Geographic Information System (GIS) a system of hardware and software that store, retrieve, map and analyze geographic and location based data along with the operating personnel and the data that goes into the system. It is the computer technology that enables users to apply layers of information and data to a geographic map in order to demonstrate a relationship between the geographic region and the data.
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Geographic information system
A geographic information system lets us visualize, analyze, and infer data to understand relationships, shapes, and movements. It coordinates system in both latitude and longitude to give a 360⁰ view of your analyzed data. GIS is a broad term which refers to a number of different technologies, procedures, and methods. This system is attached to many operations and has many applications related to engineering, logistics, planning, management, business, insurance, and telecommunications. That’s why GIS and location intelligence applications can be the foundation for many location-enabled services that rely on analysis and visualization.