Geographic Information Systems
GIS enables the visualisation, analysis and interpretation of a wide range of mapping data. However, human unfriendly and complex reference systems make GIS platforms difficult to understand and prone to user error. what3words provides a simple and universal language for location that anyone can use, to unlock the potential of GIS for a wide range of applications.
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Esri adds Innovative 3 Word Address System to ArcGIS Marketplace
what3words announced today that it will be providing its innovative 3 word address and location reference system to ArcGIS Marketplace. ArcGIS Marketplace is a destination that enables…
Hexagon Geospatial integrates what3words into its Hexagon Smart M.App platform
In the Hexagon Smart M.App platform, 3 word addresses can be easily displayed for any coordinate in any dataset, or entered in the search bar to locate a specific point on a map.
The what3words locator allows ArcGIS platform users to display the 3 word address for any location or search for a 3 word address, either individually or via batch conversion to and from coordinates. It makes full use of the Esri Geoinformation Model and is accessible online or offline, anywhere in the world.
Esri ArcGIS is available for Web
The what3words plugin for QGIS (the free and open source geographic information system) allows users to display the 3 word address for any location or search for a 3 word address, either individually or via batch conversion to and from coordinates.
FME is the world’s leading spatial data transformation technology. It’s the “go-to” software for anyone working with multiple data formats. By using what3words, users will be able to encode and decode what3words addresses to and from latitude,longitude coordinates, without writing any code.
what3words 2016 adventures
Our Global Partnerships Director, Clare Jones, reflects on a busy year for us here at what3words
Reliable addressing for resilient cities
We’re currently experiencing an unprecedented population shift, something that humans haven’t witnessed since the time we moved from a hunter gatherer lifestyle to one of agriculture and settlement.