Chapter 11. Implementing GIS

  1. Bruce Douglas Director

Published Online: 1 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470985595.ch11

Achieving Business Success with GIS

Achieving Business Success with GIS

How to Cite

Douglas, B. (2008) Implementing GIS, in Achieving Business Success with GIS, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470985595.ch11

Author Information

  1. Corporate GIS Consultants, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 25 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470727249

Online ISBN: 9780470985595



  • Post Implementation Review;
  • Training and follow-on mentoring;
  • competence-work-place observation;
  • Data Capture/Conversion Plan;
  • quality assurance (QA) procedure


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Staff Training

  • Data Capture and/or Conversion

  • Defining the KPIs (Goalposts) for Successful Implementation

  • Implementing and ‘Setting to Work’ of the GIS

  • Undertaking a Post Implementation Review

  • Benchmarking

  • Summary