Data migration requires moving of existing digital data from one platform and/or format into the target G.I.S platform and/or format. Existing database information can be linked to G.I.S graphic features unique identifiers and customized software used to bulk load G.I.S attribute data. Commercial and customized migration software can also be used to translate/migrate data between various G.I.S formats and operating system platforms.
Elements of Data Migration:
Ridings offers to receive a client’s current G.I.S data in any format, process it and deliver it back in the specified format. As the G.I.S industry has matured, organizations are soliciting services to migrate their data from one G.I.S model to another. Ridings helps its customers leverage geospatial technology and data to improve the way they do business. Based on the conversion matrix and the required functionality of the new system, Ridings modifies existing tools and processes to migrate the data.