Oakville – June 20, 2014 | ERMS Corporation announced partnership with Esri, the world leader in GIS (geographic information system) modeling and mapping software and technology, to add their emergency-grade maps within Advantage, an award-winning emergency and incident mass two-way notification system.
With the inclusion of Esri mapping, within the Advantage Mapper module, ERMS provides its customers with the most precise and clear world map—from which they can draw impact zones of any shape and size, select groups and stakeholders, and quickly initiate a notification campaign.
“Esri is without a doubt the best mapping software in the world. We’re happy to provide our customers with an emergency-grade mapping functionality that is perfectly suited to crisis management,” says Sylvain Rollin, President and CEO at ERMS Corporation. “Our partnership with Esri allows us to develop a series of informative map overlays, in the near future, that will give emergency response professionals a more comprehensive understanding of the crisis at hand.” he added.
The Esri powered map is available in version 5.06 of Advantage—which also includes reporting and subscription management, data management, and security features. Contact an ERMS representative to learn more about the comprehensive Advantage emergency mass notification system.
Version 5.06 has been deployed and is currently available.
About Esri Canada
Founded in 1984, Esri Canada provides enterprise geographic information system (GIS) solutions that empower businesses, governments and educational institutions to make timely, informed and mission-critical decisions by leveraging the power of geography. The company distributes the world's leading GIS software from Esri, Schneider Electric, Cityworks – Azteca Systems, Inc. and other technology partners. Headquartered in Toronto, the company serves over 10,000 customers from 16 regional offices across Canada. Esri Canada has joined the elite rank of Canada’s Best Managed companies and has been named to the Branham300. Information about the company can be found at esri.ca.