Longmont, CO, November 14, 2008 --- geoXMF LLC announced today that EMA Inc., a leading consulting company for utilities, government and manufacturing has selected geoXMF’s XMF Alerter as the GIS performance monitoring solution for Providence Water Supply Board’s (PWSB) enterprise GIS implementation.
“GIS is now at the center of PWSB’s mission-critical IT systems,” said Brian Schrantz, EMA Project Manager. “Through this enterprise implementation we have integrated ESRI GIS with Hansen CMMS and Customer Star CIS.”
The enterprise GIS is a Linux-based system running ArcGIS Server and ArcSDE on Oracle 10g databases. “Since this is a critical business system for PWSB we wanted a real-time monitoring system in place from the start,” said Schrantz. “XMF Alerter will be monitoring map services, as well as the SDE connections.”
XMF Alerter will help PWSB GIS staff to understand key performance indicators (KPI’s) of the new enterprise system, insure higher system uptime and increase staff productivity as they can focus on higher values tasks for PWSB.
St. Paul, MN-based EMA, Inc. is a leading information technology and management consulting firm committed to helping utilities and municipal governments solve complex problems. This commitment has shaped the firm's values and professional practices since its founding in 1975. EMA has over 225 employees.
geoXMF LLC is a leader in enterprise GIS performance software and services. geoXMF’s industry leading technology integrates with ESRI® Internet mapping software and is used by organizations including transportation, agriculture, water and wastewater utilities, power distribution and local/regional governments. geoXMF provides products that enable GIS professionals to effectively manage their spatial enterprise and proactively monitor and enhance the key components of their GIS technology stack.
The company’s XMF Alerter and XMF Accelerator software responds to the growing need for organizations world-wide to maximize GIS reliability, usability and performance. For more information, please visit our website: www.geoxmf.com