2009 Ohio GIS Conference
Presentation Abstract and Biography

Web GIS, Taking Advantage of the Cloud

Daniel Haag, ESRI

Dan is a Technical Sales Manager with the Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI) and works in the St. Louis Regional Office. Dan has been working with ESRI for nearly 13 years and began his career developing custom GIS applications that leveraged ESRI’s Desktop and Server software. In his current position, Dan is responsible for leading a team of sales engineers who work with ESRI sales staff to develop GIS solutions that support customer business requirements. Additionally, Dan is often involved with marketing ESRI technologies and best practices by participating in regional conferences, seminar series and user group meetings.

Mark Dann, ESRI

Mark Dann is the Senior Account Manager for state government for Ohio, Indiana, and Kentucky. Mark is also the local government team lead for the ESRI office in Columbus, Ohio which covers Ohio, Indiana, and Kentucky. Mark has been employed in the GIS industry for over 20 years with ten of those years with ESRI.

Thursday, September 17, 2009 - 1:50 PM - Track 2

This session discusses the most recent pattern for GIS, “Web GIS” and how it compliments existing patterns of a GIS like Desktop and Enterprise. Together, these three fundamental patterns provide a more powerful and complete Geographical information eco system. We will review the key aspects of a Web GIS, how it relates to the other components and the latest technologies, including cloud computing, that have enabled this new concept.