Latest improvements to global data products availed

June 6th, 2019, Published in Articles: PositionIT

Europa Technologies has released the latest major version (v2019.1) of its suite of global map data products. These products continue to help businesses, governments and NGOs manage their international activities. They also underpin important environmental research on many issues affecting our planet. Amongst thousands of minor updates and enhancements, the new release includes an increase to over 1,5-million named places, political updates to over 40 countries, updated first and second level administrative boundaries, continued hi-resolution border improvements. Time zones have also been updated with DST for 2019/2020, the IMO Particularly Sensitive Sea Areas (PSSA) layer is new. The Earthquakes layer, Exclusive Economic Zones layer and monthly (2018) cloud cover raster layers were also updated. Cartographic styling improvements have also been made. The global map data products published by Europa Technologies are recognised and utilised by earth scientists and a variety of businesses and organisations, including Fortune Global 500 companies, governments and missions of the United Nations. The data is licensed by Google for use within the ubiquitous Google Earth and Google Maps services. The data is now also available in Esri File Geodatabase format.

Contact Europa Technologies,

Related Articles

  • Now Media acquires EngineerIT and Energize from EE Publishers
  • Latest GIS further supports electric and gas networks
  • EE Publishers 2020 Year Planners
  • To readers, customers, suppliers, staff and other stakeholders of PositionIT
  • Mozambique’s land administration modernisation