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SuperPad Helps Cultural Heritage Preservation in Aceh

By [email protected] - 20th October 2016 - 16:30

Supergeo is pleased to announce that the full-featured mobile GIS software, SuperPad, has been selected by BPCB Aceh to assist heritage preservation in Banda Aceh, Indonesia. As the biggest city and capital of Special Region Aceh, Banda Aceh is located on the northwestern tip of Sumatra, has rich cultural and is the closest port to India. Specially designed for field workers, SuperPad supports both Windows and Windows Mobile OS and can collect high-precision spatial data with professional surveying devices. And for accessing map services, SuperPad supports many OGC standards, like WFS, WMS, and WMTS and can synchronize with SuperGIS Server as well, helping field workers to get rich spatial information via the internet without preparedness. For the cultural research, by using SuperPad at the excavation site, the archaeologists can overlay the geologic map and satellite imagery with collected spatial data and gain more information immediately.