Tracking the tracks at Tech Ed New Zealand


Speaking at Tech.Ed: Matti Seikkula

, posted: 7-Sep-2009 19:32

Matti Seikkula from e-Spatial let us know the company will have some of their people speaking at the Microsoft Tech.Ed New Zealand 2009.

Here are some details of their sessions:

OFC302 Spatialise SharePoint
Mon 9/14 | 14:15-15:30 | Ballroom 2

A data warehouse provides the foundation for an enterprise business intelligence platform. How could integration of spatial data enhance the business benefits BI provides? This session will address this question and present an end to end solution covering data modelling, ETL processing and data query toolsets, all with a spatial flavour. Using a real New Zealand dataset, the session will cover MOSS, Analysis Services, SQL Server 2008, Silverlight and Business Intelligence all brought together in a single 'location intelligence dashboard'.


VOC203 Databases, Gods & Maps: How Express Couriers are delivering us to the future
Tue 9/15 | 10:45-12:00 | New Zealand Room 4

ECL has in the past differentiated itself from its competitors through its use of technology to support superior customer service. To ensure this doesn't diminish it has again invested in technology that enables it to utilize the geospatial attributes of its business information. By exploiting this Location Intelligence ECL will continue to provide the superior customer satisfaction while improving the operational activities that support it. To achieve this ECL - Invested in the ESRI GIS product suite - Established a centrally maintained geocoded address database - Formed strategic partnerships with technology providers and data suppliers - Enhanced its technical and personnel capabilities to exploit location intelligence including the - Has commenced a programme of work to eliminate duplicate information from its other information systems. - Created an environment that supports the individual business needs while delivering location intelligence throughout the organisation. The first project was to centralise its addressing information used for job dispatch, fleet management and the generation of data required to drive an automated courier parcel sortation system, the first of its kind in New Zealand. This presentation will focus on the business need, options available to ECL and the issued faced in getting approval for the preferred solution.


VOC204 Te Puni Kokiri - Maori Land Information Base
Wed 9/16 | 09:00-10:15 | New Zealand Room 4

Te Puni Kokiri was an early adopter of geospatial presentation on the Internet when it first developed the Maori Land information Base (MLIB) web site, in conjunction with the Maori Land Court in 1997. The presentation will cover the history of this development, its recent redevelopment, and where Te Puni Kokiri is looking to extend this in the future.




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