GeoNorth secures contract with the State of Alaska to stream Statewide Digital Mapping Initiative (SDMI) content
Anchorage, AK. -- February 14, 2017 -- GeoNorth, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Tatitlek Corporation and a leader in geospatial and technology solutions today announced it has been awarded a contract by the State of Alaska’s Department of Natural Resources (DNR) to provide imagery streaming services to the general public.
GeoNorth will provide the business and technical services required to ensure that the general public has 24/7 access to the state’s SDMI imagery and other ancillary data layers. The SDMI imagery provides a basemap for the entire state and is a critical resource to a wide variety of users supporting a broad range of mapping and analytic applications.
“GeoNorth is both honored and excited to have been chosen by the state to provide these services”, said Doug Hobson, Executive Director of GeoNorth’s geospatial solutions team. “As an Alaskan-based company that has been working with the Alaskan geospatial community for over 20 years, we understand the importance of this data to a broad swath of users throughout the state, including users from the federal, state and local governments, industry and the general public. We look forward to supporting all of these users and ensuring reliable and timely access to this critical information resource,” said Hobson.
GeoNorth is an Alaska Native Corporation, SBA-certified 8(a) firm and a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Tatitlek Corporation. GeoNorth provides technology services such as enterprise GIS (Geographic Information Systems), Web and Mobile Application Development and Commercial Satellite Imagery to public and commercial clients in Alaska and throughout the US. The company is headquartered in Anchorage, AK. and maintains offices in the Denver, CO. and Washington, D.C. regions. For more information, please visit us at www.geonorth.com.