This guide will focus on the role of GIS within NextGen 911, define the GIS-related functional elements, describe how to successfully transition from tabular 911 data management to 911 GIS data management, and will present various fundamental considerations that should be taken into account as you plan your transition strategy.
• The what and why of GIS
• The importance of GIS Geospatial Data
• The role of GIS in NG911
• Building a comprehensive GIS database for NG911
• Fundamental considerations