Three Elements of a GIS Features Attributes Feature Characteristics Building type Appraised Value Parcel owner Behavior Display Unimproved lots are displayed in blueWhat parcels areadjacent to Main QueryStreet? What parcels Analysis adjacent to Main St. are also zoned mixed use?
Features • A GIS models reality digitally Buildings • Abstraction of real-world features real- • Communicates locational & descriptive info Topography • Portrays spatial relationships Road Centerlines Parcels Utility Services GIS Pump ID 1 2 3
Attributes• Attributes are information about a feature • Feature characteristics • Display and label characteristics Attributes Feature Characteristics Building type Appraised Value Display and Label Parcel owner Characteristics
Spatial Data Management• Organization and management Networks Surveys Addresses of spatial information Vectors • Accommodate all spatial data Annotation types • Integrate all spatial data types • Manage all spatial data types 3D Objects • Data Creation Attribute • Rules and Behavior • Metadata • Data Maintenance Topology • Editing tools Dimensions • GIS • CAD Terrain • Etc .. Cadastral • Editing workflows • Model Builder CAD • PLTS Cartography Images • Data sharing and distribution • Spatial data repositories • Replication, Versioning, Geodatabase: Object-relational Check in/out information model responsible for • Persist all spatial types managing all geographic data types and • Oracle, SQL Server, DB2, Access, Files their associative rules and behaviors.
Spatial Data Management : CAD Data Type CAD Editing CAD Conversion•CAD Rendering
GIS and SAP Integrated Platforms Ad-hoc Attributes Analysis SAP Equipment ID Updates &Transactions 1 Reporting 2 3 Sales Forecast Integration + Modeling Features GIS Transformer Updates & ID Operations 1Transactions 2 3
Linking Geospatial Features and SAP Attributes Each geographic feature has a record in an associated attribute table within SAP Buildings Buildings Roads Linkage Administrative Areas Administrative Areas Roads Water ServicesSpatial Data Features SAP Attribute Data
Integration Scenarios Asset Management Real Property Equipment ID Maintenance Parcel Account depreciation Work order Building Spatial Reference Utilization Equipment history Spatial Reference Spatial ReferenceEnvironmental HealthAnd Safety Logistics Source Inventory ID Material Type Reporting Routing Spatial Tabular Information Spatial Reference ReferenceProjectsWBS # IncidentNetwork Management Spatial Incident # Reference Incident Type Spatial Reference Mobile
SAP NetWeaver Integration Points SAP NetWeaver™ INTEGRATION OF PEOPLE Multichannel access Portal Collaboration Composite Application Framework INTEGRATION OF INFORMATION Life Cycle Management Bus. Intelligence Knowledge Mgmt Master Data Management INTEGRATION OF PROCESSES Integration Business Broker Process Mgmt APPLICATION PLATFORM ABAP J2EE
Three Different Types of UsersSAP User Composite User GIS UserSAP FunctionalitiesSAP Functionalities Composite Business Composite Business GIS Functionalities GIS Functionalities and Connections and Connections Processes and Services Processes and Services and Connections and Connections Data Synchronization Data Synchronization SAP SAP and Distribution and Distribution GIS GIS