RICHMOND, VA – January 9, 2007 – Timmons Group, a leader in geospatial and engineering consulting services, today announced that the company’s Technology sector has completed the initial design of an Enterprise Geospatial Platform for a, Fortune 200, Eastern US integrated utility.
The Enterprise Platform is envisioned as the supporting geospatial computing and decision support framework for the company. It will provide an Enterprise Architecture and Common Operating Platform for the management of multiple terabytes of geospatial information. The platform is designed to support a number of geospatial offerings including robust web-based applications and stand-alone geospatial decision support web services developed in a Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) model. The platform is designed to be highly scalable and available to support additional geospatial data, applications and services.
“The Enterprise Platform is a smart business tactic. It significantly reduces the overhead of GIS.” said Lowell Ballard, Director of Advanced Technologies for Timmons Group.
The Enterprise Platform is designed to include multiple, redundant ESRI ArcIMS®, ArcGIS Server® and ArcSDE® Servers.
About Timmons Group
Timmons Group is a leading provider of geospatial, information architecture and engineering services focusing on ArcGIS Server, Mobile ArcGIS Server (ADF) and Enterprise solutions. Timmons Group is a privately held ENR 500 company and maintains a strong business partner relationship with ESRI. Timmons Group has been a recipient of both the ESRI Business Partner of the Year award and the ESRI Foundation Partner of the Year award.
For more information about Timmons Group’s technology services, contact www.timmons.com.