JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Idea Integration, the technology solutions and systems integration unit of MPS Group, Inc. (NYSE:MPS) , today announced that it will exhibit at the 29th Geospatial Information & Technology Association (GITA) Annual Conference and Exhibition to be held in Tampa, Florida, April 23-26, 2006.
Vince A. Rosales, managing director for Idea Integration and an active member of the GITA for several years, has been appointed to the 2006 GITA Board of Directors.
“The GITA Board will greatly benefit from Vince’s wealth of experience in the space and his focus on technology,” said Jim Albert, president of Idea Integration. “His continued involvement will also enhance Idea’s already successful geographic information systems (GIS) national practice.”
GITA, a nonprofit educational association serving the global geospatial community, will host its annual forum to promote the use and benefits of geospatial information and technology. The 2006 Annual Conference theme – “No Barriers: Connected. Responsive. Prepared.” – reflects the fact that professionals in geospatial technology must respond to growing business needs to prepare for dynamic situations.
Representatives from Idea Integration, including Rosales, will be available in display 425 to share Idea’s delivery capabilities in the area of GIS solutions development, particularly focusing on Idea’s unique geospatial adapters. By combining an application set and implementation services, Idea’s geospatial connectors facilitate the integration of ESRI(R) GIS tools into business systems via Microsoft’s Information Worker tools to enhance user interface and analysis functions. Idea has been delivering successful GIS development services for over 13 years and has completed over 700 projects to date.
For additional information, visit the GITA conference Web site at www.gita.org.
About Idea Integration
Idea Integration is a professional IT consulting and systems integration firm specializing in application development, digital data management, business intelligence, infrastructure and security, and interactive marketing. Idea serves clients throughout the United States with high value application consulting services. For more information, please visit www.idea.com.
About MPS Group
MPS Group is a leading provider of staffing, consulting, and solutions in the disciplines of information technology, finance and accounting, law, engineering, and healthcare. MPS Group delivers its services to government entities and businesses in virtually all industries throughout the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, and Europe. A Fortune 1000 company with headquarters in Jacksonville, Florida, MPS Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange. For more information about MPS Group, please visit www.mpsgroup.com.