The Perspective of Information Management and GIS
- Toward Internet Based Spatial Information -
Asian Disaster Reduction Center, IHD 3F, 1-5-1 Wakihama Kaigan Dori, Chuo-ku, Kobe-shi 651-0073, Japan
The data that currently exists on the internet is merely non spatial data, but with the computerfs speed capability the spatial data will also soon dominate the internet. To prepare for this, understanding the concept of GIS database and information management is a must. Failure to understand this concept will create only conventional and multidirectional information.
Keywords: Information Management, Database, GIS, Spatial Information, Internet