ at more than 450 user sites around the world.
GISi is an award-winning GIS professional services firm located in Birmingham, Ala., with offices throughout the United States. GISi has a passion for delivering customer driven location technology solutions to federal, state and local governments, and commercial organizations. To learn more, visit www.gisinc.com or call (205) 941-0442.
Rachel Ankersen, Marketing Coordinator, GISi
(205) 941-0442 x 120