Cable-vendor forum to pursue GIS cable standards

November 2003
CED;Nov2003, Vol. 29 Issue 11, p14
Trade Publication
Reports on the creation of the Broadband GIS Leadership Forum by a group of computer software vendors and MSO companies in the U.S. Goal of promoting the use of Geographic Information Systems through the forum; Citation of companies that will comprise the forum; Implication of the creation of the forum for the industry.


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