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Tomorrow’s Technology and You 8/e Chapter 12 Information Technology and Management
Geographic information systems
A geographic information system (GIS) is a special type of DSS designed to work with maps and other spatial information.
Mapping and analytic modeling software
Databases containing map images, geographic, and demographic data
A user interface to enable the manager to query the database and see the results on a map