Decatur, Ala., April 18, 2011 — 3-GIS, an Alabama based software development and services company, has announced that Decatur Utilities deployed 3-GIS Express Solution, an Esri-enabled full edit engineering GIS application, to manage their utility enterprise.
Decatur Utilities, providing service to over 22,000 residential customers and more than 3000 businesses, has selected Decatur's own 3-GIS's Express Solution to realize the goal of their Enterprise GIS.
Decatur Utilities recognized the need for numerous user groups, internally and externally, to achieve access to data in their enterprise from different workflows. A comprehensive solution was chosen that could be seamlessly configured to the existing geodatabase, expanding not only the functionality but the administrative levels as well.
3-GIS's Express Solution consists of the thin-client web-editing tool Network Express, the mobile solution Field Express and the configuration tool Express Conductor. Network Express is the GIS industry's first browser-based fully functional edit application defining the next generation of asset management for the utility market.
Field Express, the field side software of 3-GIS's mobile solution, has the ability to be deployed in a variety of mobile devices. In keeping with their mission statement, Decatur Utilities has deployed the cost saving Express Solution to better address data management, planning and analysis, operational awareness and workforce optimization.
Decatur Utilities is located in Decatur, Alabama and is a municipal utility owned by the City of Decatur. Decatur Utilities is the operating name of the Municipal Utilities Board of Decatur, Morgan County, Alabama. Decatur Utilities has 165 employees working to achieve our vision of being your "supplier of choice" for utility services.