[WEBINAR] Bulletproof: How Today's Business Leaders Stay on Top

Geographic Information Science (GISci)

Definition - What does Geographic Information Science (GISci) mean?

Geographic information science (GISci) is the field that studies, researches, analyzes and processes geographical data and information. It is the science of understanding geographic data and using mathematical and computational tools and technologies to analyze and process that data into meaningful information.

Geographic information science is also known as GI science.

Techopedia explains Geographic Information Science (GISci)

Geographic information science primarily addresses scientific research and study as it relates to the context of geographical information systems (GIS). It applies and uses geographic, information science, geoinformatics and computer science theories and principles to study, research, process and present geographic or spatial data and information.

Besides technical aspects, geographic information science also studies and evaluates the psychological and societal influence of geographical information systems (GIS) on individuals and society.

Share this:

Connect with us

Email Newsletter

Join thousands of others with our weekly newsletter

The 4th Era of IT Infrastructure: Superconverged Systems
The 4th Era of IT Infrastructure: Superconverged Systems:
Learn the benefits and limitations of the 3 generations of IT infrastructure – siloed, converged and hyperconverged – and discover how the 4th...
Approaches and Benefits of Network Virtualization
Approaches and Benefits of Network Virtualization:
Businesses today aspire to achieve a software-defined datacenter (SDDC) to enhance business agility and reduce operational complexity. However, the...
Free E-Book: Public Cloud Guide
Free E-Book: Public Cloud Guide:
This white paper is for leaders of Operations, Engineering, or Infrastructure teams who are creating or executing an IT roadmap.
Free Tool: Virtual Health Monitor
Free Tool: Virtual Health Monitor:
Virtual Health Monitor is a free virtualization monitoring and reporting tool for VMware, Hyper-V, RHEV, and XenServer environments.
Free 30 Day Trial – Turbonomic
Free 30 Day Trial – Turbonomic:
Turbonomic delivers an autonomic platform where virtual and cloud environments self-manage in real-time to assure application performance.