Press Release Author: Carl Hancock, Aligned Assets
Press Release Summary: 12th August 2008, Old Woking, Surrey - Aligned Assets can announce today the winning of a significant contract to supply South Gloucestershire Council with their Symphony Gazetteer Management System.
Press Release Body: Taking advantage of Aligned Assets' competitive upgrade package, South Gloucestershire replaced their existing Northgate system with a complete package from Aligned Assets that will allow them to manage, validate and share their Local Land and Property Gazetteer (LLPG).
Aligned Assets iManage, combines power and usability with an intuitive, user-friendly interface that makes it the one of the most highly regarded GMS in the industry. The first system to achieve BS7666:2006 compliance, iManage has continued to be at the forefront of gazetteer management that has seen their client base steadily grow within Local Government and now the Emergency Services.
Additional features that South Gloucestershire Council will now be able to take advantage of include automatic updates to the Hub via Symphony iExchange and the ability to protect the quality of the data using Symphony iValidate. The matching of their other address data to the LLPG with Symphony iMatch will enable them to comply with the CORE initiative and authority wide access to the LLPG will be available through Symphony iSearchWeb.
ICT Applications Manager at South Gloucestershire Matthew Toms said of the deal, "Aligned Assets have a strong reputation in the gazetteer sector. We found that not only were they the company that could best fulfill our requirements but also scored very highly with their customer service and on-going support. We feel they clearly provide the best solution on the market for our needs."
NOTES FOR EDITOR *Aligned Assets are an industry leader in gazetteer solutions software. They supply over 80 Local Authorities as well as the British Transport Police and Transport for London. In addition to providing GIS and address management software they can offer a complete range of consultancy, training and project management.
CONTACTS Carl Hancock, Aligned Assets 0870 750 8750 firstname.lastname@example.org www.aligned-assets.co.uk