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Everybody gather around the map and make better decisions in real time.
You might think of spatial analysis as a process that can help you make sense of large amounts of current and/or historical information. And you’d be right about that. But spatial analysis works equally well in real time.
Imagine a metropolitan police department working to stay on top of everything that happens in a big city. Crimes, accidents, and traffic, along with all the mobile and stationary assets that they need to track come together to create an overwhelming task of real-time data collection and analysis.
But in law enforcement, time is of the essence. They need to get a handle on all of this data—and fast. They need to respond in the moment. The real-time data coming into their system needs to be understood and acted upon in real time. Continue reading