Location is an increasingly important source of value creation. And now, by harnessing cloud and edge computing, mobile devices and sensors, data analytics and machine learning, leading digital businesses are leveraging geospatial data and services to align the real and digital worlds, create exceptional customer experiences and build new multi-billion-dollar businesses.
It’s why we’re seeing an upsurge in investment in geospatial technologies. Today’s platform companies recognize that geospatial is critical to disruptive innovation. And they’re making big bets to build capabilities in shared mobility, autonomous vehicles, last-mile delivery, augmented reality and virtual reality, the IoT and geospatial analytics.