Boston, MA (USA) - October 21, 2008 - Caliper Corporation, a worldwide leader in GIS, transportation and
mapping software, is pleased to announce the second version of a detailed data product for Australia. These data add additional detail to the boundary maps previously provided. This product is free with software orders shipped to Australia, or costs US$195 internationally.
The Australian Data Disk Version 2 ships with an updated Map Library that makes it easy to create attractive maps quickly for any location. This new release adds default maps for land-use and transportation.
The following is a complete list of new layers:
- Australian 9-Second Bathymetry and Topography Grid, 2005 (enables 3D surface visualizations)
- Australian Airport Runways
- Australian Area Landmarks
- Australian Elevation Contours
- Australian Islands
- Australian Pipelines
- Australian Point Landmarks
- Australian Populated Places
- Australian Powerlines
- Australian Railways
- Australian Reserves
- Australian Rivers
- Australian Roads
- Australian Water Areas
Maptitude supports a wide range of projection and datum conversions for Australasia.
A single user license of the Australian Data is US$195. The data are free for new software orders shipped to Australian customers. Please visit the data area of the Caliper web site < http://www.caliper.com/DataCDs/AustralianData.htm> or contact Caliper Sales at 1-617-527-4700 or Email Contact to learn more or to place an order. Web licensing and site licenses are also available upon request.
Caliper Corporation is a leading developer of packaged and custom GIS products, including Maptitude and TransCAD. Caliper GIS mapping software is used by more than 70,000 users in over 70 countries.